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Land titling firm saves time and money creating a cadastral system for St. Kitts

Land titling firm saves time and money creating a cadastral system for St. Kitts

This article appeared on Wingtra.com .Around seventy percent of the world’s property is unregistered, causing land insecurity and poverty. Creating a system to document and formalize land ownership is the only way to ensure that the land is developed sustainably into the future. Medici Land Governance works in partnership with governments at the national, state and city level to provide low-cost...

Blockchain City: On Dubai’s Blockchain Strategy & the Open Index Protocol

Blockchain City: On Dubai’s Blockchain Strategy & the Open Index Protocol

This article appeared in Albawaba on April 28th, 2020.Dubai wants to move its government to the blockchain. That means if you want to buy a house, pay your taxes or apply for a driving license, it might just be happening on the blockchain. In October 2016 the office of the Crown prince, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan, launched a ‘Dubai Blockchain Strategy’ between Smart Dubai and the Dubai Future...

Medici Land in blockchain deal with another Wyoming County

Medici Land in blockchain deal with another Wyoming County

This article appeared in Ledger Insights on April 14, 2020.Today Medici Land Governance (MLG), an indirect subsidiary of Overstock.com, announced it signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Carbon County, Wyoming. The deal involves developing a blockchain-based land record platform this year. This follows a previous project for Wyoming’s Teton County completed last year. MLG has also carried...

Sekunjalo Partners Ultrain to Develop African Chain 3.0 for Businesses in Africa

Sekunjalo Partners Ultrain to Develop African Chain 3.0 for Businesses in Africa

This article appeared in Coinfomania on Dec 9, 2019.South Africa-based private equity company, Sekunjalo Investment Holdings (Sekunjalo), has revealed plans to deploy a blockchain business ecosystem – The African Chain 3.0, according to a press release shared on Monday. The African Chain, which is aimed at delivering a commercially sustainable and responsible financial infrastructure, will...

Medici Land Governance Low-flying Aircraft to Take Aerial Photos in St. Kitts and Nevis

Medici Land Governance Low-flying Aircraft to Take Aerial Photos in St. Kitts and Nevis

This article appeared in the St. Kitts Observer on December 5, 2019. The government of St. Kitts and Nevis announced Thursday it is embarking on a project in collaboration with Medici Land Governance to take aerial pictures around St. Kitts using a low-flying aircraft at 1,500 feet Dec. 9-17. In October, Medici Land Governance, Overstock.com, Inc.’s blockchain subsidiary focused on land...

Is Overstock’s Innovative ‘Keiretsu’ a Pioneering Enterprise Blockchain Play?

Is Overstock’s Innovative ‘Keiretsu’ a Pioneering Enterprise Blockchain Play?

This article appeared in Forbes on Aug 26, 2019. If we start to talk about significant enterprises buying into blockchain, and even Bitcoin for that matter, it is hard not to start with the online discount store, Overstock. Formerly led by Patrick Byrne, a libertarian with a Ph.D. in philosophy and a great belief in the revolutionary power of this space, Overstock became the first major retailer...

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New York City is going to explore the blockchain for land records in conjunction with @medici_land_gov.

By @JamieCrawleyCD https://trib.al/KP1TGnd

To add: @medici_land_gov public records product, Actum, is a universal archive of public records backed by blockchain. Actum uses blockchain technology to provide secure, tamper-proof, immutable public records that are searchable, transparent, and trusted.

From us @medici_land_gov: We are elated to join New York City officials in assisting their efforts to enhance the security and quality of their services in the heart of the nation’s largest metropolitan area.”

Applying blockchain technologies to New York City’s land records has the potential to improve business processes, reduce risk, and help to address deed fraud. @medici_land_gov @NYCFinance

“Leveraging technology to improve our business processes is intrinsic to our strategic goal of providing quality service delivery.” says NYC DOF Commissioner Sherif Soliman. “We look forward to working with MLG to evaluate this innovative approach.” https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210805005780/en/Medici-Land-Governance-and-New-York-City-Department-of-Finance-to-Explore-Use-of-Blockchain-to-Address-Deed-Fraud