The geopolitical tension between China and the USA seems to be growing as they are trying to compete in various fields including cryptocurrency and distributed ledger technology (DLT). Now, China is becoming the leading service provider for Decentralized Apps (DApps) using various tools including blockchain.
The increase of fake news raises alarms over the role of media, Internet and social media platforms in contemporary egalitarian societies. The community and the media industry can move to transparent information flow by restoring the role of the media with blockchain technology.
As of now, sharing content on the Internet is quite a problematic industry. Content creators often face stealth of their work, difficulty while copyright verification, onfair royalty distribution, etc. The reason for this is the centralized nature of most content sharing platforms.
Blockchain and cannabis are some of the most searched keywords on the internet today and it is interesting to see the correlation between the two. Today, blockchain is being applied to pretty much every sector and cannabis production is no exception.
As the world shifts from one generation of technology to another, the applicability of blockchain technology only becomes more clearly revealed. The recent advent of 5G technology shows a perfect match with blockchain.
Some well-known industry players, such as Google and Apple, have to take up extra measures to shield cryptocurrency users from scams during pandemics. Their efforts will now be directed at blocking malicious advertisements on the internet as well as protecting mail users from phishing emails.
Venezuela’s telecommunication network which was already poor before the COVID-19 outbreak has worsened, risking an internet outage for the country. As the country goes into lockdown, keeping millions of citizens at home, data usages through video chats and live streams went up, overstraining the existing telecommunication network capacity.
Blockchain is one of the most highly requested digital professional skills of 2020 according to LinkedIn. Emerged for the first time in 2009 with the dawn and emergence of cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology has created the backbone of a new type of Internet, expanding its areas of application.