Interview with George Giaglis, Professor of eBusiness at the Athens University of Economics and Business

“Blockchain has the potential to create a new Internet layer”

Blockchain is everywhere but, if you ask George Giaglis, Professor of eBusiness at the Athens University of Economics and Business, he will tell you that “we have not even scratched the surface of the applications that will be possible in a future world augmented by distributed ledger technology.” We caught up with him to talk about the sought-after blockchain skill, where companies can find developers who possess this skill and how blockchain can help the sports industry reach new heights.

Open source is not a one-way road

A way forward with open source and Blockchain

Blockchain brings the promise of transparency and security to transactions of any kind. In this article, Marta Piekarska explains how this transformative technology can change secured communications while relying on open source principles.

Interview with Eugene Kyselev, Blockchain Software Developer at Mobilunity

Industries are not disrupted by blockchain — This is called organic evolution

Like every new technology, blockchain creates both opportunities and challenges that we need to address in order to move forward. We can, of course, wait for issues to appear and then solve them, or choose to be one step ahead and prevent them. We talked with Eugene Kyselev, Blockchain Software Developer at Mobilunity about his predictions and expectations and blockchain’s impact on business.

Interview series with FinTech influencers — Part 1

Where do blockchain opportunities lie? Top FinTech influencers weigh in

Whether we like it or not, blockchain and the future of FinTech are interconnected. Smart contracts and the transition from corporate to individual data ownership and privacy are just two of the changes that we’ll have to adjust to but in order to figure out how to use them to our benefit, we need to keep the conversation going. Today, we invited FinTech influencers Brett King and Mike Quindazzi to talk about where FinTech is headed.

Interview with Mahbod Moghadam, co-founder of Everipedia

Everipedia: Wikipedia with a blockchain twist

Everipedia, Wikipedia’s blockchain rival, has recently raised $30 million and will be moving onto the EOS platform. One of the benefits is that this makes the website impossible to censor, so countries that cannot use Wikipedia will finally have access to it through Everipedia. We talked with Mahbod Moghadam, co-founder of Everipedia about the decision to use blockchain, how Everipedia works and more.

Step-by-step tutorial

Programming a crypto mining rig: How does it work?

There are currently over five industries where the services of blockchain programmers are required. However, without the right set of skills to program the blockchain, you won’t be able to tap into this market’s potential. In this article, Amir Gvili teaches you how to program a crypto mining rig.

Interview with Dan Middleton, Hyperledger Sawtooth Project Maintainer

Making smart contracts safe with Hyperledger Sawtooth

Hyperledger Sawtooth 1.0 is now available — this is the second blockchain framework that has reached production-ready status. We talked with Dan Middleton, Hyperledger Sawtooth Project Maintainer about its differentiating features, the difference between Sawtooth and Fabric and what’s under its hood.