Blockchain

Blockchain technology, the power behind Bitcoin’s distributed ledger, is applied in new ways every day. Our coverage presents these applications and their power to shape the world.

- Building an ICO Dream Team
Blockchain Agnosticism: Resolving the Paradox of Choice

When bitcoin was the only show in town, things were a lot less complicated for…

Blockchain - Tiny San Marino Has Big Plans to Become a Top Blockchain Hub
Tiny San Marino Has Big Plans to Become a Top Blockchain Hub

In partnership with Polybius, San Marino wants to develop the infrastructure, the regulations and the technical expertise to become a blockchain powerhouse.

- Building an ICO Dream Team
ShoCard’s Use Cases Bring Blockchain Solutions Where They’re Most Needed

Some blockchain applications are solutions looking for problems, but there are other issues that are…

- Bitfury: Private Blockchains Are Intermediate Step for Governments
Bitfury: Private Blockchains Are Intermediate Step for Governments

Bitfury was one of the first companies built around the process of bitcoin mining, but…

- Building an ICO Dream Team
Building an ICO Dream Team

Nearly half of initial coin offerings (ICOs) fail. In February, Bitcoin.com analyzed ICO statistics from…

- Smart Startup Token Brings Blockchain Security to Small Business Legal Transactions
Smart Startup Token Brings Blockchain Security to Small Business Legal Transactions

Properly upholding legal agreements is critical to a successful startup business. Despite their importance, falling…

Blockchain - A "Law-Abiding" Blockchain Alternative for India’s Financial Exchanges
A “Law-Abiding” Blockchain Alternative for India’s Financial Exchanges

The Reserve Bank of India has been publicly supportive of exploring blockchain technology for the use cases MonetaGo is examining.

Blockchain - $1.6 Billion Chinese Fund Launches in Support of Blockchain Startups
$1.6 Billion Chinese Fund Launches in Support of Blockchain Startups

Blockchain startups in China now have a new source of funding they can tap into.

Blockchain - Sierra Leone and the Blockchain Election That Wasn't
Sierra Leone and the Blockchain Election That Wasn’t

Though the blockchain company Agora did play a role in Sierra Leone’s election, its involvement was minimal.

Blockchain - These Tiny “Crypto-Anchors” From IBM Could Help Fight Product Fraud
These Tiny “Crypto-Anchors” From IBM Could Help Fight Product Fraud

Smaller than a grain of salt, crypto-anchors can authenticate a product’s origin and contents, ensuring it matches the record stored in the blockchain.

- TrustedHealth Develops a Healthcare Ecosystem Based on Blockchain Technology
TrustedHealth Develops a Healthcare Ecosystem Based on Blockchain Technology, Presenting at the World Health Organization

Blockchain technology’s immense potential, while well-documented, continues to get lost in the hype surrounding the…

Blockchain - Decred Sets Its Sights on Decentralization in 2018
Decred Sets Its Sights on Decentralization in 2018

Part of Decred’s goal in 2018 is to come up with a formal proposal for a decentralized cryptocurrency exchange.

- Unibright Unlocks New Possibilities for Blockchain Integration
Unibright Unlocks New Possibilities for Blockchain Integration

The exponential growth of blockchain technology worldwide has been well documented.  According to the data-gathering…

Blockchain - Kenya’s Government Task Force to Explore Blockchains for Land and Education
Kenya’s Government Task Force to Explore Blockchains for Land and Education

Private companies, as well as national and local governments, have all caught media attention for…

- The Enterprise and Rise of Blockchain Developers
The Enterprise and Rise of Blockchain Developers

2017 was a busy year for New York entrepreneur Dean Anastos. This is mainly due…

Blockchain - De Soto Inc.: Where Eminent Domain Meets the Blockchain
De Soto Inc.: Where Eminent Domain Meets the Blockchain

An interview with Patrick Byrne and Hernando de Soto of De Soto Inc.

- Porsche and XAIN Testing IoT
Porsche and XAIN Testing IoT, AI, Blockchain Technology Solutions for Smart Cars

Porsche has announced that it will be the the first major carmaker to implement and successfully test blockchain technology in a car.

Blockchain - Op Ed: What Do We Mean When We Talk About the "Blockchain Ecosystem”?
Op Ed: What Do We Mean When We Talk About the “Blockchain Ecosystem”?

Blockchains are like roads. Just as there’s no single type of road, there is no single type of blockchain. Each one is purpose-built for its own ends.

- The New World of Dating
The New World of Dating, Driven by the Blockchain

In today’s digital world, dating apps have become the primary outlet for those in search…

- Differentiating Between Privacy and Secrecy on the Blockchain
Differentiating Between Privacy and Secrecy on the Blockchain

There is a fair amount of confusion about the relationship between privacy and secrecy. This…

Blockchain - NASA
NASA, ESA Considering Innovative Applications of Blockchain Technology

NASA and other space agencies, such as the European Space Agency (ESA), are considering potential applications of blockchain technology to space missions and internal operations.

- Q&A With Lucyd’s CEO
The Lucyd Story: Augmented Eyeware Backed On The Blockchain

World changing innovation begins with a robust story. Today, more than ever, story lines are critical…

- Dbrain and the Blockchain of Artificial Intelligence
Dbrain and the Blockchain of Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI), the creation of smart hardware or software that replicates “human” behaviors such…