Waves blockchain used to track Russian energy consumption

The pilot program is already being used by 400 homes and may expand nationwide in the coming years.   A Russian power grid company is piloting a blockchain-based system that’ll automate electricity metering. Those behind the pilot, so far implemented in 400 homes in the Kaliningrad and Sverdlovsk regions, are planning on expanding the pilot to serve…

Lithuanian Central Bank Launches A Digital Currency

Blockchain technology is growing by the day, and there are countries around the world seeking out use cases. Not to be left behind, the Bank of Lithuania has decided to develop a collectors’ coin with the fintech, honoring their Act of Independence. The new coin will be worth 19.18 euros, in honor of the passing…

SpaceChain’s New Milestone: First-Ever Demo of Blockchain Tech on the International Space Station

On Monday, December 5, 2019, community-based space and blockchain-focused platform, SpaceChain sent its blockchain hardware wallet technology to the International Space Station (ISS). As per the press release, this endeavor is the first ever ISS demonstration to date and was achieved as part of the CRS-19 commercial resupply service mission. This is definitely a milestone for SpaceChain,…