No one can predict the future of blockchain in the same way we could not predict the future of the Internet in the early ’90s. But it is clear this technology is going to have a significant impact.
From corporations to startups and governments to organizations, the race is on to tap into the concept of distributed and decentralized trust in order to reduce friction and build more honest, transparent, and efficient frameworks for business and governance.
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By Andy Blatchford The Canadian Press
OTTAWA – An emerging technology has caught the eye of the innovation-obsessed federal government – a platform so packed with potential, many experts believe it could comprise the foundation for the next generation of the Internet.
Blockchain, as it’s known, holds a vast amount of promise for transforming business sectors and the lives of ordinary people around the world, although some say it’s too early to say how broad the technology’s reach could be.
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