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Blockchain, Digital Assets, and Decentralization: Are We There Yet? Digital assets and blockchain technology have the ability to become fully decentralized, but very few applications are as decentralized as the Monarch Wallet. “Unlike the wallets that falsely claim to be decentralized, we [Monarch Wallet] will stay as decentralized as possible as our users security and …

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Professional landscape travel photographer (man) during photography work outdoors. Getty.com The transformation of the way we work has, largely, already begun. According to the Nasdaq, freelance work is projected to make up 43% of the US workforce by 2020. Additionally, in 2016 alone, over 40% of American workers were doing at least some of their …

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<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="A pair of U.S. representatives, Doris Matsui, a California Democrat, and Brett Guthrie, a Kentucky Republican, have introduced a law to create a working group to determine a definition of blockchain.” data-reactid=”18″>A pair of U.S. representatives, Doris Matsui, a California Democrat, and Brett Guthrie, a Kentucky Republican, have …

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<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="The city of Valencia, Spain is planning a smart port based on blockchain technology according to an announcement made at the Dutch port of Rotterdam during them Smart Ports & Supply Chain Technologies conference on Wednesday 03 October.” data-reactid=”18″>The city of Valencia, Spain is planning a smart port …

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — QuantmRE, the world’s first blockchain-based real estate marketplace that offers fractional interests in single family residential homes, today announced its partnership with Securrency, a global financial services technology infrastructure and products company. Through this partnership with Securrency, QuantmRE will create the infrastructure to support its patent-pending, fractionalized real …

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Overstock.com’s blockchain accelerator Medici Ventures is investing in Israel-based VinX, a company developing a blockchain platform that aims to reduce fraud in the wine industry through secure supply-chain tracking from product provenance. The intent is to create a token-based digital wine futures platform based on the Bordeaux futures model that allows for the selling and …

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Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE After an E.coli outbreak in romaine lettuce sickened more than 200 people in April, Walmart laid out a strict new policy to its suppliers of salad products. “All fresh leafy greens suppliers are expected to …

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PROVO, Utah, Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — BYU Law, a leading national law school focused on innovation, is excited to announce that it is joining the Global Legal Blockchain Consortium (GLBC). The GLBC is, with the addition of BYU Law, comprised of 100 large companies, law firms, software companies and universities working together in the development …

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What is blockchain? First, imagine a spreadsheet that’s reproduced thousands of times across a network of computers. Then imagine that this network is designed to regularly update this spreadsheet and its shared and continually reconciled database. Now you have pretty good idea of how blockchain works –but also why blockchain constitutes a revolution on how …

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CLEVELAND, Ohio — A month before Blockland holds its first “Solutions” conference, the blockchain group will challenge Clevelanders to come up with innovative ways to use the technology.  The two-day event at Cleveland State University will start with a workshop for people unfamiliar with blockchain technology. Blockchain is an online distributed-ledger system known for being …

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