Press Releases

A collection of industry press releases

Shyft Partners With Fintech Platform Uulala

Shyft, the global blockchain-based network that facilitates the secure sharing of attested and compliant data, has announced the signing of a Letter of Understanding (LOU) with Uulala, a social impact organization that aims to accelerate the financial inclusion of the under-banked. As part of this partnership, Uulala will become a strategic technology integrator on the Shyft … Continued




Ally, Powered by Skrumble Network, Announces 100K Users

Blockchain powered decentralized application for P2P communication acquires significant user base, on track for mainstream adoption TORONTO — (October 26, 2018) — Skrumble Network (SKM), the world’s first public chain for decentralized communication-centric connections and financial transactions, today announced that Ally, its first decentralized application (dApp), has accumulated over 100,000 users, in turn becoming one … Continued


Dash Enhances User Experience with Uphold Integration into Dash Wallet

Integration will allow Dash Wallet users to buy and sell Dash directly from the wallet with Visa and Mastercard, or directly from a bank account in the United States and European Union PRESS RELEASE: Las Vegas, NV — October 23, 2018 — Dash, the leading cryptocurrency for payments and e-commerce, has announced that Uphold, the leading digital money platform, … Continued


BRI Welcomes Ten New Industry Leaders to Its Membership

Toronto, CANADA; September 4th, 2018 – The Blockchain Research Institute today welcomed over ten new members, bringing the total membership to nearly 70 leaders in enterprise, government and blockchain technology. New members include Cisco, ExxonMobil, Intuit, JumpStart, Procter & Gamble, Reliance Industries, and Tata Consultancy Services. Also included are a number of Blockchain Pioneers, a membership category dedicated to … Continued


World-Renowned Open Blockchain Expert Andreas M. Antonopoulos to Keynote HoshoCon

Antonopoulos joins impressive speaker roster at first-of-its-kind blockchain security conference   Las Vegas, NV – August 28, 2018 – HoshoCon has announced best-selling author and one of the world’s foremost open blockchain experts Andreas M. Antonopoulos as the event’s keynote speaker. Antonopoulos will bring an extensive breadth of knowledge to the inaugural blockchain security conference, … Continued


Jamaica Stock Exchange Selects Canadian Fintech Company Blockstation to Deliver Cryptocurrency Trading

One of the First to Offer Live Digital Currency Trading Through a Regulated Stock Exchange Kingston, Jamaica /Toronto, Canada – August 14th, 2018 –The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) today announced it has selected Toronto-based Fintech company Blockstation to enable investors to trade blockchain tokens within a recognized and secure regulatory framework. Consequently, the JSE has … Continued



Hosho’s Inaugural Conference Prioritizes Blockchain Security, Encouraging Stewardship of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Ecosystem.

Las Vegas, NV – July 30,  2018 – HoshoCon, happening October 9th – 11th in Las Vegas, NV.  In keeping with Hosho’s mission to grow the Blockchain space to its fullest potential, the Las Vegas based Blockchain Security company launched HoshoCon – a 3-day conference offering workshops, coworking spaces, and networking opportunities with some of … Continued