Applications and Use Cases

SONM announces the launch of its fog computing platform that allows users to rent or purchase computer power in its decentralized marketplace to solve computing tasks - 10/9/2018

Blockchain starter kit accelerates distributed ledger technology initiatives in IoT, mobility, renewable energy, supply chain and other industries - 10/9/2018

Windmill Enterprise, developer of the Cognida platform announced a strategic alliance with Alternative Resource Group, a clean energy development company. - 10/2/2018

The power of influencer marketing is no longer a question, but the endurance and sustainability of influencers based on their authenticity is in question. - 9/27/2018

Fernando Alonso Diaz continues to grow in global fame as the Spanish Formula One racing driver currently racing for the McLaren F1 team. - 9/25/2018

New York University (NYU), which already offered courses in Blockchain, has now expanded its course selection due to demand, and has announced students will be able to major in blockchain through its Stern School of Business. - 9/21/2018

Blockchain can help, a concept that is not lost on dozens of social media companies who are built on blockchain from the ground up. - 9/18/2018

Blockchain technology offers an immutable, secure, and publicly available database/ledger of transactions accessible by anyone online, and major non-profit organizations and mission-driven companies are rolling out blockchain fundraising platforms and more, as digital currency starts to enter the ma… - 9/18/2018

To solve the visibility gap between blockchain projects and enterprises, IBM has joined the HACERA Unbounded Registry as a founding member to create a listing of blockchain projects. - 9/14/2018

The precipitous rise of Bitcoin kicked off a massive blockchain hype cycle that could easily have died down quietly, but the idea that the distributed ledger technology can be used for much more than cryptocurrency not only kept the hype cycle alive, it has driven it even higher. - 9/11/2018

In a recent statement, Jake Meisenbach, Senior Consultant, DMI, said there is a great opportunity in applying blockchain to disrupt the healthcare sector. - 9/6/2018

The power of influencers has undeniably changed the landscape of marketing and advertising for good. - 9/5/2018

When it comes to disruptive technologies like blockchain, Shidan Gouran tends to show up a few years ahead of others. - 9/5/2018

Work is hard these days, particularly given the distractions of everything from mass media to social media. Blockchain can help. - 8/27/2018

Bond-i (blockchain operated new debt instrument) is a two-year bond launched by the World Bank, arranged by Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) that has raised $80 million USD. The bond is proclaimed by the World Bank as the first to be managed end-to-end leveraging blockchain technology. - 8/24/2018

Windmill Enterprise, developer of the Cognida platform, joined the Linux Foundation this week, and two projects - the Linux Foundation Networking community and EdgeX Foundry. - 8/22/2018

IoT Data Exchange is designed to eliminate the tangle data-sharing agreements between corporations, agencies and institutions while making IoT data sources discoverable by humans and AIs - 8/22/2018

Playboy is pointing to the pairing's contract and is taking GBT to court for failing to fulfill their arrangement, claiming fraud. The lawsuit states GBT failed to implement the VIT on Playboy's sites and neglected to pay the $4 million it agreed to. - 8/15/2018

The blockchain is now ten years old, yet new. Since its introduction, the technology has transformed global economic markets. - 8/13/2018

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), the US-based firm that owns the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and is transforming the way equities, options, derivatives and disruptive financial instruments, announced two things last week. - 8/10/2018

TradeLens, the IBM and Maersk Blockchain supply chain platform is gaining traction, with 94 companies already signed up to use it to create more efficient and cost-effective shipping processes. - 8/9/2018

SONM announces launch of its fog computing platform that allows users to rent or purchase computer power in its decentralized marketplace to solve computing tasks - 8/8/2018

Identity Management (IM) is a vast and growing science and artform, with demand surging as data growth continues, and one company believes blockchain may be the best way to secure the integrity of data in the enterprise and between enterprises as we accelerate towards the Extabyte era. - 8/1/2018

Last week, neXt Curve, a San Diego-based digital research advisory firm, hosted a webinar on the use of Blockchain as a General Data and Privacy Regulation (GDPR) solution. - 8/1/2018

Blockchain opens new avenues for CSPs to create a repository of recognized identities for every customer and their corresponding billing information. - 7/30/2018

