Nine out of 10 senior executives in financial services and information technology believe that blockchain technology will be used on a daily basis in the finance industry by 2026, according to a new survey. An even greater number, 94%, reported that their boards have bought into the promise of blockchain tech, while 87% believe they have a sufficient budget to tackle blockchain projects.
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Blockchain technology holds great potential for overcoming trust and other issues in the sharing of clinical and financial data in health care, and new evidence is emerging that practicable uses for blockchain are closer than many health IT and security professionals currently believe.
Blockchain for Health Care – Closer Than We Think?
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A research project by NASA is investigating the use of Ethereum-based smart contracts to help spacecraft ‘think on their own’ and avoid collisions by detecting and avoiding floating space debris. In addition to automating spacecraft maneuvers, NASA hopes to develop a decentralized, secure, and cognitive networking and computing infrastructure for deep space exploration, leveraging blockchain technology’s consensus protocols to improve infrastructure resilience.
NASA Testing Ethereum Blockchain to Automate Spacecraft
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