Blockchain

Blockchain-related articles on Data Driven Investor (DDI).

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Humanitarian Aid – Helping Refugees With Blockchain

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More than 6.6 million Syrians seek refuge in neighboring countries. Another 6 million more remain displaced internally. Close to 2.7 million Afghans have fled from the war-torn nation. An equal number of them were displaced...
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Mining for Opportunity: A New Way to Invest in Crypto

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Dara and Randy Rivera of FinTEx talk to Jimmy Odom, co-founder of Bit Capital Group, to discuss crypto markets and Qualified Opportunity Zones. 2021 is arguably the year of cryptocurrencies going mainstream. But there’s...
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Building Blockchain Apps: Key Considerations and Steps in the Process

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Key Considerations and Caveats that a Blockchain App Project Should Take Into Account While Blockchain technology became a popular buzzword in the tech circle and people across all business niches now know the huge map...
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Looking Beyond NFT From Million Dollar JPEG Energy Hogs To Its Value Proposition

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The value of digital content can be captured in NFT (Non-Fungible Token), a type of cryptocurrency that is stored on the Ethereum blockchain. This allows anyone to create a token or tokens for their digital content and sell...
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How Blockchain and Other Technologies End Poverty?

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"End Poverty in All Its Forms Everywhere" is the first of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) or Global Goals set up by the United Nations General Assembly in 2015. Poverty is intended to...
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Meeting Healthcare Enterprise demand by Hybridizing Blockchain and MongoDB

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Added peek at the Utility of Centralized in conjunction with a Robust Decentralized medical Practice Systems Blockchain is a relatively novel decentralized or distributed data ledger system. Instead of banking health information in a single...
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Making Sense Of Tokenizing Tickets As NFTs

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Before you can attend and enter a venue for a concert, exhibit, movies, sports, theater, conference or special events, you need a ticket. The Digital Age has made it easier to purchase tickets online....
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Whats so nifty about NFTs?

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What the F Is an NFT? A Blockchain Expert Breaks It Down Blockchain expert Lamont Black and Dara Tarkowski discuss non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and their legal and regulatory implications. Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are the hottest...
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Decentralization Is The Future of Social Media

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People are tired of unelected social media corporation leaders restricting their freedoms The world is constantly changing, two decades ago you can’t imagine calling a friend halfway around the world in a second or less....
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A look at why cryptocurrencies will not take over fiat currencies

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Cryptocurrencies are the newest form of currency that have attempted to take over fiat currencies. However, they have many shortcomings that will prohibit them from doing so. The adoption of cryptocurrencies has been great...
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4 Principle Challenges of Blockchain in the Financial Industry

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Undoubtedly, blockchain has revamped the financial industry on both the business and customer end. These 4 challenges are needed to be addressed for future prosperity. Blockchain opened advanced, and innovative trends that are leaving an...
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Fauna’s Off-Chain Data Storage For DApps

The blockchain landscape has seen tremendous growth due to the emergence of decentralized applications or DApps. These are applications built on top of Layer 1 blockchains like Ethereum, that execute from programmed code called smart contracts. They perform...
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The Revolution Will Be Optimized: Welcome to the World of Web 3

James Perillo of Figment.io talks about the impending Web 3 revolution, including its implications for users, companies and regulators. Web 1.0 was the first phase of the internet, and Web 2.0 was the user-generated...