ShipChain and GTX Corp Launch Global NFC Blockchain Shipment Tracking Solution

New partnership will track temperature-sensitive shipments using energy-efficient NFC smart tags LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA July 17, 2019 - Blockchain-based logistics ShipChain and GTX Corp (OTCQB: GTXO), a global tech leader offering a suite of GPS and NFC tracking location-based services, today announced a new partnership for a new global NFC blockchain shipment tracking solution. Under

From The Desk of the CEO & CTO – 6/27/19

Dear Community, It has been a few months since our last update, and we wanted to let you know a Dispatch is coming within the next few weeks. We decided to wait until we had the “ok” to make a few big announcements, and we promise it will be worth the wait. Until then, we

Introducing ShipChain’s Backend Services

If you’ve been following our blog, trends in logistics, or just the news in general, by now you know that blockchain is a big deal. Imagine a world in which all of your data is virtually unhackable, secure, and unable to be tampered with. Now imagine removing third-parties and their added costs entirely. You’re looking

5 Reasons That 3PL Companies are Looking for Blockchain Technology Partners

Shippers have traditionally turned to third-party logistics providers (3PL) to augment their logistics strategies. However, recent developments in the supply chain and globalization of the supply chain have triggered a surge of value-added services. Instead of merely providing logistics management and expansion of available capacity, today's 3PL offers a whole host of additional services, including

By |2019-05-07T11:04:03-07:00April 25th, 2019|Blockchain, Industry, Logistics, Shipping, Supply Chain, Tech, Trucking|1 Comment

Dynamic Blockie Generation with Lambda@Edge

Blockchain and Ethereum technology can be very confusing if you don’t have a background in either. It seems that every time I mention that I work for a Blockchain company, the conversation inevitably goes to how exactly it works and what it all means. One aspect that can appear daunting is understanding an Ethereum wallet.

By |2019-03-18T11:30:32-07:00March 18th, 2019|Blockchain, ShipChain Team, Tech|0 Comments

The Dispatch Report + Full Product Launch | January 2019, Issue No. 10

Dear Community, If you care about our company and/or the freight and logistics industry (which we really hope you do!), then this is the email you’ve been waiting for. Because today, we have something extra special for you. No, it’s not some announcement of an announcement about an announcement or any blockchain hype. It’s better.

By |2019-01-24T10:34:19-07:00January 23rd, 2019|Blockchain, Dispatch, Industry, Product, ShipChain Team, Tech, Updates|0 Comments

Shepherding the Blockchain Ecosystem with Industry Chains™

The simple problem with “private blockchains” is that they discard everything you love about the decentralization revolution. Instead of open, trustless, censorship-resistant systems, ad campaigns whitewash you with a deluge of “solutions to public chain pain points,” like faster block times, lower fees, and higher transaction throughput, while throwing the proverbial baby out with the

By |2019-01-24T10:36:18-07:00December 12th, 2018|Blockchain, Industry, Leeward Bailey, ShipChain Team, Tech|0 Comments

ShipChain’s Director of Product Development Simplifies: What Does ShipChain Do?

Guest post by ShipChain's Director of Product Development, Daven Jones I get asked this question a lot in my day to day life. Friends, family, convention goers, technology meet up participants, people I see at the gym while donning my ShipChain t-shirt -  pretty much everyone. In general, the vaguely and wonderfully curious. At first,

By |2018-12-10T10:49:11-07:00December 10th, 2018|Blockchain, Daven Jones, Industry, Product, ShipChain Team, Tech|0 Comments

Q3 Tech Update: Alphas, Betas and Sidechains

It's the end of Q3, a little over 3 months since our last tech update! It's an exciting time here at ShipChain, with full-steam development ongoing across over a dozen codebases and new talent constantly joining our team as we grow into a powerful workforce. We've been building some interesting initiatives that we're excited to

By |2018-11-29T14:14:40-07:00September 7th, 2018|Blockchain, Leeward Bailey, Product, ShipChain Team, Tech, Updates|1 Comment