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Blockchain: manufacturing’s 4th industrial revolution (4IR) August 02, 2018

Manufacturing is swotting up on blockchain technology, working out how to apply its myriad of uses in storing massive amounts of information and delivering digital trust over a transparent ledger.

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Healthcare blockchain: from beta-blockers to bed blockers August 02, 2018

Healthcare is waking up to the possibilities that an injection of decentralized platforms built on trust and maintained by the multiple parties engaged with them – blockchain – could be good for us.

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Could blockchain thwart ticket touts at events? August 01, 2018

How much is fair? UK football fans faced ticket prices of close to £700 from touts for the Moscow England-Colombia game on 3 July 2018. That was before Fifa officials warned those who risked buying from non-Fifa sources could see tickets rejected at the turnstiles.

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Retail supply chains look to benefit from blockchain August 01, 2018

When it comes to real-world use of blockchain, no sector exemplifies what the distributed ledger technology can do better than the retail supply chain.

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Can you use crypto-mining energy to heat your home? July 31, 2018

So, you’re determined to build a high-powered mining rig. You’ve done the calculations, and you’re convinced that you’re able to recover the cost of the kit and the electricity in an acceptable period. How about recovering it a little sooner? By turning your rig into a mini-heater, could you save on your heating bill?

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