• The Bitcoin Blockchain Explained

    Forget the currency; it’s the protocol behind it that matters. Blockchains will mutate and take over everything we do on the Web. Trusting strangers with your digital information may sound silly, but it’s actually a revolution in distributed computing. And one day, systems like Bitcoin could be the future of all secure digital transactions. Read more: http://bit.ly/29jiJ3B

    published: 06 Jul 2016
  • IBM talks Blockchain at InterConnect 2016

    At IBM InterConnect 2016, Kathryn Guarini, Vice President, Offering Management for z Systems and LinuxONE, discusses the idea of cross-industry solutions, of which Blockchain is one. Blockchain is seen as the main technological innovation of Bitcoin, since it stands as proof of all the transactions on the network. A block is the 'current' part of a Blockchain which records some or all of the recent transactions, and once completed goes into the Blockchain as permanent database. Ms. Guarini introduces Donna Dillenberger, IBM Fellow, who talks about Blockchain and its impact on various industries including financial technology . Ms. Dillenberger explains why you would want to run Blockchain on IBM z Systems. For more information about IBM z Systems and Blockchain visit IBM on the web at htt...

    published: 26 Jul 2016
  • CppCon 2016: David Schwartz “Developing Blockchain Software”

    http://CppCon.org — Presentation Slides, PDFs, Source Code and other presenter materials are available at: https://github.com/cppcon/cppcon2016 — This talk will explain what public blockchain systems like Bitcoin and Ripple are, the unique challenges of developing software for them, and how C++ helps to meet these challenges. Security issues are paramount. Blockchain systems are open source, have large attack surfaces, and can cause significant financial damage if they have exploitable defects. Performance and scalability are also major concerns. C++ provides a unique balance that helps meet these challenges. The language's design makes it possible to catch bugs at compile time, write modular code that can be tested, develop flexible data structures and manage resources. Yet, where per...

    published: 26 Sep 2016
  • Blockchain - A short introduction

    What is the Blockchain? This 2 minute video explains it in a very easy way. As usual, please leave you questions and ideas in the comments. with love your MinuteVideos Team Video Script: Scene 1 Blockchain is a Peer to Peer software technology that protects the integrity of a digital piece of information. It was invented to create the alternative currency Bitcoin but may be used for other cryptocurrencies, online signature services, voting systems and many other applications. In this video we explain how it works and what makes it special. Scene 2 Everyone uses paper money. When you get a 10 dollar bill you trust that it's not fake. If instead someone sent you an email saying "here's 10 dollars" you probably wouldn’t trust it. But when we "transfer money", use an ATM or pay with...

    published: 29 Apr 2016
  • Block chain technology

    Read our report on the future of distributed ledger (or block chain) technology https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/distributed-ledger-technology-blackett-review

    published: 19 Jan 2016
  • 3 Reasons to Build with Blockchain

    Blockchain is a distributed data technology that enables business networks to work together in ways that weren't possible before. Blockchain can help businesses reduce multi-party transaction settlement times to near zero, can reduce overheard, and can reduce risk in tampering and collusion. Instead of working in silos, we can now work peer-to-peer in a business network, all collaborating against a shared ledger. Visit IBM.com/blockchain to learn more about how to get started with Blockchain. Stay in Touch: • Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://ibm.co/1tIahvO • IBM Systems: http://ibm.co/1ZIfLuh • Follow us on Twitter: http://ibm.co/1iZGlhi

    published: 23 Jun 2016
  • How the blockchain will radically transform the economy | Bettina Warburg

    Say hello to the decentralized economy -- the blockchain is about to change everything. In this lucid explainer of the complex (and confusing) technology, Bettina Warburg describes how the blockchain will eliminate the need for centralized institutions like banks or governments to facilitate trade, evolving age-old models of commerce and finance into something far more interesting: a distributed, transparent, autonomous system for exchanging value. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and transla...

