Similarities between the expected impact of blockchain on supply chains and containerization

There are interesting parallels between blockchain supply chain and containerization and the impacts on the world and their inventors. Blockchain supply chain should have multi-trillion dollar impacts and containerization has had multi-trillion dollar impacts. Both improve the efficiency, speed and scale of trading. Both have made the inventors very rich. Shipping containers are considered one …

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Blockchain will make the supply chain, food distribution and energy more efficient

Bitcoin’s underlying blockchain technology has the potential to affect every industry. Trust, inventory and reconciliation Decentralization is valuable for resolving “the cost of trust.” The world is burdened with enormous costs because people can’t trust each other. Skyscrapers are filled with accountants who are constantly reconciling their ledger with the ledger of the other company …

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3D-printed heart-on-a-chip with integrated sensors and pave the way for more complex devices

Harvard University researchers have made the first entirely 3D-printed organ-on-a-chip with integrated sensing. Built by a fully automated, digital manufacturing procedure, the 3D-printed heart-on-a-chip can be quickly fabricated and customized, allowing researchers to easily collect reliable data for short-term and long-term studies. This new approach to manufacturing may one day allow researchers to rapidly design …

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