In the Know: This Week’s Blockchain Round-Up (November 3, 2017)

The world of blockchain is changing every day. Check out our weekly round-up to stay in-the-know on this evolving technology.

Growing the Garden: How to use Blockchain in Agriculture

Curious as to how blockchain can make the food industry better? With our current food system, now is the perfect time to discover exactly how blockchain can add great advantages into our lives.

Read more here, via Cointelegraph.

Why Blockchain Can Be Good for Competition

Blockchain could ensure a higher degree of competition by creating digital marketplaces without assigning control to a single operator.

Read more here, via Forbes.

Sony Files Patent for Blockchain-based Multi-Factor Authentication System

Sony has filed for a patent application, allowing the company to use two different blockchain platforms in coexistence with each other.

Read about how these two platforms will work here, via Cointelegraph.

Blockchain, the New Blockbuster?

As blockchain moves into the mainstream, it’s been described as a “distributed consensus ledger,” and is used with low degrees of trust to conduct business among parties.

Read more here, via Federal News Radio.