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Ethiopia To Grow Coffee Using Blockchain Technology

Ethiopia To Grow Coffee Using Blockchain Technology

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Blockchain pioneer Charles Hoskinson’s latest project involves putting the birthplace of coffee on the blockchain. Hoskinson, who co-founded Ethereum and is at the helm at smart-contract fueled decentralized blockchain startup Cardano, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Ethiopia’s Ministry of Science and Technology for ag-tech development on the … Read the rest

Blockchain Technology Is Closer Than Ever For The Healthcare Quests

Blockchain Technology Is Closer Than Ever For The Healthcare Quests

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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

Blockchain Tech Could Accelerate Graphics Rendering for VR & Visual Effects

Blockchain Tech Could Accelerate Graphics Rendering for VR & Visual Effects

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Cloud-based graphics-rendering firm OTOY has introduced RNDR, “a blockchain-based rendering platform that leverages a distributed network of idle GPUs to render graphics more quickly and efficiently,” making the process of rendering and streaming virtual reality (VR) scenes easier for all users. RNDR is now announcing partnerships with blockchain developers … Read the rest

Blockchain Can Support Small Businesses, To Ward Of Competition From The Top Guns

Blockchain Can Support Small Businesses, To Ward Of Competition From The Top Guns

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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