AIG teams with IBM to use blockchain for clever insurance policy, Reuters

AIG teams with IBM to use blockchain for clever insurance policy, Reuters

AIG teams with IBM to use blockchain for 'brainy' insurance policy

(Reuters) – Insurer American International Group Inc has partnered with International Business Machines Corp to develop a “brainy” insurance policy that uses blockchain to manage elaborate international coverage, the companies said on Wednesday. Read More

Agama Wallet, SuperNET

Agama Wallet, SuperNET

Significant – Read install instructions

The latest release dosen’t have an installer yet, which means you will have to download two files in order to get the wallet working decently.

Linux install happens in the same manner. Guides include links to movie tutorials.

Help us test Agama Wallet

Agama Wallet is in its early development phase, but already publicly available for testing. Read More

After Internet, it s Blockchain Internet Two

After Internet, it s Blockchain Internet Two

After Internet, it’s Blockchain Internet Two.0

Technology disrupts technology. That has been fundamental to every incremental innovation mproving lives. But there comes a technology once in several decades that redefines innovation and permits fresh technologies to get built on that. Internet was the most latest example of such technology until blockchain happened. Read More

A Universal Library for Health Care: Health Data Meets Blockchain Technology

A Universal Library for Health Care: Health Data Meets Blockchain Technology

A Universal Library for Health Care:

Health Data Meets Blockchain Technology

The library catalog is a relic of days gone by, but in its prime, it was the best way to find what you were looking for at the library. The Dewey Decimal System (DDS) was a ordinary, yet specific classification system. A book gets an identification number based on its subject, author, title, and version. Read More

A gentle introduction to digital tokens, Bits on blocks

A gentle introduction to digital tokens, Bits on blocks

Bits on blocks

A gentle introduction to digital tokens

Digital tokens have come to the fore recently, firstly with excitement about cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, then with digital tokens being used to represent different assets on a blockchain. What are they? How can you digitise a token? Why is it significant? Read More

A fantasy of the 90s lives on: What GSTPA instructs us about blockchain – Pensions & Investments

A fantasy of the 90s lives on: What GSTPA instructs us about blockchain – Pensions & Investments

A fantasy of the ‘90s lives on: What GSTPA trains us about blockchain

Those of us with long memories in financial services recall the promise of a late 1990s industry initiative to bring standardization, transparency and efficiency to securities processing: The Global Straight-Through Processing Association. Read More

A Blockchain Q – A with Dell’s Shishir Vadhavkar

A Blockchain Q – A with Dell’s Shishir Vadhavkar

A Blockchain Q&A with Dell’s Shishir Vadhavkar

In this blog, we talk with Shishir Vadhavkar, Director Industry Solutions – Banking and Financial Services at Dell about IoT, the future of blockchain and more. Shishir will be speaking at the Blockchain World Congress this September in NYC.

What is Dell’s role in the blockchain adoption? Read More

A Bitcoin Beginner’s Guide to Surviving the BIP one hundred forty eight UASF

A Bitcoin Beginner’s Guide to Surviving the BIP one hundred forty eight UASF (updated)

This is a re-write of A Bitcoin Beginner’s Guide to Surviving a Coin-Split, specifically addressing issues associated with the upcoming BIP one hundred forty eight UASF. (Update: And the BCC launch.)

July 26th update: With BIP91 activated, it seems increasingly unlikely there will be a Bitcoin 148/Legacy Bitcoin split at all. Read More

A beginner’s guide to Ethereum tokens – The Coinbase Blog

A beginner’s guide to Ethereum tokens – The Coinbase Blog

A beginner’s guide to Ethereum tokens

What is an Ethereum token?

Before learning about Ethereum tokens, it is significant to very first understand the basics of Ethereum. Please see my beginner’s guide to Ethereum for those fresh to this concept entirely. Ethereum tokens are simply digital assets that are being built on top of the Ethereum blockchain. Read More