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Blockchain Smart Contracts- Logical or not-so-logical

Where ever there is a mention of Blockchain on the internet, you will always find reference to Smart Contracts too. The word Smart Contract originated in 1997, when Nick Szabo, used it to describe physical objects that change their behavior based on data. Today, in Blockchain, we used this word in a different sense. It is used to describe a computation that happens on the Blockchain which is influenced/triggered by external events/information such as the weather.

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Blockchain Technology to Secure Mining Industry

As the era of artificial intelligence and automation is around the corner, security has become one of the major concerns for the major businesses. And when we talk about security, the one technology which is gaining huge acceptance is Blockchain Technology.

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The Recent Ransomware Attack Could Have Been Avoided with the Use of Blockchain Technology!

According to reports by various agencies, the recent cyber attack of ransomware knows as ‘WannaCry’ has affected over 200,000 computers in over 150 countries. The ransomware was supposedly spread through spam emails of fake invoices, job offers, etc. which had .zip file attachments. Once the attachment is clicked, it initiates the infections of WannaCry. However, one of the CISCO’s division believes that vulnerable systems which were left open on the internet could be attacked without any need for phishing.
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Blockchain Technology – The New Assurance for Insurance Industry

Blockchain Technology based on Distributed Ledger concept is being exploited by BFSI companies to increase efficiency and reduce cost. While Blockchain has found wonderful use cases for the Banking and Financial Services organization, experts have predicted that it is going ‘Disrupt’ the insurance industry in a true sense. No wonder 3 of the 15 largest VC FinTech deals of 2016 went to Blockchain start-ups. Continue Reading “Blockchain Technology – The New Assurance for Insurance Industry”

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Smart Contracts to Speed-Up Land Registration Process

Blockchain Technology has found a powerful use case in the Land Registration Process because of the security features it offers. The unalterable and non-hackable properties of a Blockchain are enticing Governments around the globe to implement Blockchain solutions in the Land Registry Process.
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