• Under the leadership of Mr. Hamid Rashid, Founder & CEO of Finterra, the forum was hosted at the Shangri-La on May 7 at 8 AM. • The overall objective of International Waqf and Blockchain Forum 2018 is to establish clarity and a collective understanding of the potential of blockchain technology for supporting the facilitation...Read More
In this week’s round up of blockchain news, Yusuff Olayode Supoto of Ethereum World News reported that the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and Researchers at the University of Akron (UA) are currently exploring the possibility of using Ethereum Blockchain Technology to enhance space communications and navigation. A statement by the university revealed that...Read More
THE HISTORY OF LOYALTY PROGRAMS Historically, loyalty programmes have existed since the 18th century, starting with “premium marketing”, a term coined by American retailers, that gave customers copper tokens with purchases redeemable for products on future purchases. In early 1900s, loyalty programmes underwent a transition, going from copper coins, to stamps, to clipping box tops...Read More
Dubai plays host to the second leg of the International Waqf & Blockchain Forum (IWBF 2018) – the first city in the middle east to do so. IWBF 2018 brings together the best minds to showcase new opportunities and possibilities available through the use of blockchain technology to help in the development and sustainability of...Read More
A fintech start-up based in Indonesia called Blossom Finance released a report concluding that Blockchain technology is consistent with the Sharia goal of reducing excessive uncertainty, according to a press release published Thursday, April 12. “Blockchain gives you mathematical proof of ownership and that’s overall much more in line with the spirit of Islamic finance...Read More
In a world reshaped by technology it’s important that future communities are equipped for the next stage of the internet. Currently, the IT space is dominated by robotics and artificial intelligence. But Blockchain Director and proud father to a 9-month-old Yorkshire Terrier, Terry Wilkinson found himself staying up late, crafting his skills relevant to “the...Read More
Ever since blockchain companies have multiplied, people have been looking at how industry leaders are going to react. We now have an idea about what Google thinks about revolutionizing blockchain technology. According to Bloomberg, Alphabet Google’s parent company is going to create its own blockchain. WHAT GOOGLE INTENDS TO DO Google has two projects in...Read More
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