    published: 08 Dec 2016
  • Identity Systems and Blockchain with Steve Wilson

    The most-excellent Steve Wilson came on the show to talk Identity and Blockchain. What the advantages are (or aren't) over existing systems, the role of Distributed Ledgers, Hyperledger Fabric, and the Profitability of these systems facing their pitchmen. Check out the Audio Version here: https://soundcloud.com/bitcoinuncensored/identity-systems-and-blockchain-with-steve-wilson

    published: 25 May 2017
  • How the blockchain is changing money and business | Don Tapscott

    What is the blockchain? If you don't know, you should; if you do, chances are you still need some clarification on how it actually works. Don Tapscott is here to help, demystifying this world-changing, trust-building technology which, he says, represents nothing less than the second generation of the internet and holds the potential to transform money, business, government and society. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at http://www.ted.com/translate ...

    published: 16 Sep 2016
  • IoT Blockchain Convergence

    Short video slide about the convergence of The Internet of Things(IoT) and the blockchain. Produced by: http://complexitylabs.io/courses Twitter: https://goo.gl/Nu6Qap Facebook: https://goo.gl/Nu6Qap LinkedIn: https://goo.gl/3v1vwF Transcription: The internet is evolving into a new technology paradigm based around smart systems, the blockchain, platforms, and IoT in the coming years, these technologies will interact and converge in new and unpredictable ways The convergence of IoT and blockchain will be a major part of this evolution, enabling new automated service systems and business models... but many unresolved issues remain IOT Internet of Things is the merging of our engineered physical environment with information systems to create smart adaptive objects and environments....

    published: 25 Jun 2017
  • Blockchain Demystified | Daniel Gasteiger | TEDxLausanne

    A short story on how this new technology is shaping and moving beyond the bitcoin hype. In this talk, Daniel will attempt to reveal the principle behind Blockchain, its potential to defy current systems and why Blockchain is probably the biggest technological invention since the PC in the 1970s and the Internet in the 1990s. Daniel Gasteiger is an entrepreneur based in Zurich, co-founder of nexussquared. Daniel carries a driving passion to support and further develop the Swiss blockchain ecosystem. He embodies more than 20 years of experience in financial services - starting out as an FX trader at Credit Suisse, he then joined UBS in a variety of roles including until recently, managing the Chairman’s office as a Managing Director. In his recent co-authored whitepaper, “Act Now or Follow...

    published: 25 Apr 2016
  • Impact of Blockchain/Distributed Ledger on Financial Services and Payment Systems

    On January 14, Brookings convened roundtable technical discussions about the future of distributed ledger technology with industry and policy stakeholders. http://www.brookings.edu/events/2016/01/14-beyond-bitcoin-blockchain-disruptive-financial-technologies Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=BrookingsInstitution Follow Brookings on social media! Facebook: http://www.Facebook.com/Brookings Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/BrookingsInst Instagram: http://www.Instagram.com/brookingsinst LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/com/company/the-brookings-institution

    published: 15 Jan 2016
  • Blockchain Reputation Systems

    Blockchain reputation systems have the potential to change how we think about our digital (and real) reputations. What would it mean to have a universal rating tied to our identity? Is it good or bad? ---------------- Music (with permission): Stendeck - The Silence After This Stendeck.com

    published: 31 Jul 2015
  • Blockchain: "It's Going to Radically Transform Our Society's Institutions" (Don Tapscott) | DLD16

    Don Tapscott, a leading theorist of the digital age, explains why the blockchain technology will fundamentally transform the institutions our societies are built upon. Because the blockchain technology powers the digital currency Bitcoin, it will not only affect how business is being made, but also our legal systems. Ultimately, the effect of the blockchain technology will be much more farreaching; it will also transform governance, healthcare, education, and various other pillars of our societies.

