How Blockchain Technology Could Track and Trace Food From Farm to Fork
Determining the source of food contamination can be challenging due to the many players of the supply chain using their own private record-keeping system. IEEE is exploring how blockchain can track the source of an outbreak by using a distributed ledger that is monitored and verified.
Ensuring Better Insurance with a Blockchain Framework
Insurance claims and other insurance processes could become faster and more secure with a new blockchain framework created by researchers from Nanyang Technological University and the Indian Statistical Institute. It can be used for completing contracts, storing the results, controling access, and user authentication.
Can Blockchain Rescue the Stalled IoT?
With IoT deployments facing security, privacy, and identity concerns, applying Blockchain-based solutions could significantly enhance IoT frameworks with more automated resource optimization and innate security. A hybrid or polyglot architecture is likely to emerge.