Latest Blockchain publications


Why ICOs are here to stay
The spectacular crypto-crash of 2018 was just a blip in the unstoppable march of the "crypto company" An ICO or Initial Coin Offering is a new way of raising funds for a business. Rather than a traditional IPO where companies offer shares in their business via a stock market listing; an ICO offers investors tokens... Read the full article

Businesses in the dark over IoT breaches

Research indicates almost half of companies cannot tell if IoT devices have been breached Businesses are failing to implement effective IoT security strategies and almost half have no idea if their devices have been breached, according to security company Gemalto. Since the term IoT was coined, experts have sounded the alarm about the dangers of increasing… Read the full article


Secrets to a winning blockchain strategy
In an instructive Q&A, Rene Bostic, VP for innovation and new technologies for IBM, explains the people, process and technology blueprint for blockchain success What are the key considerations enterprises miss when planning, assessing and implementing their blockchain applications? There are many considerations. Here are the top three: Determine the scope of the ecosystems and... Read the full article

ConsenSys and AMD partner on blockchain cloud infrastructure

W3BCLOUD touted as ‘first independent cloud computing blockchain infrastructure’ Blockchain heavyweight ConsenSys is partnering with hardware giant AMD and Abu Dhabi-based Halo Holdings to develop W3BCLOUD – a new cloud solution built for blockchain workloads. It’s no surprise that ConsenSys is in charge of software duties for the new platform and that it will be… Read the full article


Rene Bostic on how blockchain is being used in the real world

Rene Bostic, Technical Vice President of Innovation and New Technologies for IBM Cloud, spoke to Techerati about how blockchain might change business forever – both for businesses and the consumer. She also chatted to us about how dialogue and interaction is vital in understanding the industry.