In the age of blockchain, all manner of physical assets are making the leap to bits and bytes. Blockchain can track transactions of all sorts and create a connected record — and that blockchain is rapidly cleaving from the cryptocurrency clamor to which it was once inextricably linked. When it … Read the rest
Blockchain technology could transform the entire food industry, some bullish tech prospectors say, by increasing efficiency, transparency and collaboration throughout the food system. Imagine being able to trace back to the location where your lettuce came from in a matter of seconds, or even stores could verify if a carton … Read the rest
Supply chain Management (SCM) is the backbone of major food producers in the food and beverages industry that is pegged at US$ 1351 Billion, but not without shortcomings. Let’s see some of the blockchain use cases in food and beverages supply chain that can help tackle some of the industry … Read the rest
The Oil and Natural Gas industry is geographically distributed and has many parties that trust each other to handle and manage different stages that involve the Oil and Gas supply chain process. Let’s understand the Blockchain Use Cases in Oil and Gas Supply chain management.
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Over the course of time we have witnessed a large number of industries and organizations adopting blockchain technology as its mainframe to offer solutions. And with its recent surge, a recent PwC Health Research Institute survey revealed that nearly half of the healthcare executives are now planning on developing or … Read the rest
The blockchain is an imperative part of the financial industry. Here are some of the Blockchain use cases in financial services industry.
Smart Contracts backed business transactions
Smart contracts are programmatic contracts that are coded/written between two parties who agree to certain pre-set terms before the transaction. Each of these … Read the rest
The Blockchain technology effectively impacts various industries, supply chain management is one of the sectors which can strive to make a change. Here are some of the Blockchain use cases in supply chain management.
Blockchain use cases in Supply chain #1: Diamond Sourcing & Retail
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The mainnet for decentralized encyclopedia startup Everipedia is now live. The blockchain-based Wikipedia competitor announced its launch, allowing users to earn its IQ tokens for adding or editing articles to the platform. These tokens, in turn, will let users participate and vote on network governance issues. Everipedia’s developers hope that … Read the rest
The commercial, state-run Bank of China announced its plans to invest further in fintech innovation, according to local news outlet. The bank’s Chief Information Officer (CIO), Liu Qiuwan, has revealed plans to increase the company’s investments in research and development technologies such as blockchain, IoT and fintech. Investment in the … Read the rest
Litecoin (LTC) transactions are now available via encrypted messenger app Telegram. The new Litecoin feature Lite.im was developed by blockchain startup Zulu Republic. Based in Zug, Switzerland, the firm develops decentralized applications and is an ecosystem of digital platforms built on the Ethereum blockchain. The new Litecoin feature will enable … Read the rest