Relationship Between IoT and Blockchain !!!

Author : Kate, Australia The Internet of Things (IoT) has been much lauded about these days. With the ability to remotely connect devices embedded with some form of connectivity, efficiency and reduction in human interventions can be achieved. An example…

Kevin O’Leary Talks about Bitcoin and Asset-Backed Cryptocurrencies

Blockchain technology is fast earning the reputation of the disruptive technology it is known for. Recent announcements by Kevin O’Leary have further spurred the adaptation of blockchain technology through the upcoming sales of one-third ownership of an extremely reputable NYC hotel…

Satellite Launched to Space using Blockchain ?

Singapore-based blockchain start-up Spacechain has launched a satellite into space in partnership with another blockchain company Qtum. A Canada-based blockchain company, Blockstream, has also launched a satellite. With these developments, blockchain technology has started making its foray into space. Internet…

Enjoy a new online fantasy game and learn trading – with Blockchain

Now you can learn trading in stocks and commodities in a risk-free environment, with the fun and excitement of an online fantasy game. Tel Aviv, Israel-based FundFantasy has unveiled a blockchain-based platform that allows users to play online fantasy game…

Blockchain-powered lottery is about to disrupt online lottery market

Cyprus-based blockchain start-up Firelotto plans to disrupt online lottery market with their blockchain-powered lottery. They have a ready product, and have already started 4 online lottery games, with the initial guaranteed prize pool exceeding US $ 1 million. Lottery market…

Debitum Network leverages Ethereum blockchain to facilitate credit for Small Businesses

Author – Anujit Vilnius, Lithuania based Debitum Network is leveraging Ethereum blockchain to solve a well-known problem of world economy, that of small businesses lacking sufficient access to credit. The Initial Coin Offering (ICO) for their token, DEB, was from…

Harshgraph – The Future Of Distributed Ledger Technology

Guest Author – Samson Most ledger transaction operate on blockchain which experience limitations. It’s difficult to get rid of the nodes that disagree with blockchain same as the consensus mechanism with the proof of work being slow. Harshgraph has the…

Walmart Plans to Reduce Cost Of Doing Business using Blockchain

Guest Author – Samson Walmart plans on using blockchain to facilitate shipping through tracking packages on transit.  Walmart patent application filed on August 2017 will allow them to deploy the smart package to aid in tracking of the goods in…

BMW partners with blockchain start-up to source ethically sourced Cobalt

German automobile giant BMW is working towards eliminating Cobalt produced by child labor from their batteries. They have partnered with Circulor, a London, UK-based blockchain start-up for this project. Majority of companies manufacturing electronic and electric vehicles need a large…

Transparency to Sierra Leone’s presidential election by a Blockchain

Blockchain helps in bringing transparency to Sierra Leone’s presidential election: The recently concluded presidential election in Sierra Leone was notable for the effort to make it transparent. The National Election Committee (NEC) of Sierra Leone has engaged Agora, a Swiss…