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More Startups Stir Towards – Blockchain – From Bitcoin

More Startups Budge Towards ‘Blockchain’ From Bitcoin Interest in Bitcoin by Silicon Valley startups peaked around late 2014-early two thousand fifteen and has waned since, while interest in ‘blockchain’ resumes to rise in 2016, fresh data from the world’s most popular and sensational startup accelerator Y Combinator shows. Read More »

Melbourne University to Pilot Blockchain for Student Records in Aussie-First

Melbourne University to Pilot Blockchain for Student Records in Aussie-First The University of Melbourne will become the very first Australian educational institution to pilot blockchain technology by recording student credentials on a distributed ledger. The Australian university will pilot the blockchain tech developed by US-based Learning Machine, an industry startup that will enable employers to verify student credentials on a ... Read More »

Making the World Safe for Blockchain – BP3, Operationalizing Digital Transformation

Making the World Safe for Blockchain [Editor’s note: Don’t leave behind to register for Driven 2017! Our customer conference is August 16th and 17th this year. More sessions are being added every week! Download our FREE ebook on Blockchain in Insurance here.] It has been estimated that a blockchain “is about 80% business process switch and 20% technology switch” Read More »

Jenny from the blockchain

Jenny from the blockchain Over the past several years there has been a lot of talk about cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin, and the blockchain technology that underpins them. However it can be difficult to understand how the blockchain actually works in practice, and why it is such a clever method for currency exchange. Read More »

IBM – Blockchain Technology, Join IBM Blockchain Meetup 2016

Thank you On 17th November, the newly-inaugurated IBM Center in Mumbai was the venue for the IBM Blockchain Meetup, with over fifty attendees from the developer community, start-ups and academia. The Meetup began with Seema Kumar, IBM’s ISA Ecosystem Leader, delivering a welcome address. The keynote speaker for the evening was Bob Lord, IBM’s Chief Digital Officer, who collective key ... Read More »

How Soon Blockchain Technology Will Switch Currency As We Know It

How Soon Blockchain Technology Will Switch Currency As We Know It From Ripple, to Ethereum, to Hyperledger, these projects have long been used to decentralize electronic cash transactions. Who will win in a race to substitute the traditional currencies? The author, Lisa Froelings, is a productivity consultant with over four years of practice in human resources working for a major ... Read More »

How Digital Signatures and Blockchains Can Work Together

blockchain encryption Everywhere you turn in the security world, an interesting word keeps popping up: “Blockchain”. Just like the word “cloud”, this concept has taken hold of the security industry and has become one of the best emerging technologies. But what exactly is it? In basic terms, it is a system which can provide authentication and immutable copies of data, ... Read More »

How Blockchain Is Switching Finance

How Blockchain Is Switching Finance Our global financial system moves trillions of dollars a day and serves billions of people. But the system is rife with problems, adding cost through fees and delays, creating friction through redundant and onerous paperwork, and opening up opportunities for fraud and crime. Read More »