Alibaba Cloud Launches A Global Blockchain Service 

The cloud computing part of China’s largest online retailer Alibaba has announced that they have expanded their blockchain as a service (BaaS) beyond their domestic borders. Alibaba’s statement disclosed that BaaS would be offered to major global markets including South East Asia, The U.S. and…

2 Giants: Alibaba and IBM Lead the Way for New Blockchain Patents

Industry heavyweights in both China and the United States are topping the charts of blockchain-related patent applications, according to the research by iPR Daily, a media channel, focusing on intellectual property. The report claims that Chinese retail and internet giant Alibaba barely edges US tech…

Alibaba Payment Affiliate Successfully Trials Blockchain Remittance Service

Ant Finance, a payment branch of the e-commerce and retail giant Alibaba, has launched a blockchain-based money remittance service. Ant Finance is the parent company of the world’s largest online payments platform Alipay, which could hugely benefit from further integration of distributed ledger technology to…