Blockchain has been described by some as a revolutionary technology that will fundamentally change how business is done. Others have likened it to the Dutch tulip craze or an over-hyped Ponzi scheme. The truth probably lies somewhere in between. Best known as the architecture underpinning digital currencies such as bitcoin, blockchain may soon have an impact on a host of different forms of business record-keeping and data sets. So, it’s a good idea to take stock of the technology, and the potential benefits and risks it brings.
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