IoT Blockchain Company CPChain Also Announces it is Now Listed on KuCoin, in addition to partnering on Smart Automotive Blockchain. - 7/30/2018

Mount Sinai's Icahn School of Medicine, along with the Institute for Next Generation Healthcare, formally opened the Center for Biomedical Blockchain Research. Its goal is to research and develop uses of distributed ledger technology that can help solve problems in healthcare. - 7/27/2018

The momentum that's been building around blockchain shows no signs of letting up, and research firm IDC projects that in a few short years, by 2022, worldwide spend on blockchain will reach nearly $12 billion. - 7/24/2018

Israeli firm Eticket is bringing blockchain to the ticket resale market. Its Et4 platform uses blockchain to enable faster, more secure secondary market ticket sales. - 7/22/2018

Considering the current developments and ongoing research in Blockchain, 2018 is undoubtedly going to be a productive year in this domain. The waves of blockchain have touched almost every sector, from healthcare to finance to energy space. - 7/16/2018

One aspect the benefits of blockchain can be profoundly seen and thus understood is within the gaming industry. - 7/16/2018

Though its awareness grew thanks to its role as the underlying technology behind Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, blockchain has been widely touted as being a potential game changer in nearly every industry. - 7/14/2018

CPChain may be most well-known for raising $30M in less than 48 hours, but now it has created a parallel distributed architecture for data storage and sharing. - 6/29/2018

Rivetz is once again in the news, this time in concert with a new blockchain management software and services company introduced last week at the World Blockchain Forum in New York City. - 6/19/2018 announced the release of their open source EOSIO blockchain software - an "operating system" designed for enterprises to build and deploy blockchain-based applications. - 6/14/2018

It's been a busy month for blockchain leader Rivetz, a security platform provider that continues to acquire businesses while also announcing integrations with companies, including Trustonic. - 6/13/2018

With all the chatter about bitcoin and the early blockchain companies, 2018 may be the year when this technology matures beyond the "hype cycle" into adoption by enterprise IT teams. - 6/12/2018

Akshay Sharma, Principal Analyst for the boutique advisory firm neXt-Curve, shared strong views in a note published last month on the potential to invoke blockchain to enhance GDPR. - 6/11/2018

According to MasterCar's patent filing, its proposed system would store a captured image of a payment card on the blockchain, encrypting it with both public and private keys. - 6/8/2018

The Bottos Data Marketplace is the first step in creating a new AI ecosystem, the company says. - 5/31/2018

Over the next few years, next generation networks will require a secure and efficient way to track all interactions, transactions, and activities of every device within the network. - 5/31/2018

The hype surrounding blockchain technology will recede sharply in 2018 as the cost and complexity of implementing blockchain solutions becomes apparent, according to GlobalData. - 5/31/2018

The distributed ledger technology-directed acyclic graph (DAG) has the potential to eliminate the drawbacks of Blockchain, which has gained immense popularity over the last few years. - 5/29/2018

Implementing a combination of device identity, reputation, and artificial intelligence can bring some much needed security to Healthcare IoT. - 5/24/2018

Former Fugees member Pras Michel unveiled Motif, a blockchain-enabled smartphone that delivers dividends to users for each purchase they make. - 5/18/2018

As we move into the next phase of massive IoT and IIoT roll outs, the community of connected everything finds itself faced with challenges unlike any over the last several decades. - 5/14/2018

This week the De Beers Group announced the blockchain-based platform Tracr will launch later in 2018 and promises to provide transparency from the mine to retail locations. De Beers reports partnerships with Diacore, Diarough, KGK Group, Rosy Blue NV and Venus Jewel, which is resulting in the succes… - 5/11/2018

When we think retail and influencer marketing, for most shopping malls or Amazon come to mind, but let's not forget our most common retail experience: grocery shopping. What if I told you the grocery store of the future could be browser-based and blockchain powered? - 5/4/2018

Spanish bank BBVA has successfully issued a €75 million corporate loan using blockchain, a global first. - 5/4/2018

With up-and-coming technologies like blockchain, learning how innovation is serving to disrupt operations is critical. - 4/24/2018



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