The U.K.'s chief financial markets regulator has helped develop a new app using blockchain consortium R3's Corda distributed ledger platform. Announced today, the prototype – focused on the reporting of mortgage transactions – was revealed to have been built with input from the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the Royal...
What is a decentralized search engine? A decentralized search engine makes use of distributed ledger technology. Using Blockchain gives you more privacy when it comes to searching online for the products and services that you love. Instead of major search platforms deciding what is, what is not relevant to you, and basing...
You probably have heard of bitcoin and cryptocurrency by now. And as of late the term “Blockchain“ has made huge splashes in the tech community. It’s the technology that underpins digital currencies and ensures that all transactions are properly conducted and recorded. But what is stored on the blockchain need not be...
Bitcoin, and the blockchain technology behind it, didn’t disrupt the world as was initially thought when Satoshi Nakamoto published his invention in 2009. More recently, however, the blockchain has become one of the most widely discussed buzzwords, not only in the payment industry, but across multiple industries. In fact, some...
The early internet dealt with intangibles. You sent or received emails, corresponded on forums, read and distributed articles. This modern internet deals with assets, your most valuable immediate items that you can touch and want to protect. These assets are stored in encoded form on a network-to-network chain called the...