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Rideshare Looks to Blockchain for Truly Decentralized Sharing Economy

Rideshare Looks to Blockchain for Truly Decentralized Sharing Economy

by December 2, 2016 at 3:29 pm 1 comment

The sharing economy has made it possible to “share” virtually anything: from cars, homes, loans, to doghouses (yes, that’s a real thing, check out Rover or DogVacay). Considered the trendsetter by many, Uber (see “uberization”) became synonymous with the notion of sharing economy, where consumers and service providers communicate amongRead More

Rideshare on Ethereum Raised More Than $650,000 in Ether

Rideshare on Ethereum Raised More Than $650,000 in Ether

by November 30, 2016 at 10:02 am 0 comments

Arcade City started out as a Facebook page that resembled a decentralized ridesharing environment where customers would “hail” a car by posting to Arcade City’s page, and drivers would then respond with their set prices. But founder Christopher David had other plans for Arcade City: a decentralized ridesharing app that will runRead More

Blockchain in Auto Finance Coming Up Next

Blockchain in Auto Finance Coming Up Next

by July 5, 2016 at 11:45 am 3 comments

The R3 CEV blockchain consortium has a new member that’s not like the others. Last week, Toyota Financial Services announced it has joined R3’s consortium to explore distributed and shared ledger tech for potential applications in auto financing. TFS is the first captive to collaborate with the more than 50 ofRead More