The Promise & Appeal of Blockchain Technology: Transforming the Sharing Economy as We Know It

In the past decade, we have seen the incredible growth of start-up companies like Uber, Spotify, Pinterest, and Air Bnb. These are the current generation of high growth and high net worth companies, or what is known as “unicorns” in the start-up world. A unicorn is a startup company valued at over $1 billion, and are called unicorns because … Continue reading The Promise & Appeal of Blockchain Technology: Transforming the Sharing Economy as We Know It

The Aftermath of the Equifax Data Breach: Is Blockchain Technology the Solution to Current Cybersecurity Threats?

Earlier this year, attackers entered Equifax’s system through a web-application vulnerability. As a result, the identity information of up to 143 million people-- more than 40% of the U.S. population--  were put at risk, exposing names, addresses, birth dates, and Social Security numbers (SSN), details that could help identity thieves take out loans, apply for a credit card, and anything … Continue reading The Aftermath of the Equifax Data Breach: Is Blockchain Technology the Solution to Current Cybersecurity Threats?