Questions the public sector needs to ask about blockchain

JOHANNESBURG – 27 million. That’s the number of search results for “blockchain”. Six million results returned for “What should I know about blockchain?” In a recent TechCrunch article, Jason Rowley noted that over the past 14 months, “blockchain and related start-ups have raised nearly $1.3billion (R16.36bn) in traditional venture capital …

Poland is the world’s first to put banking records on the blockchain

Billon, the technology company that has civilised blockchain technology, and the Polish Credit Office (Biuro Informacji Kredytowej – BIK), the largest credit bureau in Central and Eastern Europe, will jointly implement blockchain for storage and secure access to highly sensitive customer information. Billon’s blockchain technology will benefit the bureau through …