IBM, Tata Communications join blockchain tech governing council Hedera

Anirban Ghoshal

IT services and solutions provider IBM and Tata Communications have joined the Hedera governing council that governs the usage ....

13 August, 2019

Column: Technology key to shaping global sustainable development paradigms

Ravi Narayan

During a routine house clean-up one day in 2017, Shalini Sharma finally decided to dispose of her growing pile of disused electronics. ....

12 August, 2019

Tech Mahindra, BlockApps to accelerate blockchain adoption by enterprises

Anirban Ghoshal

Indian IT services firm Tech Mahindra will partner with US-based blockchain solutions provider BlockApps to accelerate the adoption ....

8 August, 2019

Mindtree joins open source blockchain community Hyperledger

Vignesh Ananthraj

IT services firm Mindtree has joined an open source blockchain community Hyperledger.  Being a general member of the Hyperledger ....

1 August, 2019

Watch: We want to combine the offline and online shopping experience: Vidya Laxman, Tesco

Vignesh Ananthraj

Vidya Laxman drives innovation to better the in-store experiences of customers at British food retailer Tesco’s 6,800-odd ....

29 July, 2019

Govt panel recommends ban on cryptocurrencies, promotes issuance of digital rupee

Payal Ganguly

A government committee has recommended a law banning cryptocurrencies in India, which will criminalise any activity related to ....

23 July, 2019

Most emerging technologies are going to be fueled by open source: Brent Schroeder, Suse

Vignesh Ananthraj

Brent Schroeder took charge as Global CTO at German open source software firm Suse in June this year, about a year after it was ....

19 July, 2019

Cryptocurrency exchange Cryptokart shuts operations

Tanmay Tiwary

Cryptocurrency exchange firm Cryptokart is shutting down operations. “We've decided to shut down Cryptokart,” ....

19 July, 2019

8 lakh Indian engineers trained in emerging technologies: Nasscom

Anirban Ghoshal

National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom), the software services industry lobby, said today that it had ....

17 July, 2019

Yes Bank, US software firm MonetaGo help Vedanta tap commercial-paper market using blockchain

Anirban Ghoshal

Private-sector lender Yes Bank on Thursday said that it has facilitated the issuance of commercial paper worth Rs 100 crore ($14.6 ....

11 July, 2019

US Congress asks Facebook to pause Libra; UK regulator proposes ban on crypto-derivatives

Vignesh Ananthraj

Facebook seems to be getting a lot of tough questions just weeks after it announced that it would be launching its own cryptocurrency, ....

4 July, 2019

Microsoft rolls out update for its IT infra designed for building apps using blockchain

Anirban Ghoshal

Redmond-headquartered tech firm Microsoft in a blogpost said that it is rolling out its Azure Blockchain Workbench 1.7.0 update ....

2 July, 2019

Facebook looking for digital coin head; IT firms shrug blame for aircraft malfunction: Reports

Vignesh Ananthraj

Facebook is on a hunt to find an expert to run the Libra project, its newly launched digital blockchain currency, according to ....

1 July, 2019

Blockchain startup New Street Technologies gets seed money

Kavya Kothiyal

New Street Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which builds and operates blockchain-enabled platforms for institutional clients in the financial ....

25 March, 2019

IBM’s Bob Lord bets on India as hub for open-source blockchain solutions

Vignesh Ananthraj

Despite the prevailing scepticism worldwide about the future of blockchain, IBM believes it is still one of the more important ....

19 March, 2019

IBM's Willie Tejada on blockchain's future in India and why developers must reskill faster

Vignesh Ananthraj

Willie Tejada is the chief developer advocate at IBM Corp and is in charge of fostering the company’s global developer ecosystems. ....

18 March, 2019

TCS to develop cross-industry blockchain platform using tech from Microsoft, R3

Shweta Sharma

Homegrown IT services major Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is developing blockchain solutions to adopt them across industries ....

14 March, 2019

SEBI may use sandbox approach to adopt AI, blockchain in markets: Report

Anirban Ghoshal

Indian markets regulator the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has been considering taking a "regulatory sandbox" ....

1 March, 2019

Nandu’s Chicken is using analytics, blockchain to put healthier chickens on your plate

Anirban Ghoshal

What crosses your mind when you go to buy chicken or table eggs other than those mouth-watering dishes? Most probably how fresh ....

1 March, 2019

Tech Mahindra partners California’s TBCASoft to promote blockchain platform for telcos

Shweta Sharma

Information technology (IT) firm Tech Mahindra Ltd has announced its collaboration with California-based blockchain startup TBCASoft, ....

28 February, 2019

Startup behind world's first cryptocurrency bond gets funding from London bourse


London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) said on Wednesday it had invested in a startup that lets companies issue debt on blockchain, ....

27 February, 2019