Resilient Consensus Protocols for Blockchains


On the heels of the exciting blockchain news coming from SIBOS, in Vienna this week the 31st International Symposium on Distributed Computing took place, which also hosted a workshop entitled...

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Blockchain

October 18, 2017

The power of blockchain + Watson


The impact of disruptive digital technologies like artificial intelligence and blockchain goes well beyond finance and payments, touching all aspects of the real economy. This is an underappreciated fact, and...

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Blockchain

May 22, 2017

On blockchain and leaning in with new IBM Distinguished Engineer...


Vita Bortnikov has had to cross quite a few bridges - from her childhood in Ukraine, to choosing a career path after only two years in Israel, and through her...

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Accessibility

May 11, 2017

Blockchain Consensus Made in Zurich


The international team of scientists in Zurich has made tremendous progress in its first year, particularly for building Hyperledger Fabric, which is part of the Linux Foundation's open-source blockchain development....

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January 13, 2017

Building a “Frictionless” Network of Exchange in China Using IBM...


At IBM Research – China, the idea of enterprise blockchain is spreading rapidly among scientists, as we try taking the technology behind bitcoin to the next level with industry applications...

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December 22, 2016

Supply chain finance on blockchain debuts in India


Just a year ago, the concept of blockchain was still in its infancy; at about seven years old, the open source platform serving the bitcoin network was still an “underground”...

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December 1, 2016

Q and A with Tara Astigarraga, IBM Master Inventor is...


Earlier this month the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) announced the recipients of the 2016 AISES Professional of the Year Awards. Among those being honored was IBM Master...

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November 21, 2016

Blockchain Center in Singapore brings innovation to finance and trade


IBM’s new Blockchain Innovation Center in Singapore is an IBM Research initiative in partnership with the Economic Development Board of Singapore. We will work closely with several Singapore entities including...

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July 11, 2016

Blockchain, Open AI take top spots in World Economic Forum...


The Top 10 Emerging Technologies 2016 list, compiled by the World Economic Forum’s Meta-Council on Emerging Technologies highlights technological advances its members believe have the power to improve lives, transform...

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June 23, 2016

Distributing trust over the Internet with blockchain


As interest in blockchain reaches a fever pitch, organizations are aggressively building their first projects and seriously thinking about how they will begin testing and using blockchain more broadly. While...

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April 29, 2016

Delivering financial services via blockchain


Have you recently bought a house, or sold shares in a company, or maybe sent money overseas? If so, I suspect that the experience has left you wondering why these...

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March 16, 2016