Amazon announced two blockchain-based services.

Amazon announced on 11/28/2018 at AWS re:Invent that it has introduced two new services including the Amazon Managed Blockchain and the Amazon Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB). The Amazon Managed Blockchain is a fully managed service to…

Symbiont and 9 other financial services and technology firms are working to establish a Code of Conduct for emerging digital asset markets.

Symbiont, formerly known as Counterparty, founded in 2013 and renamed in 2015, is a NYC-based blockchain company. Symbiont is developing a blockchain platform for capital markets and providing solutions for mortgages, syndicated loans,…

Sprint and NXM Labs have launched a 5G-ready, connected-car platform with blockchain-based security features.

NXM Labs, founded in 2016 with offices in San Francisco, NYC, and Toronto, utilizes blockchain and advanced cryptology technologies to enable smart IoT devices to operate and communicate with each other automatically and securely without…

Mercato is an online grocery marketplace that connects merchants, artisans, and purveyors with customers based on blockchain.

Mercato, founded in 2015, based in NYC, and formerly known as Grocery Marketplace, is an online grocery marketplace that connects merchants, artisans, and purveyors with customers based on blockchain.

Luther Systems is utilizing blockchain technology and smart contracts to streamline and improve the efficiency, reliability, and integrity of enterprise processes.

Luther Systems is a London-based enterprise blockchain technology startup founded in 2016. Luther Systems is utilizing blockchain technology and smart contracts to streamline and improve the efficiency, reliability, and integrity of…

eAgency is using blockchain and smart contract technology to monitor device communications, application use, functionality, and presence.

eAgency, founded in 2001 and based in Newport Beach CA, provides cloud computing-based mobile security solutions for consumers and businesses. eAgency is using blockchain and smart contract technology to monitor device communications,…

Northern Trust is developing technologies for generating and maintaining immutable digital meeting records within the distributed network nodes.

Northern Trust, a financial service company, is developing technologies for generating and maintaining immutable digital meeting records within the distributed network nodes.

CenturyLink is implementing scaling and distribution of blockchains without ledger limitations.

CenturyLink is implementing scaling and distribution of blockchains without ledger limitations.

General Motors is developing data exchange for autonomous vehicles based on blockchain.

General Motors is utilizing blockchain databases for data exchange between vehicles and various entities.

Red Hat is developing technologies to support distributed ledgers in a micro-services environment.

Red Hat is developing technologies to support distributed ledgers in a micro-services environment.

IBM continues developing different blockchain use cases.

IBM continues developing different blockchain use cases. This week, we see blockchain for peer device monitoring and education management.

Baylor University professor gave extra credit to students sleeping at least eight hours a night and they performed better on final exams than their peers.

A Baylor University professor gave extra credit to students sleeping at least eight hours a night and they performed better on final exams than their peers.

Fitbit and Apple Watch could bring new era of health monitoring.

Fitbit, Apple Watch could bring new era of health monitoring.

Researchers at the Salk Institute determined how artificial light disrupts sleep.

Researchers at the Salk Institute determined how artificial light disrupts sleep.

Oura surpasses $20 million in a funding round.

Oura, the company producing sleep tracking rings used by Prince Harry and other celebrities, surpasses $20 million in a funding round, including investment from Michael Dell, Shaquille O'Neil, Lance Armstrong, and Will Smith.

Kyocera is using a mobile phone to detect when a user falls asleep.

Kyocera is using a mobile phone to detect when a user falls asleep.

Fuji is using a sensor device to evaluate sleep based on sleep onset, continuity of sleep, and waking.

Fuji is using a sensor device to evaluate sleep based on sleep onset, continuity of sleep, and waking.

Brown University is providing a lighting system to control circadian rhythms.

Brown University (with support from the National Science Foundation) is providing a lighting system to control circadian rhythms.

Augusta University Research Institute and Banna Biomedical Research Institute are detecting heart rate and respiration rate using a night vision camera.

Augusta University Research Institute (Augusta, GA) and Banna Biomedical Research Institute (China) are detecting heart rate and respiration rate using a night vision camera.

ResMed is detecting body movement, respiration, and heart rate using radio frequency pulses.

ResMed is detecting body movement, respiration, and heart rate using radio frequency pulses.

Keeson Technology is providing smart beds that monitor users and transmit data to a server.

Keeson Technology, a Chinese corporation, is providing smart beds that monitor users and transmit data to a server.

Renalytix AI plc raised $29 million in funding. The investors were not named.

Renalytix AI plc, a U.K.-based developer of artificial intelligence-enabled clinical diagnostics for kidney disease, raised $29 million in funding. The investors were not named.

A handful of academic publishers are piloting AI tools to do anything from selecting reviewers to checking statistics and summarizing a paper’s findings.

A handful of academic publishers are piloting AI tools to do anything from selecting reviewers to checking statistics and summarizing a paper's findings. One prototype from UNSILO gets information from the PubMed…

The Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) at Baylor College of Medicine has selected 15 new scientists who will focus on biomedical research projects.

The Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) at Baylor College of Medicine has selected 15 new scientists who will focus on biomedical research projects. The newest wave of awardees will develop…

Vital Connect is determining step count.

Vital Connect, located in San Jose CA, is detecting if there is activity of the body based on sensor data. If there is activity, the system classifies the activity and determines the step count based on classification of the activity.

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