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Copytrack supports photographers against image theft

This start-up has the technology to track unlicensed uses of images, worldwide. An interview with the founder of Copytrack. When photos are used without a license and without pay, there is not much the creator can do. To hire a lawyer for…
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How and why Teosto, the CMO of Finland, supports exchange of metadata of musical works

Teosto, the collective management organisation of Finland, finished the first phase of a project with Bloomen-partner Kendraio. The goal is to extend the usability of APIs for musical works and add user interfaces for data exchange.  Reliable…
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Bloomen Ideathon: Fresh Ideas for Blockchain Applications

As a technology Blockchain has been hyped as potentially disruptive, for many areas of business and life. A big question: What are ideas hon how to use such ideas in daily life? To find out the Bloomen Project organized an Ideathon interacting…
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Playing With The Chain: Ubisoft works with Start-up Ultra for In-Game Asset Creation and Transfer

Game developer Ubisoft now works with Ultra, a crypto startup. Using blockchain technology Ultra will enable in-game asset creation and ownership tranfers,  creating a marketplace in games. The goal is to enable developers to create new features…
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Bloomen.io covered by El Mundo

The idea of managing creative assets using blockchain technology is still novel: Now, in Spain, "El Mundo" covered the project and the key ideas. The online version of the article can be found here: El Mundo (in Spanish)
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Presenting Bloomen & Blockchain Concepts to Cyprus Government

Blockchain technology and crypto currencies could have reaching implications - many of those innovative. In an information meeting Bloomen project partner Antenna discussed concepts and potential outcomes with the tax commissioner of Cyprus. The…
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Blocknify: Enabling Smart Contracts

Not all blockchain projects have to be super-complex. Sometimes aiming to do one thing really well can do the trick: Meet Blocknify, a start-up focused on enabling smart contracts, to reduce recurring work and to make workflows simpler. We asked…
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Buy and Sell: German Project Demonstrates How To Decentralise Energy

Lition is an interesting and at first sight quite compelling project from Germany, which aims to connect buyers and producers in the energy market. Based on a blockchain infrastructure Lition enables buyers to get their energy directly from,…
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Bloomen at WAN-IFRA World Publishing Expo: Meet us in Berlin, October 9-11, 2018

When the worlds largest association for publications calls, the community gets together: For three days experts from the news industry will gather in Berlin to discuss relevant trends and topics. Among them will be colleagues from Bloomen-partner…
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Giving an identity to people who lost everything

Blockchain technology could potentially help "invisible" people such as the Rohingya refugees maintaining an identity, if original documents are lost. More than 700.000 Rohingya are currently forming the largest single refugee camps in a…