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Two major banks just paid for a cotton shipment on the blockchain

Australian cotton trader Brighann Cotton Marketing bought the shipment bound for the port city Qingdao from U.S. division Brighann Cotton in Texas, the companies and their banks said in a joint statement. The blockchain trade, for 88 bales, totalled $35,000, Commonwealth Bank told …

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NextGov – Who’s in Charge of Regulating the Internet of Things?

Via NextGov – “The “internet of things” refers to a group of technology so vast the term is beginning to lose meaning. The internet of things hints …

Beware the Internet of Things hype

Now that we’ve connected nearly every person on the planet, the focus has shifted to connecting things.<p>No doubt more and more things will be …

Internet of Things

IoT Best Practices & IoT Technology Research for Large & Small Business - BI Intelligence

The Ultimate Internet of Things Research Bundle<p>The Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to revolutionize and change the way all businesses, governments, and consumers interact with the physical world. This level of disruption will have a significant impact on the world we’ve come to know and …

Reliable Tech News

Breaking News<p>SA’s Brewery Reaches R3 Million Equity Crowdfunding Target<p>May 2, 2018<p>After a month of asking for individual investors to invest their …

Blockchain is “made for reinsurance”, a $10 billion opportunity: PwC

Blockchain, or distributed ledger technology, was “made for reinsurance,” according to PwC, and could represent a cost saving opportunity of up to …

Blockchain

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Digitizing Customer Journeys and the New Insurance IT Model

Consider this scenario. Rolf, age 32, lives in Berlin with his wife and their infant daughter, who is approaching her first birthday. One Monday …

The new, scary face of auto insurance

Technology in the mobility space has made travel safer, faster and more convenient. The results have been incredible: The Insurance Information Institute found a 33 percent decrease in automobile deaths in the past three years. The same survey found that nine models registered zero fatalities per …

Carsharing

PwC Blockchain Project Creates Living Audit for Wholesale Insurance

PwC has released details on a new proof-of-concept (PoC) it says successfully created a real-time audit process for policy creation in the wholesale …

The standoff between insurance and technology continues

Insurers must awaken consumers to the benefits of smart technology use in the home, says Thomas McCourtie.The standoff between insurance and …

How To Rethink Businesses, Ecosystems And Economies Using Blockchains

My family is currently purchasing a new home. One of the painful parts of acquiring a new home, however, is the trail of paper and documents that need to be exchanged, signed and validated. Between mortgage lenders, insurance companies, and government inspections and tests, the process can be …

Building a Digital Technology Foundation in Insurance

Insurers today face a host of digital to-dos if they want to stay competitive—much less gain an advantage on their peers. These undertakings include …

6 Insurtech Startups From Asia to Watch

In Asia, interest in insurtech grows as industry experts and observers perceive the region’s fast-growing economies and underinsured population as an …

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Blockchain: what to expect for 2017?

We are now 8 months further on in 2016. Blockchain seems to be not a hype anymore but increasingly becoming a reality. What can we learn from what …

Hackers Have Apparently Already Tricked Facial Recognition Technology Using Your Facebook Photos

Facial recognition software has been heralded by many tech companies as the new fingerprint–a simple, reliable means of identity authentication. After all, save a few rare exceptions, you’re the only who looks like you. Unfortunately, as cyber locks become more sophisticated, so do cyber lock …

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Will the Internet of Things make us superhuman?

Scott Amyx Contributor<p>Scott Amyx is a thought leader, speaker and author on wearables and the Internet of Things, and is the managing partner at Venture1st and CEO of Amyx+.<p>We often highlight our frailties when we fail — we are, after all, only human.<p>However, technology is quickly redefining what …

Singularity

How connected car tech is eroding personal privacy

Your car is watching you — tracking your driving style, your whereabouts, and even your favourite songs. Can it be trusted?<p><b>BILL SCANNELL FELL DOWN A RABBIT HOLE.</b> All he wanted was to disable a device in his car: An always-on, net-connected “helper” that provides the car’s driver with app …

Car Tech

France is deploying anti-drone technology to protect football fans at Euro 2016

An unidentified drone buzzes a soccer stadium crammed with spectators at the European Championship. It might just be carrying a camera. Or something …

Tinder for insurance lets you insure your electronics by swiping right

An American startup is hoping to overhaul the stuffy insurance industry with a couple of swipes.<p>On Monday, Trov launched its latest product in …

Allianz Insurance to Implement Blockchain Tech for Its CAT Bonds

Adoption of Blockchain technology in the Insurance sector has grown beyond the United Kingdom. The decentralized ledger technology, which acts as the …

Blockchain

PwC and Z/Yen To Explore Blockchain Use In Wholesale Insurance

Advertisement<p><b>PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC), a provider of audit and assurance, tax and consulting services, has teamed with Z/Yen, a London-based</b> …

What young adults think about insurance

I signed up on Quora, a social media site, about a year ago. On this site, anybody can ask a question, directed to specific people. Readers validate …

Health Care

How Much Can InsurTech Startups Really Disrupt Insurance?

Sometime in the 1300s a merchant in Genoa figured out he could make money by betting on cargo being lost at sea. Thus the modern insurance industry …

Health Care

3 Reasons Why P2P Insurtech Start-ups Will Not Disrupt the Insurance Industry

The peer-to-peer (P2P) insurtech movement will not disrupt the insurance industry.<p>Why?<p>Because P2P insurance start-ups, (or mutual insurance companies …

Insurance Industry

Tribe-Chain, p2p insurance: a preview

Insurance and Fintech: The Technology Revolution