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Previously in Tokenization 101, we did a deep dived into tokenization, how it works and shared a few examples. Before tokenization becomes mainstream there are some challenges that need to be overcome. Below are some of the present challenges and how a tokenized future could look like. What are the challenges associated with Tokenization? 1. Lack of Tokenization standards and legal infrastructure Tokenization is not simply the creation of a token — any Solidity developer can do it....

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Blockchain has been hyped as one of the most important developments for carrying out failsafe transactions over recent years  Blockchain suddenly became the new mantra, beyond question, the universal solution. So far, many have been awaiting the day when blockchain will gain mass adoption. But is this the right question to ask? Beyond the hype cycle, technology industry experts have expressed their views and concerns about blockchain. What if the new technology, as on so many...

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Conceptually, tokenization might seem easy: Issue an ERC-20 token (or any other blockchain tokens), imbue legal rights and ownership rights in the tokens, and you can trade them easily. However, this warrants a much deeper look: how do you distinguish claim rights and ownership rights? What are the differences in tokenization between different asset classes? What is impeding tokenization from adoption? Thinking comprehensively about tokenization requires an understanding of blockchains and smart contracts, legal, finance, and economics....

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Cryptocurrency has become a popular topic in the financial world over the past few years. Mainstream media organisations started taking more notice after Bitcoin rose from USD $900 to almost USD $20,000 in 2017. Now, you find so many sites online tapping into cryptocurrency and the many industries that it is disrupting. One popular concern is whether or not cryptocurrency will be able to replace fiat currency, or the national legal tender around the world....

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At the beginning of this year, cryptocurrencies received a huge bashing from world leaders during the World Economic Forum (WEF). Blockchain, on the other hand, was praised for its ability to revolutionise different sectors. Nearly two months after global leaders reflected on digital assets, it is emerging that Europe is ready to hit it off with blockchain technologies despite the volatility of cryptocurrencies. A report released by IDC shows that Europe is now at the...

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The Sharing Economy has had a resurgence as technology facilitates access and enables an easier exchange of goods and services. Through P2P platforms users are able to rent and monetise their unused items, helping to decrease waste, increase utility and ultimately creating a more sustainable and clean environment. We had a chat with Tim Bos, from ShareRing, who is using blockchain technology to power a sharing marketplace, why he thinks this technology will drive improved sharing. Tell...

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Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) are common and vital in today’s financial world. They ease access to funds for users so they don’t have to physically visit bank premises. Similarly, cryptocurrency ATMs are important in the cryptocurrency industry. To foster global adoption to happen, cryptocurrency ATMs need to be installed in urban centres. Already, it is estimated that 4392 cryptocurrency ATMs have been installed across 77 countries, with the US accounting for nearly 60% of them....

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While previously individuals placed trust in institutions, the underlying technology of blockchain enables the anonymous disintermediation of trust that helps build foundations for platform innovation. As Blockchain technology enables two parties to establish trust independent of a central body, below, Blockchain Australia magazine delves into some of ways blockchain can strengthen the reliability of voting and personal information. Blockchain for Political Transparency Giuseppe Porcelli, Founder and CEO of Lakeba Group, suggests that one application of...

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Blockchain Summit Frankfurt is a 2-day conference and exhibition connecting over 1,000 industry leaders, business decision makers, tech innovators and investors. Blockchain Summit has grown exponentially in content and audience size. Based on unrivalled content and exceptional networking opportunities, Blockchain Summit Frankfurt is part of the largest dedicated Blockchain Event Series in the World. No co-located side events. A purely Blockchain focused audience. Join the Summit keynote programme for unparalleled discussion with 100 visionary speakers. Cutting edge...

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Could Blockchain make the advertising process easier, faster, more secure and transparent? Today brands allocate big budgets to connect with their prospects and customers across multiple digital channels and destinations. Wouldn’t it be great if blockchain technology could help improve tracking, provide greater insights and even more accurate data intelligence? Following are some of the ways MintDice suggest that blockchain can help the industry: Fraud Prevention Advertising has a fraud problem perpetrated by human accounts as...