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Yellow Card raises $15m Series A funding for African expansion

Business Day Online 28 Sep 2021
Valar Ventures, Third Prime, and Castle Island led the round in Yellow Card. Participation came from Twitter’s Square, Ventures, Coinbase Ventures, Polychain Capital, BlockFi, Fabric Ventures, Raba Partnership, MoonPay, GreenHouse Capital, and more ... Read also. Why Evergrande bankruptcy is causing anxiety in crypto market.

Nigeria, Ghana sprint to join digital currency race

The Times of India 22 Sep 2021
LAGOS ... "eNaira will be for transactionary purposes." ... The new eNaira will be issued by the CBN as legal tender like the current naira currency and will operate on the Hyperledger Fabric Blockchain ... Nigeria climbed two steps this year to rank sixth globally in crypto adoption, according to blockchain data platform Chainalysis ... .

Portal Brings Bitcoin-based DeFi to the Masses, Raises $8.5 million

Inside Bitcoins 21 Sep 2021
Achieving interoperability between different blockchains is a problem a number of projects are attempting to solve – doing so in a truly decentralised fashion is even harder, but Portal thinks it’s cracked it ... “Fabric lets you spin up your own secure layer two peer-2-peer network using Bitcoin blockchain as the trust anchor.”.

Blockchain: Macroeconomic Trends

Power Technology 21 Sep 2021
Industry alliances or consortia have become popular as implementation of blockchain solutions requires a group of parties to agree to use the network. Blockchain projects need to demonstrate their effectiveness in addressing the needs of multiple stakeholders to ensure everyone is motivated to use the solution ... Blockchain talent.

RBI regulatory sandbox: How this fintech uses blockchain for cross-border pay

Live Mint 15 Sep 2021
The Reserve Bank of India has selected Open Financial Technologies Pvt Ltd to build a blockchain-based cross-border payment system ... For the cross-border payment system under the RBI’s regulatory sandbox, the start-up would use Hyperledger Fabric, which is a Linux-based open-source blockchain.

Adaptive Computing Challenge 2021

Technology Org 09 Sep 2021
This year’s challenge consists of three new categories ... Category 1 ... Category 2 ... Within the Big Data Analytics framework, this contest exclusively focuses on accelerating blockchain applications including Proof of Work (PoW) algorithms that require high memory bandwidth and transaction validation for permission blockchains such as Hyperledger Fabric.

How Far Can CBN Sustain e-Naira?

All Africa 08 Sep 2021
... Fabric Blockchain technology is being used globally.

Microsoft obtains patent for ‘Ledger-Independent Token Service’ in US

OBN 27 Aug 2021
US IT giant Microsoft has now received a patent for a service related to blockchain technology that facilitates a cross-chain token administration system ... Some of the notable platforms mentioned in the patent were Ethereum, Hyperledger Fabric, JPMorgan’s enterprise blockchain platform Quorum, R3 Corda, and Chain Core.

Media giant FOX corp invests in Eluvio, NFT-related companies

OBN 26 Aug 2021
Through its investment, FOX will aim to accelerate the adoption and growth of blockchain and NFT in the media and entertainment industry ... Launched in 2019, Eluvio has been developing a Content Fabric open protocol blockchain network that specializes in owner-controlled storage, distribution, and monetization of digital content at scale.

Fox Corporation Makes Strategic Investment In Eluvio And Selects Eluvio As Platform For Fox Entertainment's ...

The Salamanca Press 25 Aug 2021
Launched in 2019, Eluvio is led by Emmy Award-winning technologists, Michelle Munson and Serban Simu, and the company's Eluvio Content Fabric is an advanced, open protocol blockchain network purpose-built for owner-controlled storage, distribution, and monetization of digital content at scale.

Rag traders on mission of recycling redemption

The Daily Telegraph Australia 19 Aug 2021
Over the next few years, BlockTexx aims to recycle millions of tonnes of old fabric into virgin materials for use in road and construction projects.

Microsoft To Fight Piracy With Ethereum, Introduces Project Argus

NewsBTC 17 Aug 2021
The document revealed that the software giant engaged in a blockchain-based reward system to fortify its anti-piracy campaigns ... This implies that Microsoft will depend on the transparency of blockchain technology for its new system. Argus is a protocol built on the Ethereum blockchain that proposes to give a trustless incentive mechanism.

Top Blockchain Jobs To Build A Great Career

Zerocrypted 11 Aug 2021
Launched just ten years ago, blockchain has quickly become one of the most sought-after technologies ... According to Statista, spending on blockchain solutions will reach $19 billion by 2024 ... Career Opportunities in Blockchain ... Learn IBM’s Hyperledger Fabric and Ethereum as these are the two most used blockchain technologies in the world.

SENSO is Ready to Explore 6 NFT Use Cases on Polkadot

Coin Idol 03 Aug 2021
When NFTs emerged as one of the key blockchain trends in 2020, metaverse creators quickly realized their explosive potential for the virtual space ... In a way, they are detached from the fabric of a game or a metaverse and can be traded freely, through any blockchain marketplace or even in the P2P mode, directly between users.

Bitcoin tests the $40k resistance level

Arab News 30 Jul 2021
A report released in May by blockchain infrastructure platform Bison Trails found that around 80 percent of central banks were exploring using digital currencies, with ... London-based Fabric Ventures has closed a $130 million fund to invest in early stage blockchain companies.