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IBM: Central bank cryptocurrency could be available within five years

Central banks fear the unregulated private sector digital currencies could undermine their monetary sovereignty.

IBM blockchain platform used for sourcing scallops

IBM's Rajendra Rao said this effort will reduce the time of tracing the food's origins to "a matter of seconds."

Booking Holdings exits Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project

The cryptocurrency proposed by Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg has been a target of skepticism and criticism from a number of government officials.

Stamford’s ISG debuts blockchain research database

XChange provides industry-specific blockchain case studies with data provided by a global blockchain consortia.

Stamford Innovation Week steadily expanding into major regional presence

The ultimate goal, says founder Jonathan Winkel, is “to get exposed to knowledge, ideas and skills, to make connections and introductions, and to meet peers outside of your normal routine.”

Will Facebook’s Libra tip the cryptocurrency scales?

"We still have governments and governments are not willing to let their currencies go," warned Nicholas Coriano of Cervitude Inc.

BlockTower Capital debuts analyst talent competition

The first place winner will receive a 2 Bitcoin prize or the equivalent cash value.

IBM tapped for FDA blockchain pilot program on prescription tracking

"Blockchain could provide an important new approach to further improving trust in the biopharmaceutical supply chain," IBM's Mark Treshock said.

Xerox receives patent for blockchain-based data revision system

Xerox stated the technology will "allow record owners to recover work that may have been altered or destroyed from more traditional control systems."

Information Services Group introduces blockchain product

“Blockchain is demonstrating its practical application now within enterprises,” said Michael P. Connors, chairman and CEO of ISG.

Priceline CEO: Blockchain tech is not a priority for us

Speaking at the Skift Global Forum in New York City, Glenn Fogel said that Priceline is not putting any priority in exploring the potential of blockchain technology, which offers a digitized and decentralized ledger of chronological transactions.

Xerox files patents for blockchain technology solutions

The Norwalk-based company filed its patents in February 2016, with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office only recently making the filings public.