Winklevoss Twins’ Gemini Buys Nifty Gateway, Marking Its First-Ever Acquisition

The Gemini crypto exchange made its first-ever acquisition by purchasing the Nifty Gateway platform, which enables users to buy and manage non-fungible tokens. The Winklevoss twins’ Gemini exchange has made its first-ever acquisition by purchasing the Nifty Gateway platform, which enables users to buy and manage non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Tyler Continue Reading

Lamborghini Now Uses Salesforce Blockchain to Certify Heritage Cars

Launched in May 2019, Salesforce’s Hyperledger-based blockchain platform will now be used to authenticate Lamborghini heritage cars. Italian luxury sports car brand Lamborghini is using Salesforce Blockchain to authenticate heritage Lamborghini cars. Salesforce, a major global customer relationship management firm, announced on Nov. 19 that Lamborghini can now trace, certify Continue Reading

FEMA Suggests Blockchain-Based Registry to Improve Disaster Insurance Payouts

The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency is investigating a blockchain-based property registry to streamline disaster insurance payouts. The United States Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is exploring the idea of a blockchain-based property registry to streamline disaster insurance payouts. In its latest National Advisory Draft Report to the FEMA Administrator, Continue Reading

Secrets They Missed at DevCon: What It’s Really Like in a Working DAO

The secret to building a successful decentralized autonomous organization: Decred project lead shares four lessons in de-leadership. The topic of decentralized autonomous organizations is echoing loud and clear from the halls of this year’s DevCon to CryptoTwitter. Multiple projects at DevCon, including Aragon and MolochDAO, presented their commitments to decentralize Continue Reading

Deutsche Boerse, Swisscom Settle Securities with Corda and Hyperledger

Deutsche Boerse and Swiss state-run telecom Swisscom have settled securities transactions using different blockchain protocols. German securities marketplace Deutsche Boerse and Swiss state-run telecom Swisscom have settled securities transactions using different blockchain protocols. In a joint proof-of-concept (PoC) involving a number of banks, the participants exchanged money in the form Continue Reading