Category: Blockchain News

UNICEF Innovation Seeks to Invest In Blockchain StartUps

The newly introduced United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Innovation (Venture) Fund has called for blockchain-enabled startups to streamline technology for benefit of underprivileged children. According to the announcement, the Fund will provide seed funding ranging from $50- $90,000 in equity-free seed funding. The money is intended for prototype testing and validation, and to get it to a stage […]

French Film Producer Recommends Blockchain In Cinema

French movie producer, Dominique Boutonnat, has submitted a report of recommendations to the National Centre for Cinematography (CNC). The report emphasizes on the need for blockchain technology. Boutonnat opined that the field of film making is beset with problems that involve  producers, rights holders, and others constantly forgoing previously-made bargains, due to which, balance of power is skewed. the […]

West Bengal to Host Global Blockchain Conference

Kolkata will host Global Blockchain Conference on December 18 and 19 at the Biswa Bangla Convention Centre. It is slated to be organized by the State Information Technology and Electronics (IT&E) Department. Speakers will include, Rosine Kadamani, who’s the co-founder of Blockchain Academy, Brazil, Bart Preneel who’s a blockchain and cryptology expert from Belgium, Sreeram […]