Disrupted 2016 – the one disruptive technology to really watch – blockchain

Blockchain will be the Disrupter of 2016

iDisrupted Commentary

Firstly let’s go back to basics – blockchain is a socially distributed ledger system that’s encrypted and offers very high levels of security – as good as, if not better than banks (there’s an excellent article on blockchain basics from The Economist).

iDisrupted has previously provided commentary on how blockchain will create positive disruption in financial services (“Banks being chased by the Blockchain missile“) – we’re now seeing evidence of multiple real world uses of blockchain that reinforce its legitimacy and give us cause to believe that Blockchain will the Disrupter of 2016,

The evidence of its success is growing every day through its acceptance by major institutions to innovate startups doing some creative things with it. . . Some examples.