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Blockchain: Blockchain Trends 2020 | Block Talk

Blockchain: Blockchain Trends 2020 | Block Talk

In this special episode, Principal Program Manager, Chris Segura, and Forbes Tech Council member, Mike Walker, talk about what they see as the top blockchain trends for 2020 and what they are hearing from companies deploying solutions.Trend 1: Practical Blockchain EmergesBlockchain is being leveraged in practical use cases today and are expanding in scope and…

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Blockchain: Criminals laundered $2.8 billion in 2019 using crypto exchanges, finds a new analysis

Blockchain: Criminals laundered $2.8 billion in 2019 using crypto exchanges, finds a new analysis

Criminals appear to be laundering an increasing amount of cryptocurrency by moving it to reputable exchanges, according to blockchain analytics firm Chainalysis. The news: Chainalysis, which uses data analysis to trace cryptocurrency transactions and characterize users, says that in 2019 criminal entities moved $2.8 billion in Bitcoin to exchanges, up from around $1 billion in 2018.…

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Blockchain: 4 Ways Tech Can Improve Your Investment Strategy

Blockchain: 4 Ways Tech Can Improve Your Investment Strategy

Innovations have radically democratized investing, making it more transparent and easier to engage in. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! Will be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy Image credit: Towfiqu Photography | Getty Images Pritom Das Guest Writer Founder/CEO of TravelerPlus January 17, 2020 4…

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Blockchain: Monday assorted links

Blockchain: Monday assorted links

121 Comments Facebook Twitter RSS Feed print Comments Why do you keep signal boosting Wilkinson? He's a weak thinker who chases fads and loves to scold. +1 I was just asking the same thing. He got woke recently and wants to be part of the elite crowd it seems. Respond "People have control over whether…

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Blockchain: Cross-Chain Deals and Adversarial Commerce

Blockchain: Cross-Chain Deals and Adversarial Commerce

This paper appeared in VLDB'19 and is authored by Maurice Herlihy, Barbara Liskov, and Liuba Shrira. How can autonomous, mutually-distrusting parties cooperate safely and effectively? This question is very important for enabling commerce. The trading world answered this question so far by relying on a trusted third party, and in the worst case, on the…

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Blockchain: Dish Network Proposes Blockchain Based Anti-Piracy System

Blockchain: Dish Network Proposes Blockchain Based Anti-Piracy System

News Dish Network is fighting online streaming piracy on many fronts. Aside from lawsuits and other legal campaigns, the company also looks at the broader picture. In a new patent application, Dish envisions a blockchain-based anti-piracy management system that promises to be open and accessible to all. American satellite and broadcast provider Dish Network has…

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