Brazil Records its First Blockchain-Exclusive Birth Certificates

Brazil’s first birth certificates have been registered on the blockchain. Families were able to sidestep the typical procedures with the civil registry office, and complete the registration process in record time. Álvaro de Medeiros Mendonça was one of the first children to take part in the project. Álvaro’s father, Waldyr Mendonça Junior, said the normally days-long registration took about five minutes.  According to the Sept. 1 announcement, parents wereRead more