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Blockchain: 5G and Blockchain: What to Expect

Blockchain: 5G and Blockchain: What to Expect

5G and blockchain are two potentially disruptive technologies that could shape the future of technology and telecommunications. The 5G rollout has already begun in select cities in the U.S. Global coverage is expected to follow in 2020 with the technology becoming ubiquitous in the following years. With 5G and blockchain, here’s what to expect. In…

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Blockchain: Is there potential for blockchain in copyright and licensing applications?

Blockchain: Is there potential for blockchain in copyright and licensing applications?

Dave Davis joined Copyright Clearance Center in 1994 and currently serves as a research analyst. He previously held directorships in both public libraries and corporate libraries and earned joint master’s degrees in Library and Information Sciences and Medieval European History from Catholic University of America. More posts by this contributor By all accounts, we appear…

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Blockchain: IBM-Maersk blockchain shipping consortium expands to include other major shipping companies

Blockchain: IBM-Maersk blockchain shipping consortium expands to include other major shipping companies

Last year IBM and Danish shipping conglomerate Maersk announced the limited availability of a blockchain-based shipping tool called TradeLens. Today, the two partners announced that a couple of other major shippers have come on board. The partners announced that CMA CGM and MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company have joined TradeLens. When you include these companies together…

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Blockchain: Rick Santorum Is a Cryptocurrency Guy Now, Apparently

Blockchain: Rick Santorum Is a Cryptocurrency Guy Now, Apparently

Rick Santorum waiting to catch an elevator at Trump Tower in December 2016.Photo: Seth Wenig (AP)In what is either an incredible blockchain-enabled monetization opportunity or a sign that perhaps the gears are finally starting to fall out of this thing, Republican politician, failed presidential candidate, and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum is a cryptocurrency guy…

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Blockchain: How Can Blockchain Help Secure IoT Data?

Blockchain: How Can Blockchain Help Secure IoT Data?

Everyone has heard all of the terms such as blockchain, security, secure IoT data, cryptocurrency, etc. But the popularity of these technologies has been on the rise and will continue to be an issue in the future. But, how can blockchain help secure IoT data? Blockchain was earlier associated only with cryptocurrencies. Now blockchain technology…

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Blockchain: Microsoft joins Hyperledger blockchain technology community

Blockchain: Microsoft joins Hyperledger blockchain technology community

Microsoft today said it’s joining the Hyperledger community for open source blockchain technology projects. Earlier today, Facebook debuted the Libra cryptocurrency and Calibra wallet for WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger, and a standalone smartphone app for other commerce. Microsoft joins a number of tech and finance organizations such as Baidu, Citi, IBM, Intel, J.P. Morgan, Salesforce,…

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Blockchain: How Blockchain Could Solve the Cannabis Industry’s Problems With Banking and Credit Card Processing

Blockchain: How Blockchain Could Solve the Cannabis Industry’s Problems With Banking and Credit Card Processing

Blockchain could make compliant banking and credit card processing possible for the cannabis industry. June 5, 2019 3 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. There are three primary reasons the cannabis industry has so much trouble obtaining routine banking and credit card processing but it is all really the same reason…

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