A subsidiary company of Russia's largest bank has recently launched a pilot version of a new unified Blockchain-based database of insurance histories that will help to combat fraud in the insurance industry.
Japan may soon start regulating PokeCoins, the virtual currency used in the most popular mobile game of 2016 – Pokemon Go. Moreover, the Financial Services Agency (FSA) of Japan proposes to secure the virtual currencies used in games with real-world money.
Blockchain Angels, the World's first blockchain professional investors’ network, in collaboration with the UKBAA, the leading UK angel body, announced a ‘Masterclass on Investing in Blockchain’ event held in London, Tuesday 18th of October 2016.
120 minutes, a Latvian-Canadian technology company, has developed a new a bot, called Callcoin, for the instant messaging service Telegram. Using Callcoin, people can now make cheaper international calls and pay for them using Bitcoin.