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...

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...

Global Crypto Markets Drop Billions: Top 100 Assets Falling

Many were expecting this healthy correction.  The month of December had run up too far, too fast.  Others were feeling they were price out of the market or worse that a...

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 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...

By concealing identities, cryptocurrencies fuel cybercrime

When hackers hold their victims’ data for ransom, as happened in the WannaCry and NotPetya ransomware attacks that spread across the globe in mid-2017, a key to the criminals’ success is...

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...

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...

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...

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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Vietnam Will Legally Recognize Bitcoin as Valid Currency by 2019

Bitcoin has been doing quite well since the start of the year. From barely hitting a value of $1,000 to now being worth much more...

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