What Would Happen to Cryptocurrencies in a Recession?

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U.S. GDP is on track for 2.9% for 2018.  Consumers and businesses are the most confident they’ve been in years.  The stock market is hitting new highs. The idea of a recession is currently far from anyone’s mind. Furthermore, the record low unemployment numbers prove that we’re out of the woods and moving in the … Continue reading “What Would Happen to Cryptocurrencies in a Recession?”

Accenture: Semiconductor Industry Most Bullish on Blockchain

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Blockchain technology continues to permeate global industries, according to a recent Accenture survey. Just starting out, its primary focus what on financial technology, banks and financial service providers.  However, as the technology develops, and as its adoption increases, its making its way into every conceivable sector.  One of the biggest ones that’s quickly turning bullish … Continue reading “Accenture: Semiconductor Industry Most Bullish on Blockchain”

49% of Healthcare Execs Using Blockchain

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The use of the blockchain by experts in the healthcare arena is on the increase. In fact, nearly half of execs reported that they plan to use blockchain solutions within their companies. These findings emerged in the recent PwC Health Research Institute survey. However, there are still implementation challenges which include the lack of trust, expertise, … Continue reading “49% of Healthcare Execs Using Blockchain”

Mastercard Files Patent to Use Blockchain for Payment Tracking

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Apparently, blockchain adoption is picking up solid momentum. Mastercard is on board The company filed a few patents for using blockchain technology with the USPTO. For example, its patent titled, “Method and System for Recording Point to Point Transaction Processing” reveals its interest. What it wants to do is record “point to point” transactions upon … Continue reading “Mastercard Files Patent to Use Blockchain for Payment Tracking”