Kodak said in a press release, "Today Kodak and WENN Digital, in a licensing partnership, announced the launch of the KODAKOne image rights management platform and KODAKCoin, a photo-centric cryptocurrency to empower photographers and agencies to take greater control in image rights management".
The AP reports shares of Eastman Kodak Co. more than doubled to close at $6.80 Tuesday.
The Rochester-based company announced Tuesday that it's launching its own digital licensing and cryptocurrency similar to Bitcoin.
Kodak is no stranger to the challenges of the medium's transition to digital - despite accounting for as much as 90 percent of film sales and 85 percent of camera sales in the United States at its peak, the company struggled with changes to the market in the late 1990s and was forced to refocus on new technologies.
This new system will allow photographers to register their work and receive payments much faster once they've been licensed.
The platform uses blockchain technology, the backbone of bitcoin and other digital currencies that have surged in recent months and raised fears of a price bubble. Kodak, whose name was once synonymous with photographic film, emerged from bankruptcy in 2013 after selling off most of its patents to companies including Apple Inc. and Microsoft Corp. The stock has been slumping over the past year, shedding more than 70 percent of its value. The stock had been slumping over the previous year, shedding more than 70 percent of its value.
"Engaging with a new platform, it is critical photographers know their work and their income is handled securely and with trust, which is exactly what we did with KODAKCoin", said WENN Digital CEO Jan Denecke.
Riot Blockchain shares have tripled since October when the former biotechnology firm changed its name and said it was revising its business focus to bitcoins.
That leaves all three sides with large differences to reconcile when they meet in Montreal Jan. 23 to begin a week of talks. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a town hall in Halifax on Monday, January 16, 2017.
James Rule, the Viking CEO, said: "Kato was an incredibly talented player, with a bright future ahead of him in rugby league". He had been due to travel to the United Kingdom this week to fulfil his dream of playing first-grade rugby league in Britain.
Woong-chul Yang said: "Kia's connected cars will be both boundless and connected and offer a new kind of mobility experience". For example, the Niro EV Concept could theoretically limit its maximum power if it recognized a teen driver behind the wheel.
Workers at the plant are expected to build 300,000 vehicles per year and produce the Toyota Corolla compact auto starting in 2021. They also announced small capital tie-ups, with Toyota gaining 5.05 percent of Mazda and Mazda getting 0.25 percent of Toyota.
Mr Wolff told BBC radio that his conclusion in the book - that Trump is not fit to do the job - was becoming a widespread view. Earlier on Saturday, Wolff said the revelations in his book were likely to bring an end to Trump's time in the White House .
The Chiefs, after scoring 21 points in the first half, were shut out afterward and wound up losing 22-21 in the wild-card round. Nagy's luster took on a new shine late in the season when Reid handed off play calling duties to his young protegé.
Last year, Kashmere Redd, a 28-year-old trans man living in NY , was stabbed to death by his partner, Doris Carrasquillo. In addition to founding the Miss Trans America pageant, she also helped to launch the Miss Trans New England pageant.
Additionally, a SpaceX rocket carrying supply missions to the International Space Station for NASA exploded in 2015. Actions taken by SpaceX on Monday indicate its confidence in the rocket's performance during the Zuma launch.
Right now the Yankees have Luis Severino, Masahiro Tanaka, Sonny Gray, CC Sabathia and Jordan Montgomery in their rotation. In five years with the Pirates, Cole has a 59-42 record with a 3.50 ERA, averaging 156 innings a season in 127 starts.
The security forces are going after militants as part of "operation all out" and on the basis of a "hit list" of militants. Meanwhile, the Indian authorities have shut down mobile internet services in all districts of south Kashmir.
The protests started in the Iran's second-largest city of Mashhad on December 28 before spreading to other cities. The protests have since dwindled amid arrests of more than 3,700 people, according to one Iranian lawmaker.
Paul Getty's grandson, adding that "they could have my salary". "It makes me furious that her talent is undervalued in this way". Williams previously told USA Today she appreciated efforts to reshoot the film, which recounts the kidnapping of oil tycoon J.
Kerr's comparison to the Kardashians is spot on, as the Ball's even boast their own reality TV show nowadays. Earlier in the season, he said that Walton didn't know how to coach his son, No. 2 overall pick Lonzo Ball .
In certain cases, where servers aren't at risk from data theft, companies may decide speed is more important than security. Intel released its own performance information, though it showed just a slight impact for its 8th-generation Core chips.
Case in point: Its Tucson forebear featured a separate motor/drive unit and fuel cell stack, all packaged under the hood in front. When the Nexo arrives in early 2018, it will also debut several new driver assist technologies that are new to the Hyundai brand.
Meanwhile, Hrithik will be seen as Patna-based mathematician Anand Kumar in a biopic titled Super 30 . Rakesh's tweet read, "Today is perhaps the best day to make the release day of Krrish 4 official".
Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian is a rumored potential candidate to replace Bevell. We go into a game knowing what the defense is going to give us, the situations we're going to be in".
The Metro Division team will be coached by Barry Trotz of the Washington Capitals and have the Caps' Alex Ovechkin as the captain. He's also known for making a splash on the red carpet, either at the all-star game or the NHL Awards show.
The Un-carrier network is launching a new BOGO sale that includes discounts on some of the hottest smartphones in the market. Likewise, customers who buy a Galaxy Note 8 , S8 Active , or S8+ will get a $750 discount when they purchase a second phone.
Ecuador is looking for help evicting a yearslong tenant of the country's London embassy: Wikileaks founder Julian Assange . In 2016, a United Nations panel concluded that Assange had been "arbitrarily detained" and should be allowed to walk free.
The Palace has already been including Meghan in its public posts, ever since she and Harry announced their engagement. She also authored a blog, The Tig, that she shut down in April as her romance with Harry became even more serious.
Although Democrats have a number of vulnerable incumbents themselves , several of the Republican retirements - including Reps. Royce won in 2016 with more than 57 percent of the vote, and Republicans hold a narrow edge in voter registration.
But that may change now that Winfrey is reportedly considering a 2020 presidential bid herself. "I love Oprah. She had Donald Trump - this was before politics - her last week, and she had Donald Trump and my family.
He was a professor at the University of British Columbia from 1952 to 1960, where he began his work on DNA research. With a number of scholarships , Khorana went on to earn a doctorate in organic chemistry in 1948.
Xbox is investigating the inaccurate RGB colors that have been reported when displaying in 4K HDR mode when playing a UHD disc. All together, you've got plenty of decent quality of life updates that should make using the Xbox One even better.