Blockchain/Bitcoin

A Blockchain-Powered Data Marketplace for Used Cars Launches in Singapore

sgCarMart is launching a Know-Your-Vehicle used car data marketplace, in a bid to help users make better decisions. The company will utilise a decentralised data exchange protocol by Ocean Protocol to make the vision a reality. Glenn Ong, General Manager of

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Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong: Not All Problems Need a Blockchain Solution

Prime Minister Lee Hsien advised sober assessment of blockchain technology in a Facebook post shared earlier. Ironically on his Facebook post he was also commenting on the Facebook’s controversial cryptocurrency project, Libra. Describing Facebook’s Libra, he said it has “a

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SGD 16.8 Million Raised for Blockchain Solutions Through Singapore’s Government Backed Blockchain Accelerator

Today, Tribe Accelerator, Singapore’s first government supported blockchain accelerator, held its first ever Demo Day at Facebook’s Asia-Pacific Headquarters in Singapore. The Demo Day is part of a global demo tour that will showcase the market-ready solutions developed by Tribe’s

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AI, Blockchain and Thought Control: The World in 2069

Many businesses face a breathless race to keep up with the latest technology – fighting to ensure they are working efficiently and effectively and aren’t leaving open the chance that their rivals will steal a march on them. In that

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Singapore’s Central Bank Has Some Serious Reservations about Facebook’s Cryptocurrency

The Monetary Authority of Singapore is now among the regulators that have expressed reservations about Facebook’s upcoming cryptocurrency, Libra. The central bank sees significant obstacles in Facebook’s way, according to a Bloomberg report, and they are “not trivial”. Ravi Menon,

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World’s First Traditional Equity Shares on the Blockchain Launches in Singapore

Blueshare, the world’s first traditional equity shares on the Ethereum blockchain, held its Singapore private launch dinner on June 24, 2019 at Mitzo restaurant of Grand Park Orchard Hotel. Dr. Zlatin Sarastov, Chief Financial Officer, and Mario Dimitroff, Head of

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A Blockchain-Based Alternative to Grab is Now Listed on Binance

Binance just announced a partnership with a Singapore-based blockchain company with a simple goal: keeping relevant information about a vehicle transparent and available on an immutable network. MVL is a blockchain protocol mainly known for running Tada, a blockchain-based alternative

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10 Years Old Blockchain Entrepreneur Steals the Show at Tech-Summit in Bangkok

One of the ASEAN region’s youngest entrepreneurs, KIDLetCoin CEO and Co-Founder, 10 year old Kaede Takenaka, spoke about blockchain and cryptocurrencies at this year’s Techsauce Global Summit in Bangkok.   The entrepreneur spoke about educating young kids on smart currencies

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LuneX Backed Sparrow Launches Crypto Trading Platform

Fresh out of Beta, Sparrow, a Singapore-based options trading platform has launched a platform for Bitcoin and Ethereum options trading which are settled by smart contract. The company is backed by LuneX Ventures a crypto and blockchain dedicated VC fund

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LINE’s Partnership with VISA Might See the Duo Introducing Crypto Payments Soon

Japanese internet giant LINE announced that its fintech unit LINE Pay has inked a partnership with VISA, which will see both parties provide financial services for their collective user bases of millions of consumer and merchants worldwide. This development seems

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