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A Blockchain Glossary of Common Terms

A Blockchain Glossary of Common Terms

Bitcoin, and by extension blockchain, have been around since 2008 when Satoshi Nakamoto published the Bitcoin White Paper. The first Bitcoin block, the so-called 'Genesis Block,' was mined in 2009. As the Bitcoin protocol is open source, anyone could take the protocol, fork it (i.e.

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10 Obstacles To Enterprise Blockchain Adoption

10 Obstacles To Enterprise Blockchain Adoption

In May 2018, security researchers discovered vulnerabilities in the blockchain-based EOS platform. EOS is a cryptocurrency token and blockchain that claims to operate as a smart contract platform for the deployment of decentralized applications and a decentralized autonomous corporation.

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How Emerging Tech Vendors Are Taking on Blockchain

How Emerging Tech Vendors Are Taking on Blockchain

Anyone still on the fence about blockchain's importance or its future direction need look no further than the blockchain solution release earlier this week from Microsoft in partnership with Ernst & Young  that is designed to streamline content rights and royalties management.

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7 Trends Driving Blockchain Forward

7 Trends Driving Blockchain Forward

Blockchain, as we have seen, is quickly becoming an established enterprise technology. There is still way to go, however, before it reaches its full potential. In the meantime, there are a number of emerging and established trends around blockchain that are gaining traction at the moment.

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Enterprise Security Concerns for Blockchain And How To Mitigate Them

Enterprise Security Concerns for Blockchain And How To Mitigate Them

Digging deeper into blockchain, the technologies behind them and enterprise use of blockchain, apart from the technical difficulties of deploying the technology, it is becoming clear that security concerns are slowing the development of blockchain down, particularly considering the new compliance regulations that have come into play with GDPR.

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Blockchain Is on the Cusp of Changing Entire Industries

Blockchain Is on the Cusp of Changing Entire Industries

A global wake up call is gaining steam for industry to address the rising public concerns over data privacy and transparency. While we may be in the throes of the technology's hype cycle, I believe blockchain has the potential to answer that call — and transform every aspect of society.

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