As prices for cryptocurrencies soar, an inherent FOMO kicks in. One from a price gain standpoint, another from a knowledge arbitrage standpoint.

Whether or not you opt to invest in crypto, I strongly believe it is a momentous time to be dedicating a little bit of your mental bandwidth to understanding the space and the ongoing trends. It’s a good way to slowly future proof yourself in a fast-moving landscape.

I seek to bring reason to your pursuit in the blockchain space through this piece. It’s never too late to join the bandwagon.

Accessible — most code out there is…

There are innumerable problems blockchain can address. And, as stated in our previous post, blockchain technology has only helped us better navigate the covid-19 pandemic. Here are a few more use-cases of blockchain in recent times.

Supply-chain management: With the demand for masks, hand-sanitisers, personal protection equipment (PPE) skyrocketing, we are faced with challenges in supply-chain management. Blockchain technology can significantly improve supply-chains by enabling product traceability, enhancing coordination between partners and aiding access to financing, with its immutable and distributed ledger records.

Donation-tracking: The pandemic has also brought out the philanthropist in all of us. It is crucial to…

The pandemic has allowed us to explore uncharted realms — including blockchain technology. This short blog post intends to provide an overview of the exciting use-cases of blockchain that could help us better navigate the pandemic.

Contact tracing

Since a vast majority of COVID — 19 cases are asymptomatic, it is imperative that every person who has come into contact with the infected be diagnosed.

Several mobile applications have been developed with Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE). We can use BLE to identify all mobile-phones or IoT devices that have been close to the infected. However, data security and privacy are…

Blockchain technology, along with the adoption of cryptocurrencies, is rapidly gaining momentum. The enterprise blockchain market is expected to reach $21 billion over the next five years.

Although blockchain has been in existence for over a decade now, there is minimal awareness about the technology and its abilities. In its various manifestations, blockchain can impact financial services, healthcare, manufacturing, and energy, among many others. Besides, blockchain development is a lucrative career opportunity paying 1.5–2 times of conventional software development jobs.

YBlockchain intends to bridge this gap by launching a FREE, open-source course instructed by industry experts from across the globe.

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