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Five reasons why blockchain will fortify IoT technologies

Five reasons why blockchain will fortify IoT technologies

Blockchain is nothing new. Originally proposed in 1982, and eventually harnessed in 2008 as the technology behind Bitcoin, blockchain acts as an immutable publicly distributed ledger. Each block cannot be edited and cannot be deleted. It is secure, decentralized and tamper-proof.

These attributes hold immense value for IoT infrastructures, and point the way to a more transparent future. Blockchain technologies can be used to support IoT deployments by improving decentralization, heightening security and bringing better visibility to connected devices.

IoT Business News August 8, 2022
Can blockchain be used without cryptocurrency?

Can blockchain be used without cryptocurrency?

A blockchain without cryptocurrency is a distributed ledger that stores data associated with nonfungible tokens (NFTs), supply chain initiatives, the Metaverse and more.

Even though Bitcoin (BTC) is the most known application of a decentralized ledger or blockchain, there is a wide range of other uses of blockchain technology. For instance, blockchain technology can be utilized in various financial services including remittances, digital assets and online payments because it enables payments to be settled without a bank or other middleman.

Coin Telegraph August 1, 2022
Augmented Reality Is the Next Frontier for NFTs

Augmented Reality Is the Next Frontier for NFTs

Augmented reality (AR) is shaping a new future for online interaction and asset ownership. This technology was a futuristic gimmick in sci-fi movies only a decade ago. However, recent developments see it expand and fuse with other next-generation innovations, such as non-fungible tokens (NFTs). This merger could irremediably impact our understanding of the digital economy, asset creation, trade, and control.

News BTC August 1, 2022
A Step-By-Step Guide For Beginners – What Is Blockchain Technology?

A Step-By-Step Guide For Beginners – What Is Blockchain Technology?

What is blockchain technology? This is a question that many people are asking, and for a good reason. Blockchain is a new technology that is quickly gaining in popularity, and it has the potential to change the way we do business. In this article, we will provide a step-by-step guide for beginners who want to learn more about blockchain technology. We will start by explaining what blockchain is, and then we will discuss different types of blockchains and how they are used. Finally, we will talk about the benefits of blockchain technology and how it is changing the world economy. So, let’s get started!

Intelligent Living July 25, 2022
How Fashion and NFTs Found Themselves in a Beneficial Partnership

How Fashion and NFTs Found Themselves in a Beneficial Partnership

The fashion world has gone for NFTs in a big way. Yes, skeptics may continue to claim that NFTs are “useless,” yet fashion houses seem not to have received the memo, since a growing number of them have begun offering those tokens of ownership as part of their collections and product lines.

In fact, the roster of fashion firms using NFTs in one way or another has become pretty big, including such luminaries as Balmain, Philipp Plein, Gucci, Prada, Salvatore Ferragamo, Rebecca Minkoff, Burberry, Diesel, Guerlain, and numerous others. And in many ways, NFTs and fashion make a natural pairing, if only because both are centered around rarity and status.

Crypto News July 18, 2022
Does the Metaverse need blockchain to ensure widespread adoption?

Does the Metaverse need blockchain to ensure widespread adoption?

While not absolutely necessary, omitting it would be misguided. “The Metaverse without blockchains would likely just advance the ball for Big Tech.”

Many are thrilled at the prospect of the Metaverse with its virtual worlds that can be used to play online games, but also to train surgeons on 3D organ models and enable students to visit recreated villages in ancient Greece astonishingly brought to life.

Coin Telegraph July 18, 2022
Complete guide to blockchain and cryptocurrencies

Complete guide to blockchain and cryptocurrencies

Kim Maceda goes over the complete guide to blockchain and cryptocurrencies, including how blockchain technology works, how it reduces costs and all of the other benefits. Maceda also covers the different types of cryptocurrencies, the most popular cryptos, and how they are being used.

Blockchain technology has revolutionized how we manage and ensure the privacy and security of personal data. Here are important facts to know about blockchains.

