How Blockchain Technology Could Disrupt Healthcare

How Blockchain Technology Could Disrupt Healthcare

#Blockchain in healthcare has enormous potential. Companies are beginning to envision new solutions for managing health data. This CBInsight.com report analyzes where blockchain can be integrated into #healthcare over the short, medium and long-term. #disruption

Blockchain Could Help One Million People in Kenya Become Homeowners

Blockchain Could Help One Million People in Kenya Become Homeowners

A use case for utilizing #blockchain in Kenya's housing market. As low-income housing is completed, the security of blockchain technology can better allocate homes to those who need it most and provide a better record of ownership. via Live Bitcoin News

Microsoft, Nasdaq Partner on Blockchain Services

Microsoft, Nasdaq Partner on Blockchain Services

"The partnership will create a #blockchain system that helps different technologies work together for #Nasdaq customers. It will make it easier to match buyers and sellers, and manage the delivery, payment and settlement of transactions." via Bloomberg LP

Six big things: A happy birthday for bitcoin

Six big things: A happy birthday for bitcoin

Happy 10th birthday #bitcoin. From its start, it's been reimagining business and practical applications not just within #fintech. The hills have been steep, but the technology is here to stay. Thanks for all the disruption. #cryptocurrency via PitchBook

J.P. Morgan sees three potential long-term stock winners from blockchain

J.P. Morgan sees three potential long-term stock winners from blockchain

#JPMorgan predicts the biggest areas for #blockchain opportunity are within middleman disruption and BaaS (blockchain as a service). It also names 3 companies well-positioned for blockchain growth: #Akamai#DocuSign & #EllieMae. via CNBC

Why Cryptocurrency Followers Use Telegram Groups

Why Cryptocurrency Followers Use Telegram Groups

#Telegram, a tool that allows users to send encrypted messages, has 200M monthly active users and garnering attention. "It's become both a global meeting place for the world of #cryptocurrency and a new business opportunity for people who really understand the #blockchain." via #INC

Crypterium to Allow Its Users to Shop on eBay, Refill PayPal and Bank Accounts With Cryptocurrencies

Crypterium to Allow Its Users to Shop on eBay, Refill PayPal and Bank Accounts With Cryptocurrencies

"Blockchain-based startup #Crypterium enables its users to send crypto directly to bank accounts. Crypto users can now top up their PayPal account or send a payment to their bank account, as well as shop with Bitcoin wherever bank transfers are accepted as a payment method." #payments #blockchain via Newsbtc - Today's Bitcoin News

The Top CPG & Consumer Blockchain Initiatives

 The Top CPG & Consumer Blockchain Initiatives

Companies like are integrating #Blockchain into their supply chains for improved tracking/traceability and verification. #Walmart, working with #IBM's Food Trust blockchain platform, has reduced the time to track the food source from days to second. via CB Insights

Fidelity Rolls Out Crypto Trading and Custody Firm

Fidelity Rolls Out Crypto Trading and Custody Firm

“Our goal is to make digitally native assets, such as #Bitcoin, more accessible to investors. We expect to continue investing and experimenting, over the long term, with ways to make this emerging asset class easier for our clients to understand and use.” #Fidelity Chairwoman and CEO Abigail P. Johnson” via Think Advisor #Blockchain#cryptocurrency

Ocean plastic is a huge problem. Blockchain could be part of the solution.

Ocean plastic is a huge problem. Blockchain could be part of the solution.

"Plastic Bank is promoting plastic recycling in developing nations — which contribute disproportionately to the ocean plastic problem — via a #blockchain-based system that lets locals trade collected plastic for health care, tuition, cooking oil & other goods and services." #socialplastic #plastics via NBC News

These Are the 10 Fastest-Growing Companies in America This Year

These Are the 10 Fastest-Growing Companies in America This Year

The fastest-growing private company, #SwanLeap, is using #blockchain technology to improve inventory management. Additional benefits include reducing delays and errors, minimizing costs and detecting issues quickly. via #INC#Inc5000#fastestgrowingcompanies #technology

Institutional Investors Are Using Back Door for Crypto Buys

Institutional Investors Are Using Back Door for Crypto Buys

Institutional investors could be more active in the #cryptocurrency market than people realize. The #crypto market has been waiting to see when institutional investors would play a more active role as it could be the catalyst for regulatory acceptance. via Bloomberg LP #currency#volatility

Blockchain could help solve Argentina‘s financial crisis

Blockchain could help solve Argentina‘s financial crisis

Can #blockchain help overcome Argentina's financial crisis by generating investment and liquidity? #ICOs have become a good alternative to finance projects and #Bitcoin is already being used for retail transactions. #cryptocurrency #fintech #venturecapital #startups #finance via VentureBeat

Blockchain startup Ripple signs up PNC as a customer for its payment tech

Blockchain startup Ripple signs up PNC as a customer for its payment tech

#PNC announced it will use a #Ripple product to process international payments. While this is not a #blockchain product, it's a good first step toward the adoption of distributed ledgers.

Hu-manity.co uses IBM blockchain to give you the right to control your personal data

Hu-manity.co uses IBM blockchain to give you the right to control your personal data

"With a focus on data transparency, Hu-manity.co will use a #blockchainnetwork to put users at the center of the data economy and in control of managing and permissioning their own personal information."