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How Blockchain Will Revolutionize Healthcare

How Blockchain Will Revolutionize Healthcare

The secure and transparent nature of blockchain currently has numerous applications in the healthcare industry. From streamlining contract negotiations to greatly improving the quality of medicine by applying blockchain technologies to the drug supply chain, this revolutionary technology is already transforming the future of healthcare.

Read more at IEEE Innovation at Work

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How Blockchain Can Solve the Growing E-Waste Problem

How Blockchain Can Solve the Growing E-Waste Problem

To address the growing electronic waste stream resulting from unwanted devices, a team in India has created an incentive-based management system using 5G and blockchain that tracks and monitors an electronic product throughout its entire lifecycle, from the point of manufacturing to the point a product is properly disposed.

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Cryptocurrency Blockchains Don't Need to Be Energy Intensive

Cryptocurrency Blockchains Don't Need to Be Energy Intensive

Three alternative consensus mechanisms to Bitcoin's Proof of Work (PoW) are being used in other cryptocurrencies and could offer real competition in the years ahead as they consume far less energy than PoW.

Read more at IEEE Spectrum