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12 December 2016

Using blockchain technology is not a new idea, as it has been around for a couple of decades, but it's really only caught the wider public attention since the invention of digital currency Bitcoin in 2008.

So what is it? Well, a blockchain is a data structure that makes it possible to create a digital ledger of transactions, which is then shared among a network of computers. Crucially, it uses cryptography to allow each participant on the network to manipulate...


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