On Wednesday, the chairman of the CFTC gave a keynote speech at the American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council’s Blockchain Forum. In his remarks, he highlighted the exciting potential for blockchain-based regulation.
The Raiden Network team has announced µRaiden, an off-the-shelf micropayment solution, based on Raiden technology, that will streamline many existing payment channel systems for a variety of use cases.
On Sunday, Intel and Tencent signed a letter of intent for a blockchain collaboration, according to Chinese media. Announced at the 2017 World Internet of Things Exposition, the endeavor will focus on applications for Tencent’s TUSI Internet of Things laboratory.
Blockchain technology has been extrapolated out from underneath bitcoin and is being applied to a myriad of use cases across the globe. One novel application is disaster relief. Can the revolutionary technology that is taking the world by storm help people overcome storms themselves?