April 2017 / 44 posts found

Blockchain in Energy Sector: IOTA to Offer Decentralization, Scalability, No Transaction Fees

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Blockchain in Energy Sector: IOTA to Offer Decentralization, Scalability, No Transaction Fees    With motor vehicles becoming an ever increasing luxury around the world, pollution levels are increasing but the Blockchain could help to reduce the transportation industry’s contribution to global warming that promises a cleaner and energy efficient future. In an article written in December by Carsten Stöcker, Senior Manager in the Machine Economy Innovation Lighthouse Lead at German energy firm, Innogy SE and Thomas Birr, Senior Vice-President of Innovation & Business Transformation at Innogy SE, the future of transport will change through 'Blockchain-enabled secure peer-to-peer (P2P) transactions that [...]

Tips to Creating a Successful Content-Marketing Campaign

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Tips to Creating a Successful Content-Marketing Campaign      The phrase “content marketing” is all over the web these days. Content has become a conglomeration of many things: webinars, blog posts, videos, social network shares and more. It sounds like a great idea. If done right, a well-executed digital campaign will yield considerable benefits for both established businesses and entrepreneurs. Such a strategy has the power to position a business as a topical authority and establish the owners and executives as experts. The devil, as they say, is in the details. Implementing such a campaign isn’t as easy as it [...]

Ways to make your inbound marketing stand out

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Ways to make your inbound marketing stand out Experts in content creation and digital strategy discuss the best methods and channels to attract new customers.    Marketing IT Bullseye Converting leads and contacts into customers continues to be the top marketing priority for many companies, according to HubSpot research,. And organizations that focus on inbound – e.g. using content marketing, social media and SEO to attract customers -- (vs. outbound) marketing are more likely to be effective. Here are a few things your business can do to make your inbound marketing efforts more effective – and convert more prospects into [...]

Bitcoin & Other Cryptocurrencies Shaping Future Economy, Capitalism Morphing

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Bitcoin & Other Cryptocurrencies Shaping Future Economy, Capitalism Morphing    Bitcoin & Other Cryptocurrencies Shaping Future Economy, Capitalism Morphing Money has shaped our modern economy. We have gone from using grain and cattle and even salt as currency to using metal tokens (coins) and paper. However, paper has the habit of sticking and it has been around ever since the Chinese introduced it during the Tang dynasty. We have grown comfortable using paper currency and no one can deny that it has had its usefulness. Now we are approaching another era in which bits are playing the same role that [...]

The Most Promising Cryptocurrencies To Buy In 2017

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The Most Promising Cryptocurrencies To Buy In 2017                            The Most Promising Cryptocurrencies To Buy In 2017 The year 2017 kicked start with a booming bullish wave that pushed the price of bitcoin and many altcoins up to unprecedented levels. Bitcoin recorded its all-time high a few weeks ago, as it exceeded the $1300 price level for the first time ever since the genesis block was mined. This rise in the market capital of bitcoin, ethereum, monero and others was fueled by uncertainty towards the fiat economy secondary to Trump’s winning of the US Presidential elections, Brexit and the [...]

80% of all Bitcoins Will Have Been Mined In a year From now

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80% of all Bitcoins Will Have Been Mined In a year From now    The World Bitcoin Mining is in for quite a reality shock in about a year from now. As most people are well aware of, the amount of bitcoins being mined every day is much compared to a few years ago. What is even more intriguing is how the vast majority of BTC has been mined already. In January of 2018, 80% of all 21 million BTC will be mined and brought into circulation. A significant milestone that should not be overlooked by any means. Inching Closer [...]

Bitcoin Price Growth, Global Adoption Depend on Japan’s Confidence in Bitcoin

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Bitcoin Price Growth, Global Adoption Depend on Japan’s Confidence in Bitcoin    Bitcoin Price Growth, Global Adoption Depend on Japan’s Confidence in Bitcoin As long as Japan does not fail in what seems to be an effort that is making Bitcoin bigger, the world's top digital currency would always be a success. One latest example is the adoption of the AML/KYC rules for Bitcoin exchanges in the country. Like China, Japan is now impacting meaningfully on the Bitcoin market whenever the third largest economy in the world comes out with a move that causes a change. Bitcoin price affected With [...]

Legal Status of Bitcoin in India to Be Addressed at Global Summit by Assocham

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Legal Status of Bitcoin in India to Be Addressed at Global Summit by Assocham    Legal Status of Bitcoin in India to Be Addressed at Global Summit by Assocham   After the demonetization of 85 percent of the circulating currency in India in November 2016, ASSOCHAM organized the first global summit on Blockchain technology. Now it is all set to hold the second global summit on Blockchain technology with a focus on opportunities and challenges for the Indian economy. ASSOCHAM is a ‘chamber of chambers’ in India having been in existence since 1920 and having in its fold more than [...]

How To Invest In The Blockchain Without Buying Bitcoin

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How To Invest In The Blockchain Without Buying Bitcoin Blockchain Technology’s potential to change the Status Quo Not a day goes by without a media mention about blockchain technology’s potential to change the status quo of how data will be recorded, stored and transferred in the future. As blockchain is booming, investors are taking note and looking at opportunities where they could benefit. Investing in bitcoin, the digital currency built on the blockchain is considered too risky by many investors and, at the same time, doesn’t actually offer exposure to developments of new blockchain applications and the growth of this [...]

IBM Ramps Up China Blockchain Work With Supply Chain Trial

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IBM Ramps Up China Blockchain Work With Supply Chain Trial ibm in China IBM advanced its status as a blockchain leader Tuesday with the launch of a supply chain platform designed to streamline flows among buyers, sellers, and financiers in the pharmaceuticals space. The Yijian Blockchain Technology Application System – built in a partnership between IBM and Hejia, a Chinese supply chain management company – seeks to eliminate some of the financing problems faced by the country's pharmaceutical retailers. Specifically, it targets the country's underdeveloped credit evaluation system, which it argues can make it difficult to raise short-term working capital. [...]