Blockchain

MakerDAO releases multi-collateral stablecoin – aims to change world of finance

By Jeppe Mølgaard MakerDAO, the organisation behind one of the world’s most used stablecoins, just released a multi collateral version of their product. The upgrade aims to revolutionise the world of finance bringing new advantages into the world of cryptocurrencies. The price of popular cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum are too volatile to ever be

Høje-Taastrup kommune er case i blockchain pilot

Af Jeppe Mølgaard / Billede af Pedro Altomar.  Kommunernes Landsforening undersøger potentialet for at bruge blockchain-teknologi i den offentlige forvaltning med et pilotprojekt i Høje-Taastrup som case.   Programmører fra Nordic Blockchain Association har på bestilling fra kommunernes IT-fællesskab KOMBIT og Kommunernes Landsforening demonstreret med en case i Høje-Taastrup Kommune, hvordan blockchain-teknologi kan blive et

Blockchain in the public sector

Nordic Blockchain Association partners with Dutch Government Blockchain Projects – co-creating best practices Blockchain technology has a large disruptive potential that is already evident in the private sector, and the public sector is not immune to the paradigmatic shift of the blockchain revolution. The Danish public sector needs the tools to understand the threats and

Anticipating and tackling regulative challenges

Blockchain can be reconciled with GDPR requirements The European Union GDPR-directive has clear consequences for public blockchain based databases famous for their immutability and public access. With some thought put towards the issue, a Nordic Blockchain Association analysis shows it is possible to reconsile blockchain-development and GDPR. The primary conflict between Blockchain and GDPR resides

Debate on the aftermath of Blockchain at TechBBQ

Foto credit: Sebastian Stigsby © Debate on the aftermath of Blockchain at TechBBQ Even the H.K.H Crown Prince of Denmark attended   On the screen behind the ‘Forest’ stage a question was posted by a gentleman from the audience – “To what extent is the blockchain hype simply the result of financial speculation? Is it

Impact by Blockchain

Modern technology makes investing in the future easy Last week the Nordic Blockchain Association was invited to speak at the Copenhagen Impact Investing Days (CIID) – a conference for social entrepreneurs, investors, philanthropists, academics and policy makers held by the Copenhagen Business School (CBS). The Nordic Blockchain Association was asked to speak during a specialised

Female education and empowerment

Women’s Division goes to Pakistan Blockchain technology holds great potential as a tool for individual empowerment and a vehicle for protection of marginalized people, and gaining access to good knowledge is a challenge. On 20th January 2018 the head of our women’s division, Anam Hijab, visited Karachi, Pakistan to teach a workshop in basic blockchain

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