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.
There is a pronounced shortage of developers qualified in building decentralized, scalable blockchain systems and applications. The question is, how can we provide the educational support that this new generation of logical thinkers requires?
Last year, we talked about the love-hate relationship between banks and Fintech. Now it’s time to take this discussion forward and focus on the next phase of their collaboration. Fintech influencers Brett King and Mike Quindazzi weigh in.
You feel like you are not entirely sure what dApps are all about? Here, Michael Kordvani offers you some tips and tricks to start your journey as a dApp developer.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Who are the most influential FinTech people in the Twittersphere? After analyzing thousands of accounts, we created a list of people that every FinTech enthusiast or pro should be following.
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.
Do you wanna be the best, like no one ever was? With Etheremon, you can catch, train, and fight monsters on the Ethereum blockchain. In this article, the team from Etheremon explains the rules and how you can catch ’em all.
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.
The financial industry is not often associated with innovation and change. What’s more, it seems reluctant to adopt DevOps principles. What if there was a way to overcome the risks of change?
GitHub alternative: Ellcrys is using blockchain to help developers create indestructible repositories
Hosting repositories on GitHub leaves communities vulnerable to service disruptions so how can you create indestructible repositories? And what does Ellcrys have to do with blockchain? We talked with Kennedy Idialu, co-founder of Ellcrys about all this and more.