By allowing digital information to be distributed without being copied, blockchain technology creates the backbone of a new type of internet. Originally invented for crypto-coin technology, the tech community is now finding other potential uses for the technology.

Digital Business Forcing Infrastructure Services From the Cloud Beyond The Edge

EGHAM, U.K. — Digital business initiatives are forcing infrastructure service providers to expand their offerings beyond edge computing technologies in order to deliver digital touchpoint services, according to Gartner Inc. A digital touchpoint can be any kind of interaction with a digital device, product or service. For example, when an individual has a Q&A session

By |2018-11-27T15:02:00-04:00November 27th, 2018|Blockchain, IoT|

Why Bakkt Is A Game Changer For Cryptocurrency

NEW YORK – The much-hyped Bakkt, the brainchild of the parent company of the New York Stock Exchange, called the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), will launch its Bitcoin futures platform in December, according to a document released this week. Bakkt is a new cryptocurrency platform proposed by Jeff Sprecher, the founder, chairman, and CEO of ICE.

By |2018-10-27T15:23:02-04:00October 27th, 2018|Blockchain, IoT|

Blockchain Platform Swytch Rewards Environmental Sustainability

AUSTIN, Texas – For the past three decades, national governments throughout the world have sought to reduce carbon dioxide gas emissions using various financial incentives. Although a well-known factor in climate change, most of these efforts have failed. Enter Swytch, a blockchain-based platform that tracks CO2 emissions and verifies the impact sustainability efforts have on them

By |2018-10-05T13:40:09-04:00October 5th, 2018|Blockchain|

Blockchain Startup Makes Vermont First State To Embrace Crypto Currency For Land, Public Records Payments

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt.  - Vermont has a law on the books that supports the development of blockchain businesses, the first state to embrace crypto currency for land and other public records, holding the promise to make government more efficient and save taxpayers’ money. Two years in the making, Senate Bill 269, now Act 205, requires

By |2018-09-07T12:30:11-04:00September 7th, 2018|Blockchain|

New York VC-Backed Blockchain Company Building 37,000 Acre Wind Farm In Sahara

DAKHLA, Morocco - Soluna, a blockchain company, is building a 37,000 acre wind farm in the Western Sahara, one of the windiest regions in the world, to provide 900-megawatts of power for a data center to support blockchain networks around the world. Construction will start in 2019 and is scheduled to be completed in five

By |2018-08-15T19:22:10-04:00August 15th, 2018|Blockchain|