what is blockchain

Don and Alex Tapscott Promote Blockchain Technology In New Book
August 25th, 2016

The father-and-son writing team shows that blockchain is of a greater importance than bitcoin itself.

Blockchain Consortium R3 Adds Asian Insurance Giant AIA
June 2nd, 2016

Now, the AIA Group will join a group of world’s leading financial organizations collaborating on the development of blockchain-based applications.

‘Factory Banking’: How the Blockchain Will Play Central Banker to the Internet of Things
May 13th, 2015

In a world trading over an Internet of Things everyone will need a new way to configure value. Welcome to the era of Factory Banking where value is all configured by the Blockchain.

Bitcoin Technology Gets Tested by NASDAQ
May 11th, 2015

Blockchain, the technology that powers bitcoin, could soon become much more important to the global financial system.

Blockchain Technology as a Solution to Financial Problems in Greece
May 11th, 2015

Greece is likely to issue new parallel blockchain-based currency that will help the government to overcome the financial crisis.

One More Financial Giant USAA Shows Interest in Bitcoin
May 11th, 2015

USAA has launched research program of blockchain hoping to employ it in its behalf.

Bitcoin vs. the Blockchain – Why It Matters
April 30th, 2015

In this 5,000-word analysis on the differences between Bitcoin and the Blockchain, Daniel M. Harrison argues that identifying the two apart from one another has to be the first priority.

IBM Is Likely to Adopt Blockchain Technology for Major Currencies
March 13th, 2015

International Business Machines Corp is considering using the blockchain technology to start a digital cash and payment system for traditional currencies.

Review: ‘Blockchain: Blueprint for a New Economy’ by Melanie Swan
March 9th, 2015

O’Reilly Media, Inc. has released a new book named ‘Blockchain: Blueprint for a New Economy’, that considers theoretical, philosophical, and societal impact of digital currencies and blockchain technologies.

Bitcoin Community Wants Data Security to Become the Cryptocurrency Sparkle
March 2nd, 2015

Bitcoin is a great way to pay directly and anonymously, but its technology – the block chain – is capable to offer much more.

The Bitcoin Foundation Launched Its New Blockchain-based Voting System
February 26th, 2015

The Bitcoin Foundation has developed the new voting system, which records each vote on the blockchain.

‘Bitcoin and Blockchain Could Revolutionise Payment System,’ Says Bank of England
February 25th, 2015

The Bank of England issued a research, which discusses the possibility of central bank creating its own cryptocurrency.

What is Blockchain?
February 8th, 2015

Blockchain, the technology behind bitcoin, is a major innovation, holding potential to change the financial sytem.