South Korea Eyes More Reliable E-Voting With December Blockchain Trial
South Korea is set to test a blockchain system next month in an effort to improve the reliability and security of online voting.
U.S. FDA Eyes Blockchain to Enhance Food Safety in the Wake of E. coli Outbreak
Following an outbreak of E. coli in the United States that was linked to romaine lettuce, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is considering better track-and-trace methods and this includes the use of blockchain technology.
French Grocery Chain Integrates IBM’s Food Trust Blockchain
IBM has been flirting with blockchain technology for years. The former PC manufacturer has quietly built multiple blockchain technologies while more obviously innovating in spaces like artificial intelligence with its Watson technology.
Interview: How Blockchain Can Make Passwords a Thing of the Past
REMME CEO Alex Momot spoke with CCN recently about the project’s goal to eliminate the need for passwords and related security problems using something he calls a “digital passport” that operates on a blockchain.
Watch out Wall Street, Blockchain is Coming: Fmr. JPMorgan Exec. Blythe Masters
Blockchain innovator and former JPMorgan head of commodities Blythe Masters spoke at the London Metal Exchange annual dinner during the LME Week to say that blockchain is coming to commodity markets to introduce heightened confidentiality, reduce paper waste, and improve provenance and productivity.