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Implications of blockchain to the law sector

In this article, we will cover a selection of important implications that warrant further investigation by the legal profession, with the transition to Web 3.0 likely to be disruptive if …

What are smart contracts?

Now that we have the ability to set up a database of information that has been validated and secured by a community of hosts, what can we do with it? …

How do blockchains work?

One of the many impressive things about blockchains is that the way they work is both simple and elegant. Let’s explore the process together now. Creating a block A ‘block’ …

How is consensus established?

As we explored in the previous article, in order to ensure the hosts across the community of a blockchain are rewarded for their contribution, a consensus mechanism is used. These …

What is the promise of blockchains?

Now that you have an overview of blockchains and what makes them so interesting, it’s time to consider what they offer to us. In the context of business, let’s explore …

Why is blockchain so interesting?

Watch this video for an introduction to what blockchains are, what they can do, and some of the interesting ways they can be used in the business world. Share your …

Implications of blockchain to supply chains

The key message is that there is now an emerging technology, the basis of Web 3.0, that offers the supply chain a shared and trusted digital platform to streamline activities, …

Implications of blockchain to healthcare

In 2016, Deloitte released a report on how blockchain could affect the Healthcare industry and concluded that, “While it is not a panacea, this new, rapidly evolving field provides fertile …