    published: 19 Jan 2016
  • Blockchain Demo with IBM z Systems

    IBM Fellow Donna Dillenberger explains the power of blockchain via a Trading Financial Services Demo.This demonstration takes an existing financial trading business process and shows how it can be greatly improved using IBM Blockchain running on and leveraging unique capabilities of IBM z Systems. To learn more about IBM z Systems and Blockchain, please visit IBM on the web at http://www.ibm.com/blockchain/z.html

    published: 16 Feb 2016
  • "Blockchain" or Bitcoin: Understanding the differences

    In this talk, Andreas explores the rise of the term "blockchain" as a counterweight to bitcoin. The term blockchain does not provide a definition, as it has been diluted to be meaningless. Saying "blockchain" simply invites questions, such as "what is the consensus algorithm". Meanwhile, bitcoin continues to offer an alternative to the traditional financial system. Andreas looks at the value of private ledgers, which he sees as having a small impact on finance, versus open, global and accessible payment and currency systems such as bitcoin which he sees as fostering a global revolution in finance and access to financial tools.

    published: 31 May 2016
The Bitcoin Blockchain Explained

The Bitcoin Blockchain Explained

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  • Updated: 06 Jul 2016
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Forget the currency; it’s the protocol behind it that matters. Blockchains will mutate and take over everything we do on the Web. Trusting strangers with your digital information may sound silly, but it’s actually a revolution in distributed computing. And one day, systems like Bitcoin could be the future of all secure digital transactions. Read more: http://bit.ly/29jiJ3B
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IBM talks Blockchain at InterConnect 2016

IBM talks Blockchain at InterConnect 2016

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  • Updated: 26 Jul 2016
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At IBM InterConnect 2016, Kathryn Guarini, Vice President, Offering Management for z Systems and LinuxONE, discusses the idea of cross-industry solutions, of which Blockchain is one. Blockchain is seen as the main technological innovation of Bitcoin, since it stands as proof of all the transactions on the network. A block is the 'current' part of a Blockchain which records some or all of the recent transactions, and once completed goes into the Blockchain as permanent database. Ms. Guarini introduces Donna Dillenberger, IBM Fellow, who talks about Blockchain and its impact on various industries including financial technology . Ms. Dillenberger explains why you would want to run Blockchain on IBM z Systems. For more information about IBM z Systems and Blockchain visit IBM on the web at http://www.ibm.com/blockchain/z.html Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8xBrjf05b-w
https://wn.com/Ibm_Talks_Blockchain_At_Interconnect_2016
CppCon 2016: David Schwartz “Developing Blockchain Software”

CppCon 2016: David Schwartz “Developing Blockchain Software”

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  • Updated: 26 Sep 2016
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http://CppCon.org — Presentation Slides, PDFs, Source Code and other presenter materials are available at: https://github.com/cppcon/cppcon2016 — This talk will explain what public blockchain systems like Bitcoin and Ripple are, the unique challenges of developing software for them, and how C++ helps to meet these challenges. Security issues are paramount. Blockchain systems are open source, have large attack surfaces, and can cause significant financial damage if they have exploitable defects. Performance and scalability are also major concerns. C++ provides a unique balance that helps meet these challenges. The language's design makes it possible to catch bugs at compile time, write modular code that can be tested, develop flexible data structures and manage resources. Yet, where performance is critical, it does not obscure what your code is making the computer actually do. The primary purpose of the talk is to explain what blockchains are, increase understanding of the unusual challenges developers of blockchain software experience, and to demonstrate why C++ is a good choice to address them. — David Schwartz is the Chief Cryptographer of Ripple, a distributed payment network. Also known as "JoelKatz", he is a respected voice in the crypto-currency community. David has also developed secure messaging and cloud storage software for government and military applications. — Videos Filmed & Edited by Bash Films: http://www.BashFilms.com
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Blockchain - A short introduction

