• This startup wants to help traditional businesses effectively adopt blockchain

    2 monthes ago - By The Next Web

    Blockchain's moment in the sun is finally here. It's remarkable. Databases are a fairly unsexy technology, but blockchain has made the distributed database idea both mainstream and cool. The rush on cryptocurrency, highlighted by Bitcoin topping out at $20,000, has brought blockchain technology into the public eye. The ideas behind blockchain aren't new. The Merkle tree, a structure used by the blocks on a blockchain, has been around since 1979, and the underlying concept of the cryptographic hash has been around since at least the 1950s. When the concept of “blockchain” was first put...
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