New evidences are emerging, stating that practicable uses of blockchain are closer than what many health IT and security professionals have predicted. Blockchain holds big potential for overcoming issues of trust and ironing out technology wrinkles in the sharing of clinical and financial data in healthcare. While that is becoming … Read the rest
JPMorgan Chase is seeking to patent a system for using distributed ledgers as a way to facilitate and reconcile financial transactions, newly-released filings show. In a patent application published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Thursday (which was originally submitted last October), JPMorgan outlined a system that uses … Read the rest
Businesses that embrace modern digital technologies see significantly higher growth margins than those that are slow to adopt them. But while large companies like Microsoft and IBM are already applying blockchain to their infrastructures, small businesses are lagging when it comes to implementing the technology. Data has become the lifeblood … Read the rest
Blockchain technology is being hailed as one of the biggest revolutions in the technology world, only next to the invention of internet. Rightly so! Blockchain by its virtue is about being open to participation, immutable or unchangeable and eliminates intermediaries. It not only has the potential to disrupt almost everything … Read the rest
There are various powerful blockchain use cases in healthcare. In this article, lets look at one specific niche use case ie. Medication Non-Adherence. Let understand the problem in detail and check out the solution blockchain can offer.
What is Medication Non-Adherence?
Patients faithfully following to medication schedule as per the … Read the rest
Data breaches are something that are our ears are tuned into like no other day. Some notable breaches over the past few years include the 3,000,000,000 email accounts at Yahoo, the 143,000,000 credit files at Equifax, and the 87,000,000 Facebook accounts accessed by Cambridge Analytica. The reason why these data … Read the rest
Without a doubt, blockchain technology is the most significant disruptor we’ve seen since the creation of the Internet. Ten years from now, we’ll look back and imagine how we ever existed without blockchain technology, the same as we do now with the Internet. The importance of the blockchain is that … Read the rest
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) became the first global bank to issue a loan using Blockchain technology. The Spanish multinational bank said it conducted the entire loan process, from the negotiation of terms to the signing, on a mutually distributed ledger that informed both the bank and the borrower of … Read the rest
Blockchain seems to have found its way through almost all core industries and business units. According to latest reports, Blockchain has found its new application in China — combating censorship. It all started with a #MeToo moment at a school campus in China. Xin Yue, a senior at the prestigious … Read the rest
With the blockchain technology still in its nascent stages, the extent of its potential is still unknown and unexplored. Analysts believe that some fundamental challenges such as energy efficiency and scalability – yet to be overcome has restricted blockchain’s touted transformative potential. Heeding to this challenge, Proxeus has taken a … Read the rest