Blockchain technology has wide reaching applications and implications for many different industries. From retail to government to energy, blockchain may very likely apply. And we promise you, many of these will touch your life in some way!
In our series, Blockchain In Action, we take a look at some real-world uses for this digitized and decentralized public ledger. We discover how it can potentially help various industries become more profitable, increase efficiency, and, perhaps most importantly, make our everyday lives easier.
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Battling Hunger In Venezuela: Blockchain In Action
The South American country of Venezuela is in the midst of a socio-economic crisis. Learn how blockchain and cryptocurrency are being used to combat hunger.
Blockchain In Action: Making Our Video Games Better
With help from company’s like the Loom Network, blockchain is even making our video games better! Read about their digita card game: Zombie Battleground.
Bringing Privacy to Social Media – Blockchain in Action
Privacy on social media is a big concern for a lot of users. Some projects are trying to use blockchain to aid in greater privacy on these networks.
Blockchain in Action: Derailing Drug Abuse & Prescription Drug Fraud
Prescription drug fraud and drug abuse is a serious concern as of late. Blockchan technology may be a suitable solution to this rampant problem!
Blockchain in Action: Renovating Real Estate
Blockchain technology has been introduced into the real estate industry. As the new tech is incorporated, title transfers, paper trails, and accessible information about listings may all change for the better!
Blockchain In Action: Worker’s Rights & Ending Forced Labor
Blockchain technology could hold the key to curbing, and perhaps someday ending, forced labor and providing more workers rights on a global scale. And some companies are investigating it already!
Blockchain in Action: Guns on the Chain
Gun control is a big US debate today. Using blockchain to track firearms has been offered as a solution for government agencies in the US.
Blockchain in Action: Helping Democracy Thrive – Secure Voting Systems
Blockchain has the potential to transform how we vote. Utilizing blockchain technology for secure voting systems can increase efficiency & accountability.
Blockchain In Action: Revolutionizing Retail
The retail industry and their rewards programs may be going through a revolution. See how blockchain and loyalty rewards programs may work for the industry!