Why your next storage solution may depend on blockchain

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  • If a new open source project has its way storage will be blockchain-based, offering end-to-end encrypted-and highly distributed-storage.
  • Such storage would not be distributed to a few data centers
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In the traditional data center, enterprises managed their storage needs by adding racks of servers. If a new open source project has its way, however, storage will be blockchain-based, offering end-to-end encrypted—and highly distributed—storage. Such storage would not be distributed to a few data centers
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Blockchain: The smart person’s guide

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The blockchain is powerful technology that enables Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dogecoin, and other virtual currencies to be open, anonymous, and secure. The code also empowers countless innovations beyond cryptocurrency. The blockchain is a database of details about every Bitcoin transaction. Often referred to
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The Rise Of Bitcoin And Its Influence On Online Gaming

  • Bitcoin has successfully made a scene in the online gaming industry
  • With the inception of Bitcoin, the online gaming industry eventually experienced the promising market for Bitcoin gambling.
  • Transaction fees are zero, if not zero, then negligible as compared to the fees that you’re familiar with in the online gaming industry.
  • The future success of Bitcoin is pretty imminent but that doesn’t mean that Bitcoin technologies can only guarantee it.
  • Valid reasons behind operators using Bitcoin

Bitcoin has been enjoying a preposterous and an unbelievable journey sinc…
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Blockchain technology trialled to tackle slavery in the fishing industry

  • Technology could be used to differentiate fish caught sustainably to those caught illegally, or linked to human rights abuses
  • The pilot shows that complex, global supply chains can be made transparent by using blockchain technology.”
  • Blockchain technology trialled to tackle slavery in the fishing industry
  • Smartphones could be used to scan fish products used in the trial to access information on their origins and journey to the supermarket shelf.
  • With the seafood industry notorious for human rights abuses and illegal fishing, campaigners hope the technology, piloted by a UK-based company Provenance , could help retailers, manufacturers and restaurants prove the origins of their fish.

Technology could be used to differentiate fish caught sustainably to those caught illegally, or linked to human rights abuses
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IBM and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ to Use Blockchain For Contract Management between the Two Companies

  • IBM is advancing the science of blockchain, helping to remove complexity, and making it more accessible and open.
  • IBM is rapidly expanding its blockchain consulting services and capabilities and actively working with clients to understand what it takes to make blockchain ready for business.
  • Today, we are embarking on a journey with IBM to exploit the potential of this new technology.
  • IBM and BTMU have built a prototype of smart contracts on a blockchain to improve the efficiency and accountability of service level agreements in multi-party business interactions.
  • We are very pleased with the outcome of the first blockchain proof of concept working with IBM Research and IBM Global Business Services and we look forward to seeing these blockchain applications come to fruition.”

SINGAPORE, Sept. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has signed a contract with the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (BTMU) to examine the design, management and execution of contracts among business partners using blockchain technologies. IBM and BTMU have built a prototype of smart
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Met to investigate claims undercover officer set fire to Debenhams store

  • The launch of the investigation comes after Green MP Caroline Lucas aired allegations in parliament that Bob Lambert, a Met undercover officer who pretended to be a radical protester for five years, had planted the device.
  • Police have opened an investigation following allegations that an undercover officer who had infiltrated animal rights campaigners set fire to a high street department store, causing £340,000 of damage.
  • Bob Lambert, the undercover police officer who infiltrated environmental and animal rights groups in the 1980s.
  • Met launches investigation following claims that officer planted incendiary device in Harrow Debenhams store in 1987
  • A series of disclosures in the last five years persuaded home secretary Theresa May to commission a judge-led public inquiry into undercover policing since 1968.

Met launches investigation following claims that officer planted incendiary device in Harrow Debenhams store in 1987
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