Tag Archives: Smart Contracts

Blockchain Smart Contracts: More Trouble Than They’re Worth? (Forbes)

We’ve all heard about the benefits of smart contract technology - a trustless tool to boot out the middleman when exchanging money, assets, or anything of value. As revolutionary... More

How AI is Changing Contracts (HBR)

Contracting is a common activity, but it is one that few companies do efficiently or effectively. In fact, it has been estimated that inefficient contracting causes firms to lose b... More

How Blockchain Can Transform the Future of Entertainment (Forbes)

By offering a digital public database that stores an ongoing record of transactions, the blockchain has given companies the ability to have completely encrypted records of ownershi... More

Smart Contracts: A New Economic Era (Hacker Noon)

Smart contracts are all the rage these days, and for good reason. When Ethereum appeared in 2015, it took the blockchain community by storm by demonstrating that it was possible... More

4 Ways Blockchain is the New Business Collaboration Tool (CW)

Smart contracts: Blockchain distributed ledgers can be used to automatically execute business contracts. The peer-to-peer database first captures all terms and conditions between a... More

The Promise – and Perils – of ‘Smart’ Contracts (Knowledge @ Wharton)

Nicolas Cornell, Wharton: "There are two primary reasons why people are excited. The first is about gains in efficiency. Any time you can automate a process and remove the human el... More

Blockchain in 2017: The Year of Smart Contracts (PCMag)

IBM and Microsoft are two of the major tech players in the so-called Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) space, using their public cloud platforms and developer tools to help enterprise... More

IBM and Bank of Tokyo Start Blockchain Revolution in Banking, Aim for Complete Automation (CoinTelegraph)

In what could potentially be one of the first deployment of smart contracts in the corporate sector, IBM comes together with Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (BTMU) to examine the desi... More

First Ethereum-Financed Independent Film Uses Smart Contracts (Blockchain News)

While there are several Ethereum projects currently being created, The Pitts Family Circus is the first attempt at an Ethereum financed movie, which eventually will share the profi... More

Microsoft, Harvard, UCL Take Steps to Bulletproof Smart Contracts (CCN)

Microsoft Research, Harvard University and Inra, a French national research institute that employs 2700 computer science researchers from the “world’s most prestigious universi... More