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IBM uses blockchain to improve cross-border payments processing

IBM is leading a project that uses public blockchain technology to make international payments in developing countries more efficient and less expensive.


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Distributed ledger start-up catches eye of credit unions, closes $3 million seed round

Swirlds, which develops a unique distributed ledger technology, announced a $3 million funding round on Thursday designed to jump start new development on its consensus platform.

A year ago, the company built a distributed session management application designed to help the identity industry over some major security hurdles. Now, the company's distributed consensus platform has caught the eye of the credit union industry, which is preparing to roll out something called CU Ledger, which runs on Swirlds technology and creates a platform that provides shared storage and consensus capabilities for app developers.


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Blockchain key to rethinking identity, avoiding next Equifax

Last week, Equifax disclosed a data breach that may have compromised personal data of up to 143 million U.S. consumers. The compromised data includes customers’ Social Security numbers, names, addresses, dates of birth, driver’s license numbers and other sensitive info. In other words, all the information you need to open new accounts and access existing accounts were compromised in the breach.

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SoftBank and Sprint are testing blockchain payments

SoftBank Corp. and Sprint announced today that they have created a new consortium they hope will encourage telecom carriers to adopt blockchain technologies.


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CULedger Forms CUSO for Shared Ledger Technology

CULedger, blockchain technology used to provide credit unions and members with innovative, cutting-edge products and services, announced the formation of CULedger, LLC, a new credit union service organization.


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