At the New York Consensus event, a bunch of Australians banded together and entered the hackathon. Playing on the Australian them of the black box flight recorder, the team created an Ethereum based “block box” event recorder, to record traffic incidents using Ethereum, Microsoft Azure, Microsoft Power BI and IoT hub. The winning team included: […]
Abstract As many scramble to find the “killer app” for blockchain technology, one great use case is counterfeit and fraud prevention. After all thats what bitcoin does well. It stops counterfeits or double spending of digital money. Some new, and well funded startups, like Everledger, are using blockchains to stop counterfeit of diamonds. Luxury goods […]
Last night I hosted my June meetup. Over 80 RSVP’d and was a packed house. The topic of the night was Bitcoin FAQs. Some good questions from the crowd and I hope you all got something out of the event. I guess bitcoin is dead after all!