A bill introduced by New York Assemblyman Ron Kim would launch pilot programs testing cryptocurrencies as a community monetary system.
Blockchains should do for the global value chain what shipping containers did for transport of goods, says HSBC trade finance expert Vinay Mendonca.
China's central bank has completed a blockchain-based system that digitizes checks in a move to counter fraud in the country.
China Mobile, one of China's three state-owned telecoms giants, is exploring moving part of its mobile data business to a distributed ledger.
Two ethereum-based bounty marketplaces are beginning to take off, and are hoping to take the decentralized application (dapp) space with them.
"Convergence" means different things to different people in the blockchain space. But it's a word that's cropping up again and again.
In an era where many startups are taking more complex transactions to other blockchains, Hodl Hodl is focused on making them work on bitcoin.
"It's about being demand driven instead of supply driven."
Crypto exchange Huobi has teamed up with NewMargin Capital and Kiwoom Securities to launch a blockchain fund focused on China and South Korea.
The plan is to incentivize solar power generation by circumventing rules inhibiting its adoption made by Madrid.