Blockchain-Based Shopify Plugin Ensures Consumers Receive Authentic Products

A San Francisco-based startup called “Real Items Foundation” is beta testing a Shopify plugin to ensure that authentic items are being sold to online shoppers.  The plugin –-  powered by a combination of blockchain technology and a cloud-based application called “TAM” –-  enables brands to generate non-fungible tokens (NFTs) that are pegged to physical assets. […]

Continue Reading

Facebook Crypto Association Loses Another Vital Member

The Facebook crypto project, Libra, has lost another one of its backers with Vodafone announcing its decision to quit the Libra Association. Meanwhile, central banks from major economies are forming a coalition to explore state-issued digital currencies in response to private cryptos. Why Facebook Crypto Continues to Lose Partners According to BBC, global telecoms giant […]

Continue Reading

How Can Blockchain Improve Data Storage?

Cloud servers are able to keep a full record of our lives, storing literally everything from personal photos and videos from our smartphones to work documents. At first glance, this solution makes our lives easier, but some unexpected threats can be found under a shell of comfort and extensive customer care.  Although centralized data storage […]

Continue Reading