Blockchain

NFTs - Protecting the investment

This blog was written by an independent guest blogger. Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are the new player in the financial investment market. They’ve seen tremendous interest from a wide range of parties, whether that be institutional investors or retail hobbyists looking to find an angle. As with anything involving money, malicious actors are already starting to take hold; Insider magazine recently highlighted the 265 Ethereum (roughly $1.1 million) theft due to a fraudulent NFT scheme.

Adding trust to the IoT with Blockchain

Without trust there is nothing. So, while the IoT is changing many parts of the digital transformation landscape, real trust is often the missing component for businesses to fully embrace the technology. How can we be sure that the temperature gauge was working and calibrated? Was it really in the location it said it was and was the limit the actual limit?

Understanding the link between Blockchain and AI

Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are proving to be a powerful double act, coming together to deliver unique features and benefits for a growing list of industries and applications. In fact, you can already find blockchain integration with AI adding value and security to everything from food supply chains and healthcare record systems to managing media royalties and financial services.

"PlugWalkJoe" indicted for $784K SIM swap cryptocurrency theft

The U.S. Department of Justice charged a British man for his alleged role in stealing $784,000 worth of cryptocurrency using SIM swap attacks. According to the unsealed indictment, Joseph James O’Connor – also known as “PlugWalkJoe” – conspired with others to steal approximately $784,000 worth of cryptocurrency from a Manhattan-based cryptocurrency company.

Transforming supply chains with blockchain technology

Every business has a supply chain. It can involve the linkage of materials, parts, products, services, processes, individuals, departments, organisations and companies. In fact, almost any key component of the business can be part of the supply chain. This makes fast, efficient and secure supply chain management essential for a successful, profitable enterprise; and yet there is a huge and variable array of disparate technologies supporting those key linkages.

Credenxia leaps into the future with Dock's API

Preparing to move towards a decentralized solution for creating and managing employee credentials, Credenxia is working with Dock to build a Proof of Concept (PoC) application to create, issue, manage, and verify credentials instantly. This PoC is now complete!

How blockchain technology is disrupting the telecoms industry

Telecommunications has always been at the forefront of embracing disruptive technologies to create new business models and revenue streams, but the TMT sector is yet to harness the full potential of blockchain technology. Within the telecoms industry, blockchain has the potential to make a significant impact on everything from interconnects, partner management, identity management and mobile payments, as well as internal improvements to operations and automation.

Private Blockchain Technology in Healthcare

Our health is a very personal and private issue. Yet, in the past 12 months, according to the HIPAA, over 34 million patient records have been exposed to data breaches in the US healthcare ecosystem. Confidential health information, genetic data and financial details have all been stolen. The pandemic has also put the focus on the pharmaceutical industry and their security challenges to keep research and intellectual property safe as well as securing the supply chain.