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Blockchain Food Project TE-FOOD Partners With HALAL TRAIL – The Merkle

Te-Foods has announced a partnership with Halal Trail, UK based food company. Disclosure: This is a Sponsored Article The partnership will facilitate bringing fresh food from farm to table, prepared according to halal guidelines. Halal Trail trials 2 projects before expanding globally Halal trail will use TE-FOOD tech for two pilot projects in June. The food traceability solutions will be ...

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BoE: Central Bank Digital Currency May ‘Strengthen’ Monetary Policy

According to research from the Bank of England (BoE), a central bank issued digital currency has the potential to revolutionize monetary policy. BoE Studies Risks and Benefits of Central Bank-Issued Digital Currency The BoE has been researching how a central bank digital currency (CBDC) would work in practice. It authored a research paper which claimed an important ‘step forward’ in ...

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EOS Mainnet Launch | Block.one Confirms All Systems are Go!

There was fear that after a vulnerability was discovered in the EOS code, the EOS mainnet launch might get delayed. But have no fear because that’s not happening! Block.one confirms that all systems are a go and the EOS mainnet launch should still be coming out according to plan. EOS Eliminates Panic The EOS team tweeted out their reassurances that ...

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India’s Telecom Regulator to Use Blockchain to Prevent ‘Pesky’ Telemarketing Spam

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) is planning to use blockchain to prevent unsolicited telemarketing communications, Business Standard reports today, May 30. Trai claims that the technology will enable regulators to accurately track ‘pesky’ telemarketing spammers, who often use unregistered 10-digit phone numbers to evade tracking. Trai Chairman RS Sharma claimed that Trai is “probably the first organization” to ...

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Chinese President Xi Jinping: Blockchain Reshaping Global Economy

Get exclusive analysis and cryptocurrency insights on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Xi Jinping, the President of China, arguably the most powerful politician in the world today, has said at the annual academic conference hosted by the Chinese Academy of Sciences that blockchain technology, artificial intelligence (AI), and Internet of Things (IoT) are reshaping the global economic structure. “Ever ...

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BTCC Plans Major Overhaul – The Merkle

A lot of cryptocurrency exchanges exist in this day and age. Not all of these trading platforms are created equal, as some suffer from outdated infrastructures. BTCC, one of the oldest trading platforms in this industry, is looking to upgrade its offerings in the near future. This is a positive development which will benefit all users in the long run. A ...

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New Blockchain App For Quick Identity Verification To Help Protect Users’ Data

A company has launched a new blockchain-powered identity verification app to help users avoid online fraud during internet transactions. Blockpass also aims to counter the repetitive task of constantly entering proof of identity across different platforms, such as new bank accounts and travel document applications. The idea of the project is to allow customers to store their data via the ...

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Bitcoin Cash Holding Above $1K

Bitcoin Cash price (BCH) rebounded from a one-month-low of $890 amid a broader market rally. The fourth largest coin rose at a double-digit rate in Tuesday’s trade and is increasing at a mid-single digital rate today. The BCH coin trades above $1K today – with the market cap of $17.4 billion. The coin gets the majority of volume from the ...

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TaaS Partners with OSA DC to Build Global Smart Consumer Platform

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the press release. May ...

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Survey Indicates 35% of High Net Worth Individuals Have Invested in Crypto

According to a published survey, over a third of high net worth individuals either plan to or already have invested in cryptocurrencies. deVere Poll Hints at Great Interest in Cryptocurrency Among Wealthy Individuals The research was conducted by the deVere Group – a global independent financial consultancy group. The poll surveyed over 600 of the group’s clients from across the ...

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