Blockchain - A short introduction

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  • Updated: 29 Apr 2016
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What is the Blockchain? This 2 minute video explains it in a very easy way. As usual, please leave you questions and ideas in the comments. with love your MinuteVideos Team Video Script: Scene 1 Blockchain is a Peer to Peer software technology that protects the integrity of a digital piece of information. It was invented to create the alternative currency Bitcoin but may be used for other cryptocurrencies, online signature services, voting systems and many other applications. In this video we explain how it works and what makes it special. Scene 2 Everyone uses paper money. When you get a 10 dollar bill you trust that it's not fake. If instead someone sent you an email saying "here's 10 dollars" you probably wouldn’t trust it. But when we "transfer money", use an ATM or pay with a deposit card that's pretty much exactly what we do. We're sending money in a digital message. Scene 3 To make sure no one's cheating or sending money they don't have, these “messages” go through a few trusted banks that keep a record of everything. They know how much money everyone has and deduct it properly for every transaction. Scene 4 But this becomes expensive when there’s a million transactions around the world every minute. The Economist estimates that banks charged us more than 1.7 trillion dollars to process these payments in 2014. That’s about 2% of the entire world economy! With blockchain we can save a lot of this cost because it lets us send money just like sending an email. Scene 5 Instead of sending a lot of payment information through a few servers, blockchain uses thousands of personal computers on the internet. All transactions are copied and cross checked between every computer in a system wide accounting book called the ledger, which becomes very safe at scale. Scene 6 Blockchain doesn’t just allow us to create safe money online, it lets us protect any piece of digital information. This could be online Identity cards, voter ballots, contracts and many other “legal instruments”, bringing bureaucracy into the 21st century.
https://wn.com/Blockchain_A_Short_Introduction
Block chain technology

Block chain technology

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  • Updated: 19 Jan 2016
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Read our report on the future of distributed ledger (or block chain) technology https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/distributed-ledger-technology-blackett-review
https://wn.com/Block_Chain_Technology
3 Reasons to Build with Blockchain

3 Reasons to Build with Blockchain

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  • Updated: 23 Jun 2016
  • views: 1350
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Blockchain is a distributed data technology that enables business networks to work together in ways that weren't possible before. Blockchain can help businesses reduce multi-party transaction settlement times to near zero, can reduce overheard, and can reduce risk in tampering and collusion. Instead of working in silos, we can now work peer-to-peer in a business network, all collaborating against a shared ledger. Visit IBM.com/blockchain to learn more about how to get started with Blockchain. Stay in Touch: • Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://ibm.co/1tIahvO • IBM Systems: http://ibm.co/1ZIfLuh • Follow us on Twitter: http://ibm.co/1iZGlhi
https://wn.com/3_Reasons_To_Build_With_Blockchain
How the blockchain will radically transform the economy | Bettina Warburg

How the blockchain will radically transform the economy | Bettina Warburg

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  • Updated: 08 Dec 2016
  • views: 3790
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Say hello to the decentralized economy -- the blockchain is about to change everything. In this lucid explainer of the complex (and confusing) technology, Bettina Warburg describes how the blockchain will eliminate the need for centralized institutions like banks or governments to facilitate trade, evolving age-old models of commerce and finance into something far more interesting: a distributed, transparent, autonomous system for exchanging value. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at http://www.ted.com/translate Follow TED news on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/tednews Like TED on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TED Subscribe to our channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/TEDtalksDirector
https://wn.com/How_The_Blockchain_Will_Radically_Transform_The_Economy_|_Bettina_Warburg
Identity Systems and Blockchain with Steve Wilson

Identity Systems and Blockchain with Steve Wilson

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  • Updated: 25 May 2017
  • views: 664
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The most-excellent Steve Wilson came on the show to talk Identity and Blockchain. What the advantages are (or aren't) over existing systems, the role of Distributed Ledgers, Hyperledger Fabric, and the Profitability of these systems facing their pitchmen. Check out the Audio Version here: https://soundcloud.com/bitcoinuncensored/identity-systems-and-blockchain-with-steve-wilson
https://wn.com/Identity_Systems_And_Blockchain_With_Steve_Wilson
How the blockchain is changing money and business | Don Tapscott

