Blockchain Use Cases: From Image Mining & Virtual Economy to Crowdfunding

  • The growing adoption of Blockchain technology has been disrupting a number of  industries, including financial services, data management, healthcare, agriculture, supply chain, gambling, gaming, public services, music, airline ticketing and many more.
  • Blockchain technology is also effective in preventing theft in remittance transactions due to the irreversibility of the transactions.
  • As the technology gains popularity and acceptance, many “old school” processes are going to be disrupted and replaced by the same Blockchain technology that powers Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
  • Let’s explore several startup companies that are implementing Blockchain technology to disrupt their respective industries.
  • Lampix plans to use Blockchain technology to establish one of the biggest image databases in the world.

Blockchain technology seems to have virtually endless applications from finance, healthcare, entertainment, among others.
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Bitcoin Exchange » Your Source For Secure Bitcoin Exchange

CoinQX.com, a wholly-owned subsidiary of First Bitcoin Capital Corp. com, which is currently trading on OTC Markets under symbol BITCF, is the first publically-traded digital currency exchange offering a safe and secure platform for the seamless conversion and trading of Bitcoin and more than 100 other crypto-currencies.
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Waves CEO Sasha Ivanov Explores Trends in Automated Crypto Trading

  • The history of cryptocurrency trading dates back to the day blockchain based money was introduced.
  • The Waves platform will play an active part in these developments by removing some existing barriers.
  • Waves Blockchain Platform, under the leadership of Sasha Ivanov, explores opportunities in automated trading solutions.
  • Arbitrage opportunities will gradually disappear paving way for high-frequency trading and platforms for trading stocks – similar to existing ones will arise, but on the blockchain.
  • Waves Platform is the source of this content.

MOSCOW, Dec. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ —  Waves blockchain platform , host of the recently held  Trading in the era of Robots and Bitcoin  in November 2016 at its Digital October Center office is exploring …
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Swiss rail service to sell Bitcoin at ticket machines

Swiss rail service to sell #bitcoin at ticket machines

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‘Swiss rail service to sell Bitcoin at ticket machines’ on Yahoo Finance UK. Bitcoin has stirred interest as a way to move money around the world with no fees or bank involvement, but secrecy surrounding the currency, including its creator, have led to some questions on its stability …
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BBC Radio 4

  • The technology underlying the system is called the blockchain, and is enthusiastically advocated by libertarians.
  • I’m always sceptical of claims that technology alone can transform society.
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  • In the programme Timandra and Leo investigate whether its ramifications could go much further than currency and reach into disrupting the roles of government, from providing identity documents to tax collection.
  • Like all challenging ideas, the Blockchain brings contradictions.

How could new technology change the nature of money and the role of government?
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Blockchain could be ‘revolutionary’ to this $2 trillion problem: HSBC

  • According to Ramachandran, blockchain technology could serve as a trustworthy intermediary to share information between buyers and sellers.
  • Companies are making a big bet on blockchain technology.
  • Blockchain has potential to streamline international trade: Expert Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016 | 4:01 AM ET | 04:20
  • But several organizations have looked into alternative applications for the blockchain, away from the digital currency.
  • Blockchain could be “revolutionary” to international trade and commerce, HSBC has told CNBC, after the bank unveiled a partnership with Bank of America Merrill Lynch to trial the technology.

Blockchain could be “revolutionary” for trade, HSBC has told CNBC, after the bank unveiled a partnership with BOAML to trial the technology.
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Blockchain could be ‘revolutionary’ to this $2 trillion problem: HSBC

  • According to Ramachandran, blockchain technology could serve as a trustworthy intermediary to share information between buyers and sellers.
  • Companies are making a big bet on blockchain technology.
  • Blockchain has potential to streamline international trade: Expert Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016 | 4:01 AM ET|04:20
  • But several organizations have looked into alternative applications for the blockchain, away from the digital currency.
  • Blockchain could be “revolutionary” to international trade and commerce, HSBC has told CNBC, after the bank unveiled a partnership with Bank of America Merrill Lynch to trial the technology.

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@InsurtechLondon: “RT @FGraillot: How #blockchain could revolutionize international trade & commerce. #FinTech #InsurTech via @HSBC”


Blockchain could be “revolutionary” for trade, HSBC has told CNBC, after the bank unveiled a partnership with BOAML to trial the technology.


Blockchain could be ‘revolutionary’ to this $2 trillion problem: HSBC