CommBank Develops Blockchain Marketplace to Boost Sustainable Development, Biodiversity

The prototype blockchain marketplace is aimed to support sustainable development and reward landowners for protecting the environment. Source link

Pieter Wuille Unveils ‘Miniscript,’ A New Smart Contract Language for Bitcoin

Smart contracts could soon get a boost in bitcoin as prominent programmer Pieter Wuille has unveiled a new coding language designed specifically for their use. Posted to the bitcoin developer mailing list Monday, the ‘Miniscript’ language aims to make it easier for programmers to write up “smart contracts” or conditions for spending bitcoins. Programmers Wuille, Andrew […]

Deloitte Launches ‘Blockchain In a Box’ to Help Enterprises Showcase Tech

The “Big Four” auditing firm has launched a mobile plug-and-play product aimed to help enterprises demo blockchain solutions. Source link

Crypto Exchange Binance Announces New Stablecoin Initiative

The crypto exchange has announced that it’s launching Venus, a project that will develop “localized” stablecoins around the world. Source link

Ethereum Coders Approve 6 Changes for Upcoming Istanbul Hard Fork

Ethereum core developers have finalized a list of EIPs for the network’s next system-wide upgrade. Source link

ASX’s In-the-Works DLT Settlement System ‘on Track,’ Says Yearly Report

The Australian Securities Exchange has released its 2019 financial report, offering insight into its upcoming distributed ledger settlement system. Source link

Steemit to Automate Development Funding With New DAO

The blockchain project that focuses on monetizing social media sites is launching a DAO in its coming hard fork upgrade. Source link

Moscow to Develop a Blockchain System for Transparent City Services

Russia’s capital is seeking a contractor to build an ethereum-based system to host some of the city’s administrative services. Source link

Bitcoin’s Surging Dominance – Is This Time Really Different?

Bitcoin’s share of the total crypto market is rising rapidly, but is that necessarily good news for the sector? Source link

Meet FumbleChain, the Purposely Flawed Blockchain

There’s a new blockchain for developers to break at will. The “capture the flag” project from Kudelski Security is meant to educate. Source link