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MedRec: Using Blockchain for Medical Data Access, Permission Management and Trend Analysis. Years of heavy regulation and a long-standing focus on compliance have co-opted the ability of the healthcare industry ...
Azaria, Asaph, Ariel Ekblaw, Thiago Vieira, and Andrew Lippman. "MedRec: Using Blockchain for Medical Data Access and Permission Management." In Open and Big Data (OBD), International Conference on, pp. 25-30. IEEE, 2016.
Bitcoin generates net-new value from "mining" in a distributed network. In this work, we explore solar micro-mining rigs that transform excess energy capacity from renewable energy (hard to trade) into ...
Digital Currency Initiative
Exploring how social networks can influence our lives in business, health, governance, and technology adoption and diffusion
When a piece of work is created or performed, the digital rights to that piece are oftentimes complex and spread across many different organizations and entities. This makes it difficult ...
Creating scalable technologies that evolve with user inventiveness
Using blockchain technology to securitize transactions and usage rights within decentralized solar microgrids.
The Lightning Network is the leading solution for extending digital currencies to global scale, starting with Bitcoin. Lit is an open-source, minimal lightning network node which makes it easy for ...
Money is at the heart of the financial system - its most basic element. Fundamental reform of the system starts with addressing how money works today and how it could ...
Between 1989 and 2015, the World Wide Web transformed from an esoteric system for publishing technical notes to a basic infrastructure of commerce, learning and social interaction. In the process, ...
In many countries, interest rates are too high for producers to invest in growing the economy. Building reliable asset registries to facilitate the pledging of collateral against loans is one ...