The CDC Wants to Use Blockchain as a Weapon Against Deadly Epidemics

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating how they might use the blockchain to share medical data between organizations across the United States. This could have a profound...

Cryptocurrency Market Just Reached Total Value of $160 Billion

The global cryptocurrency market has exceeded a value of $160 billion for the first time. Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Bitcoin Cash are leading the charge, but this number reflects the enduring strength...

Quantum Cryptography Explained

  Watch: Quantum Cryptography Explained With recent high-profile security decryption cases, encryption is more important than ever.

Illinois Is Experimenting with Blockchains to Replace Physical Birth Certificates

llinois will soon test a blockchain-like ledger that hopes to give people better control and access to their birth certificate and other identifying documents. While a ledger would be more secure,...

Blockchain Technology Has The Power to Let Us Build An Entirely New Internet

Authored by Consensys via Futurism, From the birth of language to the dawn of the Internet, the technologies that push humanity forward allow us to collaborate at new scales. We agree on...

Can blockchain technology help poor people around the world?

Big Wall Street companies are using a complicated technology called blockchain to further increase the already lightning-fast speed of international finance. But it’s not just the upper crust of high finance...

Y Combinator is Helping People Invest in Startups Using Blockchain

Y Combinator is a startup incubator that helps fledgling companies get off the ground. Now, it's looking into ways of using cryptocurrency to give more people the opportunity to invest in...

Blockchains: Focusing on bitcoin misses the real revolution in digital trust

In 2008, short of sending a suitcase full of cash, there was essentially just one way for an individual to send money between, say, the United States and Europe. You had...

Finance Exec: Government-Backed Cryptos Would Speed up Blockchain Adoption

Blockchain has the potential to completely transform the way transactions are carried out. To get the most of this potential, states should back their own cryptocurrencies, according to Morgan McKenney, Citi's...

Blockchain Is About to Disrupt Hollywood

Academy Award winning Director Christopher Woodrow is about to disrupt the film industry.  He is finalizing plans to launch his own blockchain-based token called MovieCoin in the first quarter of 2018. ...

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Bitcoin is Now Worth Nearly Three Times the Price of Gold

Authored by Patrick Caughill via Futurism, Gold is often seen as an investment “safe-haven” due to the long term stability of the commodity. It is...

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