Reinventing the Block: Strategic Intellectual Property Considerations for Blockchain Innovators
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Jon E. Wright, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox, P.L.L.C.

In 2017, Bitcoin becomes a household name as it skyrocketed in price to almost $20,000 per coin. The volatile price has since fallen by 65 percent but, along the way, the headlines made “blockchain” virtually synonymous with...

Could Blockchain Technology Disrupt Commodity Trading?
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Shane Randolph, Managing Director, Opportune LLP

Commodity trading has significantly changed over the past two decades, and it has the potential to change again in the next few years due to the adoption of blockchain technology. Blockchain technology, sometimes referred to as a decentralized...

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John PR Dwyer, Senior Research Analyst, Celent

Bitcoin Bitcoin is now approaching its tenth birthday and while the impact of blockchain technology remains relatively abstract for some, it has unleashed profound levels of innovation within both public and private blockchain...

A Prediction for Blockchain Transformation in Higher Education
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Michael Mathews, CIO, Oral Roberts University

The potential and predictions of blockchain are incredibly fun to watch due to its analogous of the Internet during the 1990s. In fact, in 1995, the inventor of the Ethernet protocol, Robert Metcalf stated “I predict the Internet will soon...

"Future of Blockchain Conference" to Bring Major 4-Day Technology Event to Dallas - Frisco
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FRISCO –The Future of Blockchain Conference Dallas-Frisco 2018 (October 10-14) is one of the first major blockchain events in the metroplex to bring national and international speakers and educational resources together for businesses,...

The Much Needed Regulation of Blockchain Networks
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The surge of Bitcoin and similar cryptocurrencies witnessed mixed opinions among the masses. Whether criticized or applauded, the trend of using digital assets for monetary exchanges became the highlight of 2017. With the growing popularity, one...

How is Blockchain Technology Changing the World?
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Blockchain is dramatically changing the business world by enhancing the customer experience and building trust across the industries, including financial and legal services, agriculture, healthcare, and more. At present, the most prevalent...

Blockchain Revamping the Casinos
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Blockchain which was originally developed for Bitcoin allows the users to create and verify transactions. It was created to ensure that all cryptocurrency transactions are impossible to remove and can never replicate. However, these types of...

Major Cybersecurity Threats in 2018
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As hackers are constantly improving their techniques to break through cyber defences, cyber security holds paramount importance. Some significant threats for this year include:   • Data Breaches—Recent cyberattacks show how...

Fortifying Data with Blockchain
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A few decades back, computer data was stored and shared in a simple way wherein one would copy data to a computer from a CD, USB drive, floppy disk, or an external hard drive. With the advent of the internet, this process became even simpler....

Advancement of Blockchain in the Finance Market
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The invention of cryptocurrency Bitcoin has provided the economy with a far more advanced technology through the peer-to-peer sharing method of blockchain technology.  Blockchain’s basis was to eliminate the monopoly and corruption of...

New Alliances will Drive FinTech Innovation
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Sheri Rhodes, Chief Technology Officer, Western Union

Q. What are your top priorities for 2018 and how is technology transforming a legendary brand like Western Union? My top priorities might surprise people who don’t think of Western Union as a profoundly digital financial technology...

Blockchain: Technology for Transparency
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To put it simply, blockchain is a list of linked and secured records. In technical jargon, the records are called blocks. They subsequently give rise to blockchain as the records are added to the original chain. A hash pointer maintains the link...

Blockchain and its Security Challenges
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The blockchain is considered to be the technical foundation of the Bitcoin currency. Blockchain has the capability to revolutionize numerous things, which include mobile phones and IoT digital transformations. The development of blockchain...

What Will The Assets Of The Future Look Like?
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Artem Tymoshenko, CEO, Maxpay LLC

The Internet has fundamentally changed almost every industry. Whether it was Google providing hyper-efficient search results, online tracking facilitating supply-chain management, or Apple digitizing the distribution of media and communication,...

The Pace of Technological Progress
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David Talach, Payments Product Lead, Square

1. In the light of your experience as a senior leader in payments arena what are the technological trends and challenges you’ve witnessed happening in the space? I think it’s important to remember that technological advancements on...

Compete or Partner-Banks See Rise of FinTech Solutions
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Christopher Kennedy, VP-Quantitative Finance Manager, BankUnited [NYSE:BKU]

FinTech or simply financial technology, is moving at the speed of innovation. FinTech originally represented the shift of traditional brick-and-mortar banking to online and mobile platforms. Now, FinTech embodies a deluge of Silicon Valley...

Blockchain: Where Are We Headed?
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Joshua Q. Israel Satten, Director, Sapient Global Markets [NASDAQ:SAPE]

Blockchain technology is becoming more divergent. A technology that’s come into the public conscience per the creation of Bitcoin, which itself is still nascent, blockchain has seemingly become a household term through rampant...

Will the Blockchain be a Bigger Deal than the Internet?
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Jonathan Reichental, CIO, City of Palo Alto

I’ve seen a lot of new ideas. I mean a lot. I’ve been right a few times about what would succeed and been way off quite often. Sometimes my predictions were simply too early. Those that know me may recall that back in the middle...

Venture Capital Outlook on Disruptive Technologies for 2016
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Nin Desai, CEO, NIN Ventures

NIN Ventures (or NIN.VC) is a first of its kind crowdfunded technology venture capital fund to be raised, managed, and reported online using the JOBS Act and the General Solicitation Rule. The recent turmoil in the market lead to a change in the...

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