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Walmart China Taps Varcode’s Technology to Improve Food Safety

Varcode is providing Walmart China with a digital technology that allows the retail giant to track the freshness of perishable foods.

Shopify Joins Facebook-Backed Libra Association Cryptocurrency Collective

The initiative is weathering the losses of Bookings Holdings, eBay, Mastercard, Mercado Pago, PayPal, Stripe, Visa, Vodafone.

The New Provenance Project bets on blockchain to save journalism against the rise of misinformation.

The News Provenance Project Wants to Save Journalism Using Blockchain

The New York Times, working with IBM to create The News Provenance Project, has been looking at the rise of misinformation.

Vodafone Leaves Facebook-Spearheaded Libra Association Cryptocurrency Initiative

It joins Booking Holdings, eBay, Mastercard, Mercado Pago, PayPal, Stripe, Visa.

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2 Years Ago, Blockchain Was Hyped as a World Changer. So What Happened?

With its transformative promises still unfulfilled, blockchain fatigue is spreading through the business world.

US House Democrats Warn Facebook to Pause Its Cryptocurrency Plans

Experts are also wary of a new walled garden.

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Walmart Prescriptions Are Heading to Blockchain

The retailer and its partners are tracking drugs in the U.S.

Facebook Is Relaxing Its Policies on Ads for Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrency

Promoting binary options and initial coin offerings is still prohibited.

Albertsons Is Putting Lettuce on the Blockchain

It's the latest retailer to join IBM’s Food Trust to track products.

Blockchain Consortium AdLedger Adds Publicis Media and The Hershey Company to Growing Roster

The technology is 'still one of the shiny objects in the room.'

What JPMorgan’s New Cryptocurrency Means for Banking and Blockchain

JPM Coin could create new opportunities—and new hype.

4 Ways Blockchain Can Address Some of Marketing’s Biggest Challenges

It can be used to solve issues that arise with data portability, the ad-tech tax, GDPR and more.