Everything you need to know about... Blockchain

Everything you need to know about... Blockchain

Everyone is talking about blockchain. It is called out by many as a ‘silver bullet’ and tipped to disrupt all kinds of industries, from the art world, to energy, to security. But can it really live up to the hype?

Here’s everything you need to know.


Can blockchain live up to the hype?


Hype vs. reality: The potential in blockchain

An attempt to make sense of the rabidly complex potential in the blockchain.


Public vs. private blockchains: It could all prove a bit like the cloud

The future of blockchain could be a blend of public, private and hybrid.


Windbags withstanding, blockchain isn’t a panacea for world ills

Despite the hype, blockchain isn’t the answer to every problem you’ve ever thought of.


Blockchain disrupting industries


Five clear blockchain uses outside finance

We look at some of the areas tipped for blockchain disruption.


Paresh Davdra on fintech, blockchain and the future of banks

We speak to Paresh Davdra, co-founder and CEO of Xendpay and RationalFX, about blockchain and the future of fintech.


Blockchain exchange bids to disrupt artworks trading

Argentine project, Maecenas, is trying to make liquid assets of fine art.


Q&A: The energy sector will be next for blockchain disruption

We speak to Guy Halford-Thompson, founder and CEO of BTL Group, about the use of blockchain in the energy sector.


What can Blockchain bring to security?

Hema Krishnamurthy, VP of R&D at Guardtime talks Blockchain and security.


SolarWinds Q&A: Airline industry next for blockchain disruption

Two SolarWinds executives discuss the rise of blockchain in the airline industry.


What is the potential for blockchain in Africa?

Blockchain is tipped to shake up industries across the globe… but the potential could be greatest in Africa.


What does the future hold for blockchain?


IT consultancy provides perspective on the future of blockchain usage

A Q&A with digital IT consultancy Reply around the future of blockchain.


Xpenditure CEO: The impact of banks’ blockchain R&D will soon be felt

Boris Bogaert, Xpenditure CEO, talks blockchain R&D and the best in fintech.


IOTA: A blockchain for the Internet of Things

Yes, it's yet another blockchain startup… but this one might actually go the distance.


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