In the race of blockchain adoption, India has been performing quite well so far. What’s been even more interesting is the fact that, in spite of the country’s stern stand against Bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies, it has embraced the technology with open arms. Moreover, to boost the prospects of decentralized systems in India, Prime Minister Mr. […]
Every now and then, we come across several news about Blockchain Technology and its adoption across all industries, and various pilots projects being carried out by governments of different nations. So, what has made this technology so widely popular across all verticals in just a few years? Let’s discuss the basic features that have made […]
Agriculture is one of the most primary sectors on which the development of a nation depends. Agriculture, when combined with technology, has resulted in boosting production and revenues. And, with the current technological trends, blockchain has found great overhaul via various applications in the agri-business industry. It is claimed to have great opportunity in transforming the […]
The fame that the technology behind cryptocurrencies has gained over a short period is remarkably astounding. The cryptography based platform ensures that data, once entered into the network, cannot be manipulated at any cost, which is why the whole world is following a new technology like never before. After attaining enough prominence for Bitcoins, the decentralized and […]
Transparency and immutability are two prime features that are looked up to, be it any sector. Whether it is finance, supply chain, healthcare or any other vertical, the need for an effective and efficient decentralized system has always been felt. However, the continuous look out for an untamperable and transparent platform has come to an […]
Blockchain is surely not all about Bitcoins only. In just a few years, the nascent technology has created a dent in every industry. It has already found applications in healthcare, supply chain management, banking and finance, agriculture, retail sector, etc. ensuring security and transparency. It has successfully helped in reducing frauds in various sectors by issuing […]
IBM has made a record by earning a maximum number of patents in the year 2018, in its move towards working on innovative technologies. With a total of 9,100 U.S. patents, the company has yet again topped the list for the 26th time in a row, as per IFI Claims, a global patent database. The latest […]
Since its inception, Blockchain has been flooding the Internet with news on various partnerships, mergers and acquisitions, product launches, implementations and what not. Undeniably, the technology has been doing wonders in all the domains, from agriculture to financial systems. It is amazing to see the way blockchain has streamlined businesses and governance across the globe. Companies, nations, and experts have already claimed that the technology has a lot to offer to the humankind.
The hype of blockchain technology came into existence with the launch of Bitcoin in 2007. Since then, although cryptocurrencies have gone through several ups and downs, the blockchain craze has been steadily increasing. However, taking a closer look, you’ll realize that the real hype is all about the distributed ledger property of blockchain that makes it immutable and hack-proof. These systems use high-level encryption for data transfers, yet the question that arises is: Is blockchain really hack-proof?
Since its introduction, blockchain has been quite in the news as a breakthrough technology. Though it is still in its nascent stage, yet successful implementations of blockchain projects have been ever growing. To explore what blockchain has in its basket for 2019, one must have a glance at services such as Hybrid Blockchains, BaaS, Ricardian Contracts, Blockchain Interoperability, Stable Coins. These cutting-edge platforms are going to revolutionize the technology sector.