Friday, July 28, 2017
Authors Posts by Michael del Castillo

Michael del Castillo

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How the 'Dole Stock Crisis' is Reigniting the Push for Blockchain

Earlier this year, a rare window opened into the way the stock market currently operates when a class action lawsuit revealed that there...

Foxconn Reveals Plan for Blockchain Supply Chain Domination

One of the world's largest tech employers is now in the blockchain business. Foxconn – best known for manufacturing Apple's iPhone – last week demonstrated...

Bitcoin Wallet Maker CoolBitX Raises $500k for Healthcare Solution

Bitcoin hardware wallet maker CoolBitX has raised $500,000 as part of its push into the broader blockchain security industry. The Taiwan-based firm plans to...

Bitcoin Mining Pool Backs Rootstock Smart Contracts Effort

As the community of blockchain developers around the world pushes ever deeper into smart contracts, bitcoin is being left behind. Even as the cryptocurrency on...

Bitcoin Startup Align Raises $24 Million, Rebrands as Veem

The company formally known as Align Commerce has raised $24m as part of its plan to simplify global fiat currency payments using the bitcoin blockchain. Now rebranded...

State Street Wants to Monetize Blockchain with Artificial Intelligence

What if you couldn’t fact check the investment data you wanted to buy, but the data was verified by a cryptographically proven, immutable blockchain?...

The World's Largest Shipping Company Tracks Cargo on a Blockchain

The Danish shipping giant Maersk has revealed the completion of its first live blockchain trial, aimed at simplifying the way in which it sends trillions of...

Blockchain Adoption Optimism Suffers Setback at DTCC Fintech Event

A lot has changed since the DTCC last year held its first ever Blockchain Symposium. Perhaps the most obvious shift is the name itself,...

The Lack of Blockchain Talent is Becoming An Industry Concern

The alleged lack of available talent for blockchain industry jobs was high on the agenda at the DTCC's Fintech Symposium, held at the Grand...

Disruption Not Included? Ethereum Alliance Shows Blockchain Shift

Startups, by definition, seek disruption – but that age-old trend is being bucked by developments in the blockchain technology sector. As evidenced by the much-anticipated...