The World Health Organization estimates that one in 10 people gets sick from contaminated food each year, resulting in more than 400,000 deaths annually. However, a new collaboration involving major producers, distributors and retailers is hoping to leverage blockchain technology to share information quickly and securely while increasing transparency and efficiencies, for improved consumer health and safety.
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The era of large-scale power plants may be coming to a close, to be replaced by a smart network of microgrid energy systems that can leverage the advantages of distributed ledger technology.
Microgrids and Blockchain Powering our Energy Future
WIRED UK - Chris Baraniuk
French insurance giant AXA has launched a new flight delay insurance product using the Ethereum blockchain. Referred to as 'Fizzy', the product allows travelers to insure trips against a flight delay of two hours or more, utilizing smart contracts to store and process payouts once certain conditions are met.
AXA Uses Ethereum Blockchain for New Flight Insurance Product