UK toys with blockchain for tracking properties across England and Wales



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Here’s the latest in government-sponsored distributed ledger tech (DLT): England’s primary land registry has its eyes on using the blockchain to supe up its new property tracking system. Her Majesty’s (HM) Land Registry has just announced it will be blockchainifying its new system, Digital Street, as it moves to the second phase of development. It hopes that DLT tech is the key to making its service the “world’s leading land registry for speed, ease of use, and an open approach to data.” HM Land Registry is the United Kingdom’s go-to department for property record keeping. It manages more than 25 million…

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