Blockchain Could Help Restaurants Make Sure the Seafood You Order Is Actually What Lands...

Fraud runs rampant in the seafood industry, but blockchain (the technology supporting the growing cryptocurrency market) could help ensure the fish you order in a restaurant is the fish that finds...

A LOOK BACK AT RANDOM BLOCK HASH?

Authored by Alexandra Ossola via Futurism, 00000000000000000021e800c1e8df51b22c1588e5a624bea17e9faa34b2dc4a If you’re an active member of the Bitcoin community on Twitter or Reddit, you’ve probably been thinking about this code for hours, thinking of how it...

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...

A New Platform Will Make Zero-Fee Crypto Trading a Reality

A New Venture Starting in February, stock trading app Robinhood will let users buy and sell the cryptocurrencies bitcoin and ether without paying any transaction fees. As of today, January 25, users...

Blockchain Is Ready to Completely Transform the Healthcare Industry

Digital record keeping is becoming the norm for medical institutions. Blockchain technology could ensure that this information is kept up-to-date between different facilities, and guarantee that only approved parties can gain...

2018 Could Be the Rise of Ripple

Ripple’s Rise In 2017, cryptocurrencies rose from a novel, yet perhaps promising, concept that only a few heavily supported to a booming industry that some believe has the power to rectify the...

Your Crypto Hardware Wallet Might Not Be as Secure as You Think

So, you just bought some crypto. Congrats! (Or: Congrats ?) But now you need a place to store it. But the safest place you’ve been told to store it…may not really...

Crypto Debit Cards Are Paving the Way for Cryptocurrency Mass Adoption

Cryptocurrencies are on the rise, both in terms of overall value and popularity. While we may still be far from mass adoption, certain tools like crypto credit cards are giving people...

Hedge Funds Rolled $2 Billion Into Crypto Currencies in 2017: Morgan Stanley

As crypto currencies gain mainstream public acceptance, Wall St. has been quietly leading the charge. Banking giant Morgan Stanley has estimated that hedge funds invested a massive $2 billion in cryptocurrencies this year. According...

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...

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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...

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