Blockchain

Blockchain technology represents a growing list of information blocks (records) that are cryptographically linked to one another. The data stored on the blockchain cannot be modified. This makes distributed ledgers unique and applicable in many industries where record immutability is important.

In this category, we talk about blockchain-based real-life applications and ideas in the field. Small, medium, and large companies are currently implementing this relatively new technology in their existing work processes.

Top 5 Most Innovative Crypto Startups to Watch Out For

Top 5 Most Innovative Crypto Startups to Watch Out For

Compared to 2017, 2018 was a rough year for crypto but that doesn't mean we can't celebrate. So for those feeling a bit hopeless regarding this new industry, take a look at the following...
Bitcoin is Going to Hit $200,000; How to Make Money

Bitcoin is Going to Hit $200,000; How to Make Money

Crypto predictors had a rough year in 2018, but to be fair, no one could have guessed the outcome on that one. All signs point to full adoption and future growth for cryptocurrency but...
Use this Crypto Lending Life Hack to Dodge Taxes

Use This Crypto Lending Life Hack: Pay Less Tax

While some countries out there remain tax-free havens for crypto users, many governments are starting to see there is a profitable side to this emerging asset. As a result, new laws are passed each year,...
Google Plus and LinkedIn Go Blockchain; Bitcoin Enthusiasts Are Happy

Google Plus and LinkedIn Go Blockchain; Bitcoin Enthusiasts Are Happy

Google Plus, a social network, announced a serious software bug. Following the recent discovery, GOOGL decided to shut down the consumer version of Google+; four months earlier than the original plans. Instead of August...
Earn Cryptocurrency by Playing Street Fighter 5 Earn Digital Currency by Playing Street Fighter 5; Bitcoin Fans Are Happy

Earn Cryptocurrency by Playing Street Fighter 5; Bitcoin Fans Are Happy

Starting from December 11, Capcom is adding a “sponsored content” option. This business model change will allow Capcom to better advertise to its users who choose to earn extra Fight Money. Additionally, the new...
Oculus Rift to Accept Bitcoin by 2022; Tim Draper Is Happy

Oculus Rift to Accept Bitcoin by 2022; Tim Draper Is Happy

Oculus Rift is one of the most famous VR systems. In fact, just recently, Coinbase founder Brian Armstrong stated that he believes that digital currency will be used in virtual worlds. Based on his...
Quora on Blockchain Is the Next Big Thing

Quora on Blockchain Is the Next Big Thing

Quora had a data hack. The company found it on Friday, Nov. 30, but reported it on Monday. About 100 million users might have had their data stolen. To prevent future hacks like this...
Elon Musk Created Crypto Heaven? PayPal Community Is Skeptical

Elon Musk Created Crypto Heaven? PayPal Community Is Skeptical

In early November, Coinbase launched its new "PayPal" function. As a result, crypto holders can now withdraw money from Coinbase to their PayPal account. Although the new feature excited a lot of folks, there are...
Physical Bitcoin Is Now for Sale; Satoshi Nakamoto Is Smiling

Physical Bitcoin Is Now for Sale; Satoshi Nakamoto Is Smiling…

A metal coin now promises to hold Bitcoin and other physical cryptocurrencies. While previously cold storage wallets were offered, there was no one that looked like a metal coin. The physical storage device, BlockchainIron,...
Thai Prostitutes Pay Taxes on Blockchain; Bitcoin Fans Are Happy

Thai Prostitutes Pay Taxes on Blockchain; Bitcoin Fans Are Happy

Just like Ohio introduced a system to use Bitcoin to pay taxes, the Thailand government plans to use blockchain technology to verify tax payments and improve payment efficiency. The Thai government will be using...
Vitalik Buterin Helped Putin Make Stablecoin for Russia; Trump Knows…

Vitalik Buterin Helped Putin Make Stablecoin for Russia; Trump Knows…

Earlier in mid-2018, Russian-Canadian Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin had a brief meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. It is not clear what the discussion was about. However, one can surmise that the talk had...
First Blockchain Smartphone to Make Apple iPhone Obsolete

First Blockchain Smartphone to Make Apple iPhone Obsolete

If your smartphone does not work for your lifestyle, this is not a great strategy. In the twenty-first century, your phone is more than just your communication device. A smartphone can hold your most...
Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Is Mining Digital Coins on Your Laptop

Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Is Mining Digital Coins on Your Laptop

While the world of blockchain technology is evolving and getting better, the dark world of cryptocurrency mining malware is also thriving. One of the most significant use cases involves the Bitcoin mining malware, KingMiner....
Your Starbucks and McDonald’s Coffee Will Cost Twice More in Just a Few Years

Your Starbucks and McDonald’s Coffee Will Cost Twice More in Just a Few Years

According to McDonald's recent announcement on November 29, 2018, coffee production is shrinking. The company warned that by 2050, climate change will cause the amount of land suitable for coffee farming to shrink in...
South Korea Appreciates Bitcoin for the Opportunity to Vote via Blockchain

South Korea Appreciates Bitcoin for the Opportunity to Vote via Blockchain

South Korea has decided to develop a blockchain-based voting system. Starting from December, the system will be on trial for user responses on national interest surveys. South Korea will be the second East Asian...
Buy An Apartment in VR World for Just $190

Buy An Apartment in VR World for Just $190

VR has advanced to the point where people are now beginning to buy and sell properties in a virtual world. In fact, the company Somnium Space managed to raise over $11K in property sales associated with...
Deciphering the Bitcoin Crash: What Will Happen to Cryptocurrency?

Deciphering the Bitcoin Crash: What Will Happen to Cryptocurrency?

Big things have been expected for Bitcoin, ever since it first hit the market. Known as the first major cryptocurrency, Bitcoin was largely expected to dominate the currency scene for the foreseeable future. Recent...
Why Is Bitcoin Crashing and What Will Happen to Cryptocurrency?

Why Is Bitcoin Crashing and What Will Happen to Cryptocurrency?

The price of Bitcoin and other major cryptocurrencies crashed in the last 72 hours, giving experts pause and investors reason to fret. Bitcoin fell to $5,050 on Nov. 21, 2018 and lost almost 19% of...
Satoshi Nakamoto Could Be Born in Ohio

Satoshi Nakamoto Could Be Born in Ohio

The world just took another bizarre turn. Despite all of the U.S. efforts to put a damper on crypto, its own Ohio state is starting to accept Bitcoin for tax payments. Maybe Satoshi Nakamoto,...
This Blockchain App Could Destroy Airbnb

This Blockchain App Can Destroy Airbnb

Airbnb was founded in 2008 and was the most cutting-edge social infrastructure platform for home sharing platforms of its time. During the same month and year, the blockchain whitepaper came into being, which was...