Blockchain

Is Blockchain the next big thing in technology?

The Blockchain technology has been the talk of the town as both Bitcoin and Ethereum have risen in their value per token in the past few months.<p>While others are busy earning digital money, investors are becoming interested as to how this technology can add value to their business. Even formidable …

Innovation

Blockchain in The Supply Chain: The Hype is Justified

The applications of blockchain are many, and businesses are finding new, unique ways of implementing the technology with each passing day. Blockchain is already changing banking, and threatens to disrupt industries far and wide, from music and film-making to cyber security and cloud …

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JP Morgan Hates Bitcoin But Seeks Bitcoin, Blockchain Pros

The scathing comments by Jamie Dimon regarding Bitcoin’s status as a ‘fraud’ were met with general disgust among the Bitcoin community. Others though …

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Beyond cryptocurrency: There are new blockchain opportunities for SMBs

When the Bank of Canada and payments giant Moneris last spring threw cold water on a blockchain trial as a potential clearance system, Canadian …

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New alliance advocates the blockchain to improve IoT security, trust | ZDNet

The Trusted IoT Alliance hopes to "set the standard" for IoT blockchain protocols worldwide.<p>Cisco, Bosch, Gemalto and other business giants have …

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OSINT-SPY | Command Line

Usage<p>OSINT-SPY is very handy tool and easy to use.All you have to do is just have to pass values to parameter.In order to start OSINT-SPY just write …

Information Security

Fortune 500 companies launch blockchain IoT network

Dive Brief:<p>The Trusted IoT Alliance published a press release this morning announcing its official launch, describing itself as a conglomerate of …

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The new industrial revolution: Why Europe is fertile ground for blockchain innovation

Tim Mitja Zagar is the co-founder and CEO of ICONOMI.<p>The first industrial revolution (the transition to new manufacturing processes) and the second …

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Blockchain Truce? Putin's Internet Adviser Calls for US-Russia Cooperation

An adviser to Russian President Vladimir Putin has a strong message for state governments: stop competing for blockchain dominance.<p>As China, Russia, …

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Blockchain, factory-made homes, and 'the American model': 5 fixes for Britain's broken housing market

LONDON – Technology and changing demographics are having a huge impact on the UK housing industry, with some hopeful they can help alleviate the country's housing crisis.<p>The UK's biggest property conference, ResiConf, took place last week, and Business Insider attended.<p>The theme was fixing …

Housing

$700 Billion Senate Defense Bill Calls for Blockchain Cybersecurity Study

A major defense spending bill passed by the US Senate yesterday calls for a blockchain study, public records show.

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Only in Arizona: How Smart Contract Clarity Is Winning Over Startups

What happens when someone breaches a contract?<p>If you've gone through all the rigmarole of developing a paper contract, the legal ramifications are …

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LAToken raises millions to create "the first asset-backed token exchange"

As the ICO fever continues to rise, LAToken, a blockchain platform which aims to make tradable potentially any type of assets, raised the equivalent of $9.6 million in late August. In just three days, investors bought 30 million tokens, each one amounting to 0,001 Ethereum (ETH).<p>Founded by Russian …

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Now Boarding? AXA's Ethereum Test Could Be Blockchain's Ticket Mainstream

<i>Noelle Acheson is a 10-year veteran of company analysis, corporate finance and fund management, and a member of CoinDesk's product team.</i><p><i>The following</i> …

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IBM far outranks Microsoft as blockchain industry leader, research says

Blockchain technology is on the radar of a number of tech corporations – and IBM is leading the way, according to a study.<p>Big Blue has been making …

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Why blockchain could transform the very nature of EHRs

The variety of potential blockchain deployments in healthcare is getting wider. When ONC put forth its call for white papers in its blockchain …

Digital Health

Blockchain Is IBM’s to Lose: Juniper Research | Investopedia

Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) may be making all sorts of pushes into the blockchain technology market, but it is International Business Machines Corp.’s …

Bitcoin

Inside the Blockchain Factory: How IBM's Distributed Ledger Work Went Global

For one of the world's largest tech companies, "small" is a relative term.<p>So when IBM, a tech conglomerate that boasts 380,000 employees, says it has …

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5 ways South Africans can get involved with and make money from blockchain and Bitcoin technology

Vast sums of money are being thrown into blockchain by individuals, organisations, venture capitalists, banks and even entire countries.<p>According to …

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Let's have a heart to heart: Are blockchain tokens all just "a scheme?"

Opportunity or Trap?<p>For seemingly every expert making bold claims that cryptocurrencies are the future of finance and are capable of “freeing …

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The Unruly Digital Currency Market Gets Out Of Hand, And The Status Quo Tries To Step On It

An influential Bitcoin foe.<p>Jamie Dimon is a fan of blockchain.<p>Bitcoin runs counter to China's interest, and they will do their best to shut it …

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SEC Advisory Committee to Discuss Blockchain's Investor Impact

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)'s investor advisory committee is set to discuss blockchain at an event next month.<p>According to a …

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Malta Unveils Blockchain Advisory Board as National Strategy Advances

The government of Malta is forming a new task force to advise on the implementation of the country's national blockchain strategy, announced in April.<p>…

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Blockchain marketing technology has arrived and is about to explode

When you think of blockchain, you usually think about cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin. While these are interesting and disruptive in their own right, it is the non-currency applications of blockchain that could truly revolutionize how we do business.<p>The most obvious place …

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How blockchain could fix a problem weed companies face

Initial coin offerings (ICOs), a new way for startups to get funded by selling digital tokens in lieu of shares, have exploded. ICOs have raised more …

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Juniper Research: IBM seen as blockchain leader over Microsoft

• IBM (NYSE:IBM) outranks Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) as blockchain industry leader, according to a new study from Juniper Research.<br>• According to a survey, …

Stock Markets

The next tech age is closer than we think

Everyone is speaking about it, blockchain this, blockchain that, but why there is so much hype around? Well, a new age is coming, and many industries …

Bitcoin

Oh, the irony: Crypto enables same Ponzi-like behavior it promised to fix

The creation and rise of cryptocurrencies can be tied directly to the 2008 financial crisis. Released in 2009, Bitcoin and its underlying blockchain technology was viewed, and marketed, as a way to stabilize the rampant culture of speculation that plagued Wall Street, particularly with derivative …

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Bitcoin: Another experiment with currency? RBI is looking at its own Bitcoin | Cryptocurrency

It seems demonetisation is not India's last experiment with currency. The Reserve Bank of India ( RBI) is now looking at the brave new world of …

Cryptocurrency

Institutional Cryptoeconomics: A New Model for a New Century

<i>Chris Berg, Sinclair Davidson and Jason Potts are with the RMIT Blockchain Innovation Hub in Melbourne, Australia.</i><p><i>In this opinion piece, the authors</i> …

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