Archive for author: Rick Martin

Blockchain

How Blockchain is Impacting Ecommerce

Referred to as the “engine of the global economy,” blockchain technology is well on its way to becoming the de facto technology for financial transactions worldwide. With the global ecommerce market poised to r...

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How to Hire a Blockchain Developer

Seldom does the growth of a technology outpace the supply of developers, but blockchain is proving to be an exception. According to Ethereum experts, the market is experiencing a “tremendous” shortage of develo...

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10 Applications for Blockchain in Connected Car Automotive

By 2020, experts estimate that 250 million connected cars will be on roads across the globe. With each vehicle equipped with more than 200 smart sensors, a deeply-connected infotainment system, and advanced cloud-based core informatics, the need for data management will be as crucial as maneuvering through rush hour traffic.

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Will Smart Contracts Fuel the Growth of Blockchain?

Tech news has been abuzz lately with talk about blockchain. Also known as distributed ledger technology (DLT), the power of blockchains to provide fast and ultra-secure data transactions has captured the attent...

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5 Blockchain Security Risks and How to Reduce Them

By some estimates, blockchain technology companies can expect revenue to top $6 billion by 2020. That’s the good news. The bad news is that actual earnings may be impacted, or even crippled, if blockchain secur...

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5 Ways Banks Can Benefit From Blockchain Technology

Few Fintech technologies have disrupted the banking industry more than blockchain. Developed as the database platform for Bitcoin, blockchain technology has matured into a viable alternative to traditional chan...

IT Outsourcing

The Fundamental Rules for Recruiting Big Data Experts

A job title that you may have heard recently is that of a ‘Big Data Developer’. But what does that mean exactly? Is it a developer who can also analyze data? Or is it a developer who knows Business Intelligence...

IT Outsourcing

Indoor Navigation – 5 Things to Learn Before Launching your Startup

Analysts at PR Newswire forecast 36.5% growth in the indoor navigation market over the next few years, turning this currently niche market into a multi-million dollar industry. This means that now is an ideal t...

IT Outsourcing

Internet of Things and the Public Sector: a $4.6 Trillion Opportunity

2016 has arrived, rife with opportunities, risks, and, of course, buzzwords. As cloud computing, BYOD (Bring Your Own Device), and 3D printing are rapidly becoming common terms, one buzzword just seems to get b...