In the Know: This Week’s Blockchain Round-Up (October 13, 2017)

The world of blockchain is changing every day. Check out our weekly round-up to stay in-the-know on this evolving technology.

How Indiana Jones Would Have Benefitted From Blockchain

Among the many industries that blockchain is able to transform, this technology could also change archaeology, revolutionizing how archaeological and heritage data are stored.

Read more here, via Investopedia.


‘The Sky is the Limit’ for Blockchain Technology in Banking: Credit Suisse banker

With blockchain technology, private equity transactions that use leveraged buyouts financed with debt can take only a matter of minutes to close and settle. Currently, this can take anywhere from 20 to 30 days.

Read more here, via CNBC.


A House has been Bought on the Blockchain for the First Time

Last month, the first house was sold on the blockchain. The transaction took place using smart contracts via Ethereum.

Read more here, via New Scientist.

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