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Blockchain is the most in-demand employment skill in 2020

LinkedIn Learning, the educational portal of the world’s largest professional network, has identified blockchain as the most in-demand “hard skill” for 2020, pushing cloud computing into second place. The list, which is updated each year, identifies trending hard skills – the skills which are most in demand for businesses looking to seize new opportunities. The […]

The Decade’s Digital Dystopia In Real Estate: What Is Next?

The Decade’s Digital Dystopia in Real Estate: What Is Next? Propy, Inc. Changes that result from technological breakthroughs are not always positive. A couple of months ago, reading the article “Digital dystopia: how algorithms punish the poor,” which outlines technology’s ability to negatively impact the most vulnerable, made me reflect on the impact of technological […]

Department Of Treasury Tests Blockchain Tech For Payments Tracking

The Department of the Treasury, a government agency that manages revenue as well as prints and circulates currency, is completing tests of a blockchain-based program that tokenizes the details and payments in electronic federal letters of credit sent to grant recipients. The testing is part of a wider effort to modernize existing financial systems, Craig Fischer, […]

Australia-based Power Ledger, a Blockchain-enabled Energy Solutions Provider, Acquires 250 kW Photovoltaic System

Australia-headquartered Power Ledger, a blockchain-based energy solutions provider, has reportedly acquired a 250 kilowatt (kW) photovoltaic system that will use a distributed ledger technology (DLT)-powered data management and settlement platform. According to a press release, Power Ledger acquired the system from Perdaman Advanced Energy, an Australia-based company that offers clean energy consulting and various project […]