App Developer Magazine July 12, 2022
Integrating blockchain-based digital IDs into daily life

Integrating blockchain-based digital IDs into daily life

Blockchain tech is pushing the boundaries of ID management as governments look for scalable solutions that promote privacy, control and decentralized data management.

The last 13 years have seen blockchain technology evolve into numerous use cases — finance, data, logistics and security, among others. However, the idea of using blockchain’s immutable capabilities to ID humans got new life when Changpeng “CZ” Zhao visited the island country of Palau to kick off its digital residency program.

Coin Telegraph July 4, 2022
What Is The Blockchain?

What Is The Blockchain?

Now famous for providing the engine for a variety of ‘hidden’ digital currency systems such as Bitcoin, blockchain (or Distributed Ledger Technology) describes a computerized process intended to make databases more egalitarian, transparent, and virtually tamper-proof.

Science Alert June 30, 2022
Why an abstraction layer is a must for enterprise blockchain

Why an abstraction layer is a must for enterprise blockchain

If blockchain apps are to enter mainstream organizations, they need to be available, scalable, and easy to use to guarantee wide adoption across enterprises.

To be productive and help them to work more quickly, workers prefer processes and procedures that are simple, streamlined, and seamless in use. But, to many decision-makers considering which platform to build their new app, the blockchain seems to add a layer of complexity to business operations across the industry sectors. However, with careful planning and design, your workforce can take advantage of safe and secure scalable apps which have been created on the BSV blockchain without impacting the productivity of the workforce.

Coin Geek June 21, 2022
The Intelligent Crypto Thesis

The Intelligent Crypto Thesis

“Software is eating the world” has become one of the iconic phrases of the last decade of the software industry. Quoted in 2011 by software legend and venture capitalist Marc Andreessen, it synthesized the idea that companies that operated mostly in the physical world were transitioning to the digital economy in a trend that will essentially transform every company into a software company.

Nasdaq June 8, 2022
7 Incredible Benefits of Blockchain for the Retail Industry

7 Incredible Benefits of Blockchain for the Retail Industry

We are dwelling in times of a surreal digital revolution, and it is only getting bigger day by day. Emerging technologies are revolutionizing and revamping the world swiftly, and the corporate world is aligning itself with these technologies without wasting any time.

On the list of these disruptive technologies, blockchain is a much-talked-about aspect of the ongoing digital revolution.

Readwrite May 30, 2022
The Relationship Among Blockchain and Crypto

The Relationship Among Blockchain and Crypto

If we talk about both Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, then these two have been mostly seen to be used together. Although these two are separate technologies, they are only naturally connected. Essentially a decentralized, public ledger, the digital information or blocks that constitute the blockchain are stored in the computers that provide the networks that compose the database.

Native News Online May 23, 2022
What is blockchain? Everything you need to know and its advantages and disadvantages

What is blockchain? Everything you need to know and its advantages and disadvantages

Even if you only have a passing interest in cryptocurrencies, there are a couple of terms that you’re still likely to have come across. The first is ‘Bitcoin’. This is the oldest and best-known of the many hundreds of cryptocurrencies that now exist. With a market capitalization of £690 billion (28 March 2022), it’s also the largest in terms of the value of digital ‘coins’ in circulation.

Evening Standard May 9, 2022
Blockchain and big data processing: Can blockchain solve data privacy concerns?

Blockchain and big data processing: Can blockchain solve data privacy concerns?

Is blockchain the answer to data privacy concerns and how Big Data is handled?

Rapid advances in digital technology over the past several decades have also brought new data privacy and security concerns to the forefront. As a consequence, hacking, identity theft, and other breaches of digital privacy are becoming increasingly widespread.

However, addressing the subject of how to secure the Internet has long been a source of inspiration for individuals in the blockchain community. As blockchain technology restructures our digital infrastructure, the security equation shifts.

CRYPTOSLATE April 25, 2022