7 June

SAP to offer cloud blockchain service

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SAP to offer cloud blockchain service

SAP announced today at its Sapphire customer conference it was making the SAP Leonardo Blockchain service generally available. The latter is a cloud service to help companies build applications based on digital ledger-style technology. Gil Perez, senior vice president for product and innovation and head of digital customer initiatives at SAP, says most of the

3 June

Decentral’s President Talks Canada’s Blockchain Fever

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Decentral’s President Talks Canada’s Blockchain Fever

With the announcement of the “Decentral Project,” a three-pronged evolution to Decentral’s current service offerings, the Toronto-based blockchain company once again captured the attention of the community at-large. The announcement arrived at an official afterparty for Consensus 2018, and left many wondering if the Canadian company will deliver on its goals to unite people and

11 May

Pineapple Fund Closes; Donated Over $70 Million CAD Worth of Bitcoin

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Pineapple Fund Closes; Donated Over $70 Million CAD Worth of Bitcoin

In a heartfelt post on Reddit yesterday, the mysterious figure behind the Pineapple Fund said farewell to the ambitious charitable project. The Pineapple Fund is closing after turning a total of 5104 BTC into millions of dollars donated to various charities and causes. Using Bitcoin to make the world a better place Not much is

2 May

BMW, IBM, Bosch, Ford, and 30+ Others Launch Open Blockchain Group MOBI

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BMW, IBM, Bosch, Ford, and 30+ Others Launch Open Blockchain Group MOBI

Today, major automotive and blockchain industry leaders announced the formation of the Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative (MOBI). MOBI unites prominent companies and startups in the automotive and emerging technology space with a mission to accelerate the adoption of blockchain and adjacent technologies. Members include Ford, BMW, Bosch, General Motors, and more According to the press

20 April

This visualization shows just how crazy and explosive the ICO market has become

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This visualization shows just how crazy and explosive the ICO market has become

What the hell is an initial coin offering? If you’re baffled by the rise of the buzzy, blockchain-based fundraising method, you aren’t alone.  Investors, entrepreneurs, and policymakers across the globe are still trying to figure out what an ICO is, too. A few things are clear, though. First, while an ICO is a bit like