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Samsung Eyes Blockchain Technology to Reduce Supply Chain Overhead Costs

Blockchain technology is making inroads in many different industries. Samsung, a global technology leader, is now keeping a close eye on this technology. The company plans to incorporate distributed ledgers to manage its global supply network. Samsung also shows a keen interest in manufacturing cryptocurrency mining equipment. The Impact of Blockchain Technology Cryptocurrencies have introduced the world to how blockchain ...

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Samsung Electronics Turns to Blockchain to Track Global Supply Chains

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Electronics manufacturing giant Samsung is considering a blockchain platform to manage and keep track of shipments of its vast global supply chain network. In a significant endorsement of blockchain technology, Samsung Electronics – the world’s biggest chipmaker and smartphones manufacturer – is considering a broad implementation ...

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Blockchains in Supply Chain Management: A Deeper Look (Part 1)

Blockchains are being explored by many industries, from cloud storage and healthcare to insurance and legal services. The supply chain management industry hasn’t been left behind, and it’s leading the world in research and development of blockchain technology to solve some of the challenges that have plagued this industry for so long. But how exactly will blockchains impact the supply chain industry, ...

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Vitalik Buterin Issues Proposal for Capping Ethereum’s Supply

On a day when the cryptocurrency community was on high alert for gags, whimsical announcements and other tomfoolery, the creator of Ethereum, known for pulling his own pranks in the past, stepped forth with a most serious proposal: setting a cap on Ethereum’s monetary supply — which has long had no cap at all — at 120 million. On April ...

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Is Vitalik Buterin Serious About Hard Capping the Ethereum Supply? – The Merkle

Even though any sort of cryptocurrency-related announcement made on April 1 needs to be taken with a grain of salt, not everything can be dismissed easily. According to GitHub, Vitalik Buterin is actively contemplating limiting the Ethereum coin supply at some point. That would be an intriguing development that a lot of community members have been asking for. The Ethereum ...

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Vitalik Buterin Makes (Semi-)Legitimate Proposal on Capping Ether Supply

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Ethereum’s most well-known founder and, perhaps, most benevolent influence-wielder is starting April off the way he normally does: cracking jokes. But after the joke itself played out on Github via Buterin’s Ethereum Improvement Proposal (EIP) #960 — the joke being, according to Buterin, to laugh at how ...

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US Company Wants to Track the Gold Supply Chain Using Blockchain Technology – The Merkle

Coming up with more use cases for blockchain technology is not necessarily difficult, although not every use case requires a distributed ledger either. For quite some time now, we have seen interesting synergy between the blockchain and precious metals industries. Emergent Technology Holdings wants to encode the gold supply using blockchain technology later this year. That’s a very ambitious goal, although one ...

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Using Blockchain to Track the Gold Chain of Supply

Emergent Technology Holdings, a US-based FinTech company is planning to release the “g-coin”. A digital token that will be fully backed by gold in an effort to create a way to trade the precious metal with more liquidity. The G Coin Will Be as Good as Gold Similar to the way other companies are developing ways to encode and track seafood ...

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Qtum Partners With Binance to Supply More Liquidity Options for Crypto Holders – The Merkle

Singapore blockchain start-up Qtum caught everyone’s attention this week when it was listed on fast-growing Hong Kong crypto exchange Binance. On Monday when the move was made, the price shot up 42% and continued to rise over subsequent days as traders and investors responded positively  to the addition, although the price has come off somewhat since then to trade at ...

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