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Non-Fungible Tokens and What Are Those?

The Blockchain ecosystem is rapidly developing. Ethereum is definitely the technology that is on the forefront of this domain as one of the most used blockchains with most of the development and innovation happening on it. In that manner, it is not a surprise that we see the emergence of new tokenization concepts and smart contracts which are covering bigger spheres of business logic and implementation. Some of those are non-fungible tokens.

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Applications of Blockchain Technology In The Oil and Gas Industry

Blockchain technology reaches into all spheres and industries. Some are less prone to disruption while some a bit more. So how is one of the biggest industries of oil and gas standing in that ring? Ready for disruption? Absolutely.

According to research from IBISWorld, a globally recognized company in the field of business intelligence, the total revenue for the O&G industry was close to 2 trillion USD in 2017. This is only the number for the Upstream sector which is dealing with research, development, and operation of oil and gas fields. The Upstream sector contributes to roughly 2-3% of global GDP. In this article, we will try to explain what impact Blockchain technology in the Oil and Gas industry could have.

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Atomic Swaps and What the Hell are Those?

We have already written about decentralized exchanges and how they are slowly but steadily making their way on the crypto markets. It is a big deal after all. Centralised exchanges have their vulnerabilities as any other software, but the deal here is that they operate with large sums of actual money being exchanged by numerous traders. They are, in itself, a SPOF or a Single Point of Failure in the blockchain network. Therefore, concepts like atomic swaps come to the rescue.

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One Project You Can Immediately Start Working on Waves Platform

A lot of talks has been brought up about cryptocurrencies. It is mainly the price that has been the highlight. The crypto markets are a highly speculative market with a lot of price being pumped and dumped based on future predictions of the price. Add regular mortals to the story which can now be in possession cryptocurrency with a swipe of a credit card and you are set for a perfect storm in capital markets which hasn’t been seen up until now.

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How Blockchain will Change the Automotive Industry

Now, in 2018, all indicators are showing us that the automotive industry will soon be more than just an industry about vehicles. Self-driving cars are not just a part of the imagination, many companies are working on it, and soon such cars will become available to general public. Cars will communicate with each other and exchange information about the weather and traffic status. The truth is that automotive industry is changing, and blockchain will make a significant impact on that change. Believe me, the blockchain will be the next big thing, and it will not skip the automotive industry.

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What will Plasma Bring to the Ethereum Blockchain?

Plasma is coming to the Ethereum ecosystem and in this article we will try to give you an overview of Joseph Poon presentation about Plasma hold on Ethereal Summit 2017. In this article we will not go into details about Plasma, instead we will focus on the context of plasma and the relationship between public and private chains.

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