How the blockchain is changing money and business | Don Tapscott

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  • Updated: 16 Sep 2016
  • views: 138621
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What is the blockchain? If you don't know, you should; if you do, chances are you still need some clarification on how it actually works. Don Tapscott is here to help, demystifying this world-changing, trust-building technology which, he says, represents nothing less than the second generation of the internet and holds the potential to transform money, business, government and society. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at http://www.ted.com/translate Follow TED news on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/tednews Like TED on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TED Subscribe to our channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/TEDtalksDirector
https://wn.com/How_The_Blockchain_Is_Changing_Money_And_Business_|_Don_Tapscott
IoT Blockchain Convergence

IoT Blockchain Convergence

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  • Updated: 25 Jun 2017
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Short video slide about the convergence of The Internet of Things(IoT) and the blockchain. Produced by: http://complexitylabs.io/courses Twitter: https://goo.gl/Nu6Qap Facebook: https://goo.gl/Nu6Qap LinkedIn: https://goo.gl/3v1vwF Transcription: The internet is evolving into a new technology paradigm based around smart systems, the blockchain, platforms, and IoT in the coming years, these technologies will interact and converge in new and unpredictable ways The convergence of IoT and blockchain will be a major part of this evolution, enabling new automated service systems and business models... but many unresolved issues remain IOT Internet of Things is the merging of our engineered physical environment with information systems to create smart adaptive objects and environments... it is a fast-growing, increasingly complex network of connected physical systems that are able to process information and communicate peer to peer in order to enable common services. These devices are becoming increasingly ubiquitous ranging from autonomous vehicles to sensors monitoring industrial processes, to smart homes and smart cities. IoT is growing rapidly, according to Gartner the global IoT network will connect 26 billion devices by 2020. The development of an IOT infrastructure to our economies will probably be the greatest engineering challenge of our time... dealing with the sheer amount of data due to come on-stream and security are primary concerns... before mainstream Internet-of-Things adoption can really take hold in a safe and sustainable fashion, these, among other issues, will need to be resolved. Blockchain The blockchain is a secure distributed database for recording transactions... millions of computers networked to create a distributed database for recording and authenticating exchanges of value. With the blockchain, value of any kind can be exchanged directly peer to peer without a centralized authority to record and validate the transaction. The blockchain can provide an automated and secure transaction infrastructure for next generation IoT systems... in its capacity to track billions of connected devices and enable the frictionless processing of transactions and coordination between devices. This decentralized approach would eliminate single points of failure, bottlenecks and potentially make data and transactions more secure.... creating a more resilient ecosystem for devices to run on. Likewise, it would automate transactions, enabling fully autonomous service systems; reduce cost and reduce settlement time from days to seconds One example of an IoT Blockchain system is Slock, a door lock that is connected to a smart contract on the blockchain that controls when and who can open the lock. “The owner of a Slock can set a deposit amount and a price for renting his property, and the user will pay that deposit through a transaction to the Ethereum blockchain, thereby getting permission to open and close that smart lock through their smart phone.” - Christoph Jentzsch Such technology bridges the blockchain and the physical world by making automated smart contracts, thus enabling the frictionless and automated temporary exchange of assets such as bikes, parking lots or rooms. "Smart contracts, a feature of “Bitcoin 2.0” technologies such as Ethereum, could soon operate on the Internet of Things (IoT), control objects in the physical world, and power a new decentralized version of the sharing economy, for example sharing services similar to Uber and Airbnb that operate in pure P2P mode without centralized management." - Bitcoin Magazine Leveraging blockchain for IoT offers new ways to automate business processes and build distributed autonomous service systems... "The true value of the underlying technology -- the blockchain -- has only just begun to be explored, and potential applications to the Internet of Things and Smart Systems are vast."
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Blockchain Demystified | Daniel Gasteiger | TEDxLausanne

