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Digital Health and lessons on Transformation

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Digital is transforming health care

The healthcare sector is embracing digital. The possibilities of technology alleviating many of the challenges of the sector is too obvious and tempting to look away from. Yet in the enthusiasm to change, the healthcare sector is making many of the same missteps (now almost commonplace) in digital transformation efforts. From the lack of a Read more

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Jeff Bezos writes his 20th!

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Jeff Bezos 20th letter to Amazon shareholders

When the richest man in the world sends a letter, you are intrigued. Especially so, when the firm he heads is resetting our expectations of what a huge enterprise can achieve. On what a consumer can expect and experience. Jeff Bezos and Amazon are reshaping our digital world like few others have. A 232 BUSD Read more

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The Blockchain Triumvirate

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The 2009 financial crisis shook the world in more ways than one. Even with a $787 billion stimulus package from the taxpayer’s money, that the US government put in, it has taken a while. It did something else as well. We got to see the extent to which greed had engulfed us. This also propelled Read more

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Proof of Stake and Blockchain

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How does the Proof of Stake method work in Blockchain

One of the biggest issues facing mass adoption of Blockchain across the world? It is slow. It is really really slow. Let’s put this statement in perspective. Visa processes 150 million transactions per day, roughly 1,700 transactions per second. And their capability far surpasses that. They can process 24,000 How many transactions can the bitcoin network process Read more

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Block and Chain

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How do a Block and chain work in Blockchain

Headlines about Blockchain ushering in a revolution and becoming the internet of value is quite common. So much so, that none of us realize that it’s creators Satoshi Nakamoto in their 2008 whitepaper introducing this concept to the world had not named it Blockchain! They had used the words ‘Block’ and ‘Chain’ separately. To the creators, Block Read more

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Blockchain and Electricity

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Visa, the worlds leading payment processing firm, processes 1700 transactions in a second. They do it in a matter-of-fact manner, within a blink of an eye. Blockchain, through the Bitcoin network, process SEVEN transactions in a second, yes seven. Which is why, the protests and US Congressional hearing even, sounded like an overreaction from an already paranoid world. Read more

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Blockchain News: Education & Law

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Blockchain news in Law and Education

Here is a roundup of interesting stories on Blockchain that got discussed, debated or worked on. Blockchain news and views that caught the eye. 1. The Law joins Blockchain! China’s Supreme Court Rules that Blockchain Can Legally authenticate evidence which is legally binding, as part of newly clarified litigation procedures in the country’s internet courts. The state Read more

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Blockchain District in India

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Blockchain Sightings

Will Telangana, the youngest of Indian states, lead the way for the Blockchain adoption and innovation in India? If the MOU signed by the State of Telangana “to create the first Blockchain District in the country”, is any sign, it is off to a head start. The 50 MOU’s signed at the recently concluded International Blockchain Congress held in Hyderabad and Goa stand as testimony to the progress the domain Read more

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Blockchain Possibilities

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What are the possibilities thanks to Blockchain

A permanent secure digital distributed ledger was the simplest definition of Blockchain that emerged in the previous post from this series. A long conversation on the possibilities with blockchain resulted. As the ideas were wrestled with, the contours for further conversation needed to be sealed. And this post is just that. The contours for further conversation. Truth be Read more