Virtual Currency: The Next Disruptor in Payments

Virtual Currency: The Next Disruptor in Payments

Virtual currency, such as Bitcoin, is the next disruptor in payments. Adoption is on the rise and consumers want places to spend their bitcoin.

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Virtual Currency 101 for Restaurants

Virtual Currency 101 for Restaurants

The basics of virtual currency and what restaurateurs need to know to accept virtual-currency payments.

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Infographic: Virtual Currencies: The Future of Payments?

Infographic: Virtual Currencies: The Future of Payments?

Virtual currencies are software-based online payment systems whose units can be transferred between digital wallets without the need for a middleman such as a financial institution.

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How blockchain can benefit fast casual

How blockchain can benefit fast casual

Blockchain technology is a major force, making waves in every market from retailers to restaurants. Fast casual leaders need to get a handle on this technology if they want to stay on the cutting edge or risk being left to eat the dust of their more forward-moving competitors.

Blockchain 101: Digital signage edition

Blockchain 101: Digital signage edition

Let's take a look at what blockchain is and how it can help transform the digital signage industry.

Networld Media Group intros World of Money for blockchain, banking, financial

Networld Media Group intros World of Money for blockchain, banking, financial

World of Money will provide a singular source of information for professionals working in businesses that operate within the larger sphere of financial systems as those systems — and the technologies, currencies, payment methods and trends that drive them — continue to evolve.

3 reasons to blog for Blockchain Tech News

3 reasons to blog for Blockchain Tech News

By blogging for us, you have an opportunity to spread awareness on the technology, boost your position in the market and become a dedicated thought leader.

Blockchain offers innovative solution for disruptive energy consumption

Blockchain offers innovative solution for disruptive energy consumption

In the energy business, blockchain's utility is broad indeed, reaching to and encompassing many areas of the market. Especially in the context of smart contracts tailored to reduce accounting costs and maximize energy efficiency algorithms, when coupled with endpoint-installed smart meters.

Will the blockchain revolutionize outdoor advertising?

Will the blockchain revolutionize outdoor advertising?

Blockchain, blockchain, blockchain...the word is almost inescapable in today's media frenzied world. The technology has the capability to bring enormous changes to the way global business is conducted, but how will it affect outdoor advertising?

Bitcoin and blockchain: Poised to blow up retail banking

Bitcoin and blockchain: Poised to blow up retail banking

Major banks have already begun to invest in promising blockchain projects, and distributed ledger technology now seems poised to disrupt retail banking in an unprecedented way.

Can distributed ledger technology scale?

Can distributed ledger technology scale?

Distributed ledger technology gets a lot of hype, but scalability is still an issue. Can blockchain developers overcome this problem?

Blockchain Tech News: Top 5 topics of 2017

Blockchain Tech News: Top 5 topics of 2017

In 2017, blockchain technology burst out from the shadows behind bitcoin and grabbed the spotlight as the Next Big Thing in data management at corporations all around the world. Here's a recap of the five DLT stories that most appealed to our readers last year.

IBM: Blockchain Tech News Influencer of the Year

IBM: Blockchain Tech News Influencer of the Year

In last year's booming blockchain market, IBM stood out as a key player — and as a logical choice for Blockchain Tech News Influencer of the Year. We asked Bridget van Kralingen, senior vice president of IBM Industry Platforms, about the company's involvement in blockchain development and where the technology is headed.

How do we make technology 'more human?'

How do we make technology 'more human?'

We can easily see in the blockchain industry that technology is ever-evolving, but contrary to what we mortals might expect, it can become more human, not less so, in the process.

Bitcoin and blockchain: Financial services phenom or meltdown in the making?

Bitcoin and blockchain: Financial services phenom or meltdown in the making?

Distributed ledger technology undoubtedly has characteristics that will improve payment processing efficiency and security, but there are steps that financial service providers need to take now to mitigate risks involved in using new technologies.

Bitcoin cash: Where's it going?

Bitcoin cash: Where's it going?

Bitcoin Cash has emerged as a new contender for the solution to the block size scaling crisis. But will it succeed in its goal of replacing bitcoin?

What are the most promising proof of concept projects?

What are the most promising proof of concept projects?

There are countless proof-of-concept projects competing for investors' money and resources. Some will stand the test of time, but others will prove to be overhyped and underwhelming when it comes to market acceptance and performance. We asked experts for their thoughts on which blockchain projects currently look most promising.

Blockchain in the economy of self-sustaining devices

Blockchain in the economy of self-sustaining devices

Blockchain, the Internet of Things and the sharing economy — how do these emerging trends relate to one another? In fact their interconnection is much deeper than one might think.

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