Blockchain Demystified | Daniel Gasteiger | TEDxLausanne

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  • Updated: 25 Apr 2016
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A short story on how this new technology is shaping and moving beyond the bitcoin hype. In this talk, Daniel will attempt to reveal the principle behind Blockchain, its potential to defy current systems and why Blockchain is probably the biggest technological invention since the PC in the 1970s and the Internet in the 1990s. Daniel Gasteiger is an entrepreneur based in Zurich, co-founder of nexussquared. Daniel carries a driving passion to support and further develop the Swiss blockchain ecosystem. He embodies more than 20 years of experience in financial services - starting out as an FX trader at Credit Suisse, he then joined UBS in a variety of roles including until recently, managing the Chairman’s office as a Managing Director. In his recent co-authored whitepaper, “Act Now or Follow Later”, he achieves a remarkable ‘call to action’ by describing why Switzerland must seize the Fintech challenge. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
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Impact of Blockchain/Distributed Ledger on Financial Services and Payment Systems

Impact of Blockchain/Distributed Ledger on Financial Services and Payment Systems

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  • Updated: 15 Jan 2016
  • views: 4250
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On January 14, Brookings convened roundtable technical discussions about the future of distributed ledger technology with industry and policy stakeholders. http://www.brookings.edu/events/2016/01/14-beyond-bitcoin-blockchain-disruptive-financial-technologies Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=BrookingsInstitution Follow Brookings on social media! Facebook: http://www.Facebook.com/Brookings Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/BrookingsInst Instagram: http://www.Instagram.com/brookingsinst LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/com/company/the-brookings-institution
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Blockchain Reputation Systems

Blockchain Reputation Systems

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  • Updated: 31 Jul 2015
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Blockchain reputation systems have the potential to change how we think about our digital (and real) reputations. What would it mean to have a universal rating tied to our identity? Is it good or bad? ---------------- Music (with permission): Stendeck - The Silence After This Stendeck.com
https://wn.com/Blockchain_Reputation_Systems
Blockchain: "It's Going to Radically Transform Our Society's Institutions" (Don Tapscott) | DLD16

Blockchain: "It's Going to Radically Transform Our Society's Institutions" (Don Tapscott) | DLD16

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  • Updated: 19 Jan 2016
  • views: 12413
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Don Tapscott, a leading theorist of the digital age, explains why the blockchain technology will fundamentally transform the institutions our societies are built upon. Because the blockchain technology powers the digital currency Bitcoin, it will not only affect how business is being made, but also our legal systems. Ultimately, the effect of the blockchain technology will be much more farreaching; it will also transform governance, healthcare, education, and various other pillars of our societies.
https://wn.com/Blockchain_It's_Going_To_Radically_Transform_Our_Society's_Institutions_(Don_Tapscott)_|_Dld16
Blockchain Demo with IBM z Systems

Blockchain Demo with IBM z Systems

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  • Updated: 16 Feb 2016
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IBM Fellow Donna Dillenberger explains the power of blockchain via a Trading Financial Services Demo.This demonstration takes an existing financial trading business process and shows how it can be greatly improved using IBM Blockchain running on and leveraging unique capabilities of IBM z Systems. To learn more about IBM z Systems and Blockchain, please visit IBM on the web at http://www.ibm.com/blockchain/z.html
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"Blockchain" or Bitcoin: Understanding the differences

"Blockchain" or Bitcoin: Understanding the differences

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  • Updated: 31 May 2016
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In this talk, Andreas explores the rise of the term "blockchain" as a counterweight to bitcoin. The term blockchain does not provide a definition, as it has been diluted to be meaningless. Saying "blockchain" simply invites questions, such as "what is the consensus algorithm". Meanwhile, bitcoin continues to offer an alternative to the traditional financial system. Andreas looks at the value of private ledgers, which he sees as having a small impact on finance, versus open, global and accessible payment and currency systems such as bitcoin which he sees as fostering a global revolution in finance and access to financial tools.
https://wn.com/Blockchain_Or_Bitcoin_Understanding_The_Differences
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