Blockchain Technologies

Distributed Ledgers and Blockchain Technology

What are Blockchain Technologies?
How do blockchains work?

A Blockchain is a distributed ledger of unchangable, digitally recorded data. Data of any type can be recorded in a blockchain: financial transactions, titles to real estate, etc. Unlike a traditional database housing the same data, a blockchain does not have to rely on a centralized administrator. Continue

Blockchain Network

Blockchains are Borderless

Blockchains Resist Centralization

Blockchains Store Data

Blockchain Applications
These applications are powered by blockchains

These are the use cases where blockchain technologies can be applied to improve efficiency or unlock capabilities for new technologies.

Trade and settle securities at a fraction of the time and cost.

Permanently record and access real-time property rights.

Self-enforcing contracts based on predefined conditions.

Eliminate invasive identity practices via digital identies. is a free resource to help the world better understand blockchain technologies. We answers questions like "What is blockchain technology?" and "What are blockchain applications?"

Blockchain Companies
Innovative companies building with blockchain technologies

200+ Blockchain Companies ... and counting

With blockchain venture capital funding approaching the $1 Billion mark, invested capital is pointing towards blockchain companies being around for quite a while. The following blockchain technology companies are blazing the trail for global distributed ledger adoption:

Blockchain Technology Companies


Enterprise Blockchain Software


Blockchain Enterprise Tools


Blockchain Infrastructure


Decentralized Ledgers


Decentralized Applications


Blockchain Based Identification


Blockchain Software Stack


Large Scale Immuatble Ledgers


Blockchain Web Services


Sidechains, Open Assets, Smart Contracts


Blockchain Based Securities

Digtial Asset Holdings

Distributed Ledger Financial Services

Blockchain Investments
Discover blockchain technology investment opportunities

Searching for how to invest in blockchain technology? You don't have to be a Silicion Valley VC to own a stake in the global blockchain industry. We explore entry-level opportunities such as purchasing cryptocurrencies directly, to advanced investment methods such as angel investing in blockchain companies.

Blockchain Technology Investments

Cryptocurrencies Buy and Trade Cryptocurrencies

Venture Investing Fund Promising Startups

Digital Assets Ownership of Blockchain Assets

Crowdfunding Decentralized Crowdfunding Platforms

Stocks Publicly Traded Blockchain Companies

“The Blockchain is potentially the most important technology innovation of our lifetime.”

Blockchain Mining
Mining achieve consensus

Blockchain Mining Blockchain mining is the backbone of a secure distributed network. We explore the most popular blockchain (bitcoin), as well as other alternative blockchains (also known as consensus protocols) and new concepts like Embedded Mining.

Blockchain Mining Continued

Blockchain News
Latest blockchain news

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Why the Buy-Side Should Get Off the Blockchain Sidelines

Blockchains have attracted significant interest in the financial sector, a rare occurrence for a new technology in an industry not known for being at the forefront of technological innovation. However, dig a little deeper into where the interest is coming ...
Coin Desk

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EY Report : Blockchain Technology to Reach Critical Mass in the next 3 to 5 Years

The EY Report on blockchain predicts widespread implementation of the distributed ledger technology in the next 3 to 5 years. Read more... The Blockchain technology is going to reach critical mass soon, declares Ernst and Young. The leading global ...

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Blockchain Moving Beyond Finance; Still in Early Stages

A new report from Moody's Investors Service identifies 25 use cases for blockchain technology, showing it useful for more than finance. Blockchain technology has been gaining a good deal of momentum in the technology world this year, with major vendors ...

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Microsoft and IBM Set Sights on the Next Cloud Frontier: Blockchain-as-a-Service

IBM Blockchain and Microsoft Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) are carving out and fighting for control over a new enterprise market of cloud-based blockchain infrastructure. Blockchain is finding its way into new industries and business use cases every day ...
PC Magazine

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Ether.Camp Holds Ethereum Hackathon with $50,000 Grand Prize

Ethereum blockchain explorer has kicked off its second-annual hackathon, featuring a grand prize of $50,000 and “significant rewards” for runners-up. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated ...