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How to Use a Blockchain for Wine Industry

In 2017, the world wine market reached 300 billion dollars, while, according to expert estimates, every fifth bottle of wine in the world is fake, if it is French varieties - every third. For the global economy, this means a loss of 60 billion dollars, and for society - tens of thousands of deaths annually due to the use of low-quality counterfeit products.Dangers …

Top-10 Use Cases of Enterprise Blockchain Solutions

You will either introduce the blockchain or disappear, said FedEx Corporation CEO Fred Smith at the blockchain conference Consensus 2018. And it's not just empty statements: almost all large companies are either considering this possibility, or have already implemented blockchain in their business. Today we will look at 10 examples of blockchain …

How Secure is Blockchain: Security of Blockchain Technology

Blockchain is positioned as the safest way to store information, which eliminates the theft of important data, fraudulent activities, protects property rights, and the like. In the article we will diligently resolve new technology into its components and see how much truth in this thesis and how much advertising.General informationBlockchain is …

The Key Benefits of Asset Tokenization on Blockchain

The tokenization of assets on the blockchain opens up broad opportunities for growth and diversification of assets in the market. This has been proven by many successful cases that have brought real profit to both issuers and their investors. Nevertheless, many still fear to implement this process in their business. Therefore, we decided to talk about …

How to Use Blockchain in Oil and Gas Industry

In 2018, BP, Shell, Repsol, Gazprom and other major players in the oil and gas industry launched pilot blockchain projects to solve logistics, trade and financial problems. In the article we will look at these and other cases to understand how the new technology is used in the oil and gas industry and what advantages it gives.Document circulationAs …

How to Build a Decentralized App (DApp) on EOS

EOS is a blockchain-based operating system, customized to the development, deployment and launch of decentralized applications (DApps). The project collected a record 4 billion dollars during the initial supply of coins and entered the top 5 cryptocurrency by capitalization.The EOS ecosystem is faster, simpler and more convenient than Ethereum, …

How to Choose Smart Contract Development Company

In August 2018, the consulting company PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) published the results of a survey of 600 top managers from 15 countries, during which they studied the issue of introducing the blockchain into the business. The survey showed that 84% of the respondents are somehow involved in working with the new technology, while a quarter of them …

How to Use of Blockchain in Banking: 10 Use Cases

Blockchain is an innovative technology which potential is much greater than the exclusive provision of Bitcoin or broadcast transactions. This technology is used in all sectors of the global economy - from retail sales and logistics to medicine and data storage. At the same time, the most popular application area of the blockchain is the banking sector.This …

How to Create Own Blockchain Network using Ethereum

Creating a blockchain network is not necessarily difficult. For example, Litecoin, Dashcoin or Stellar cryptocurrencies were created by individual people on the basis of other cryptocurrencies, which does not prevent them from taking top positions in the market. In this article, we will look at the three available ways for everyone to create their own …

How to Implement Blockchain in Supply Chain Management

You will either introduce the blockchain or disappear, said FedEx CEO Fred Smith at the conference Consensus 2018, speaking on supply chain management. And this is not strange, since, according to the report of the auditing and consulting firm Deloitte, the blockchain is able to solve four main problems of the industry:- ineffective management;- …

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