Jun 12, 2019 at 12:22
Blockchain to Increase Food Traceability Quality in Italy
The Politecnico di Milano has published a Smart Agrifood Observatory booklet detailing the significant impact of digital innovation on the food traceability process, efficiency and benefits of using blockchain and other innovative technologies for traceability, enhancing food quality and multiplying revenues, opportunities and problems provided by blockchain for product traceability in Italy.
Jun 11, 2019 at 13:44
Advantages of Blockchain for Small and Medium Business (SME)
The advantages of blockchain and distributed ledger technology in small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are known and clear, but some are more popular than others. Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple are good examples of use cases. Bitcoin is being used by a multitude of SMEs as one of the means of payment.
Jun 11, 2019 at 13:07
Blockchain Could Prevent Customer Data Leakage in Russia
Blockchain regulation in Russia is still in turmoil, as the technology was proposed to be banned by politicians. However, if implemented properly, it could have prevented a massive leak of personal data from 900K clients of three major Russian banks that happened recently.
Limitations Blockchain, Token and Cryptocurrency Owners Face
Various people participating in the blockchain industry claim that blockchain technology is being overhyped and vaunted, when actually, it has limitations and is also unsuitable for many digital interactions and connections. In this lucrative, big and nascent blockchain industry, a wide number of tokens and cryptocurrency owners are facing different limitations as well.
Dangerous Malware Threatening Italians, Blockchain Could Protect Victims
With cybersecurity still very weak, Danabot, Gootkit, SLoad and Panda (Zeus), are some of the malwares which have been disturbing and threatening people and their computers in Italy, according to Yoroi cybersecurity experts. Sensitive personal data has been lost and it is very hard to be restored. However, if blockchain technology is used, it could help users in to defend and protect their devices from being attacked and threatened by these malevolent malwares.
The Growth of the Internet of Things Technology in Italy
According to the research of the Internet of Things Observatory of the Politecnico di Milano, the market favors the development of the Internet of Things (IoT) sector which increased by 35% last year. This technology can offer even more perspectives in the future, thanks to possible integrations with blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI).
Blockchain will Enable all Internet Users to Earn Money
For many decades, web users have been wanting to have full access to their own data, saying that if a certain company wants their data, the firm has to purchase it. And this can be possible with the help of blockchain. When companies want to advertise based on people’s data, the firms in question have to pay the web users in order to show the adverts. Giant companies like Alphabet and Facebook are working day and night to make this dream come true. They might either choose to do this by themselves or hire firms to do it on their behalf. Of recent, Facebook revealed that it is planning to start on this initiative with the help of blockchain.
Nasdaq Adds Bitcoin & Ethereum Liquid Indexes to GIDS
The world’s second-biggest stock exchange, the Nasdaq, has integrated the long-awaited Ethereum and Bitcoin liquid indexes into its GIDS (Global Index Data Service), which offers data receivers either directly or via a third-party supplier, the chance to decrease network, administrative and data center costs by considering one data feed, instead of many.