Like how the e-commerce revolution hit the shopping shores, be ready for another change in the form of blockchain technology. Whatever the challenges in the e-commerce industry, the blockchain promises to address quite a lot of them and make business easier for the seller as well as the buyer. To know how blockchain will have a positive benefit to the e-commerce industry, first, you need to know about the advantages of blockchain technology and the problems plaguing the e-commerce industry. What are the advantages of blockchain technology? The blockchain is a decentralized distributed ledger database.
Blockchain technology is still in its infancy, but it’s fascinating to see the innovation that’s happening around it right now. Hypernet is one of those examples, automatically extending computing power to any available device on the web. You think about the hundreds of millions of CPUs that sit idle for hours at a time – still utilizing some power, still requiring upkeep, but basically wasting money. What is a Decentralized Autonomous Corporation (DAC)? A decentralized autonomous corporation (DAC), is an organization that is run through rules encoded as computer programs called smart contracts. Hypernet’s primary
One of the more exciting technologies is blockchain. If you’d like an overview of blockchain technology – read our article, What is Blockchain Technology. Today, I happened across this ICO, REMME. What is an ICO? ICO is an Initial Coin Offering. An ICO occurs when someone offers investors some units of a new cryptocurrency or crypto-token in exchange against cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin or Ethereum, in this case REMME According to Forbes, cyber crime costs will reach $2 trillion by 2019. Many of those breaches occur through brute force attacks of usernames and passwords. REMME technology
Business owners and marketers are often overwhelmed when it comes to digital marketing. There’s a mindset that I push folks to adopt as they think about sales and marketing online: It’s always going to change – every platform is going through intense transformation right now – artificial intelligence, machine learning, natural language processing, virtual reality, mixed reality, big data, blockchain, bots, Internet of Things… yeesh. While that sounds terrifying, keep in mind that’s all to our industry’s benefit. Consumer safety and privacy will improve, as will the channels and strategies that we can deploy to
Look at a dollar bill, and you’ll find a serial number. On a check, you’ll find a routing and account number. Your credit card has a credit card number. Those numbers are centrally logged at a location somewhere – either in a government database or a banking system. As you look at a dollar, you have no idea what its history is though. Perhaps it was stolen, or perhaps it’s a counterfeit copy. Worse, central control of the data could be abused by printing more, stealing them, or manipulating the currency – often resulting in