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Jun 17, 2019 at 09:44
Blockchain Novelties to Galvanize Italian Insurance Industry
The Research Center on Technologies, Innovation and Financial Services (CeTIF) - Catholic University and Reply, together with a group of giant financial banking institutions including Banca Mediolanum, Popolare di Sondrio and Ubi, as well as the popular Italian insurance companies such as Mediolanum Assicurazioni, Cargeas Assicurazioni, Nobis Filo Diretto and Reale Mutua, have finally decided to work together on a solution for the issuance of smart insurance policies based on blockchain and smart contract technologies.
Jun 15, 2019 at 13:20
Naples Makes Resolution on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency
As Italy continues with its vision of being Europe's innovation and technology hub, the Municipality of Naples has made a resolution on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency. Now, the crypto community is eager to see how this project will continue to grow. Various accountants, universities, the CNR and many other giant institutions joined this project. The tenacity was received with amusement, but the city of Napoli has proved for another time that it is ahead of the others in integrating law and economics, finance and social participation.
Jun 14, 2019 at 13:18
Blockchain Tech to Reduce BOD and Carbon Emissions in Italy
In the effort to achieve zero tolerance to carbon dioxide emissions using blockchain and other groundbreaking technologies in Italy, the international certification authority DNV GL partnered with VeChain, a giant technology service provider, to establish a platform with the potential to apply the technology and reduce the bi-oxygen demand (BOD) and other carbon emissions.
Jun 14, 2019 at 11:18
General Motors Uses Blockchain to Boost Automotive Industry
General Motors Ventures investment section has agreed to collaborate with a blockchain startup to work on a protocol and also develop a fraud protection system for the auto financing sector. General Motors (GM) will put much attention, knowledge and money to invest in this project, so as it can reach to its fruition.
Jun 13, 2019 at 12:28
Blockchain Tech to Expose New Value in Logistics Industry
The blockchain technology promises to bring new forms of innovative management to the logistics industry in Italy, and this will help in getting rid of the traditional and centralized way of doing things, and further help in identifying and testing new organizational models and new ways of engendering value in this sector.
Jun 13, 2019 at 10:15
Visa Launches New Blockchain Project to Compete with SWIFT
Visa has announced that it is entering a $125 trillion market using blockchain to carry out these particular payments in the fastest, most economical and most transparent way ever. The blockchain and cryptocurrency industry is among the most lucrative businesses in the world, and this is the reason why popular companies, institutions or people with a big impact on the world’s economy are not hesitating to take advantage of any opportunity available.
Jun 12, 2019 at 13:15
The World’s First Blockchain & Crypto Stamp Presented in Austria
The Austrian Post has presented the world's first special cryptocurrency and blockchain stamp. The groundbreaking special block links the analog and the digital era. From the dirndl embroidery and lederhosen stamp to exceptional items made of porcelain, glass, meteorite dust or sparkling Swarovski crystals in the past few years.
Jun 12, 2019 at 12:22
Blockchain to Increase Food Traceability Quality in Italy
The Politecnico di Milano has published a Smart Agrifood Observatory booklet detailing the significant impact of digital innovation on the food traceability process, efficiency and benefits of using blockchain and other innovative technologies for traceability, enhancing food quality and multiplying revenues, opportunities and problems provided by blockchain for product traceability in Italy.
Jun 11, 2019 at 13:44
Advantages of Blockchain for Small and Medium Business (SME)
The advantages of blockchain and distributed ledger technology in small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are known and clear, but some are more popular than others. Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple are good examples of use cases. Bitcoin is being used by a multitude of SMEs as one of the means of payment.
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