Hype or the future? Often debated, particularly given the volatility in Bitcoin - the blockchain currency people talk most about.
Bitcoin gets blockchain tech a lot of press. But also possibly holds it back. Their two respective futures shouldn't necessarily be seen to be intertwined as the technology behind blockchain could be a winner in its own right.
This article provides a good, understandable overview of what it is and what its potential is. A good read for those interested in understanding this growing area of fintech.
It’s clear for those watching the evolution of blockchain that we’re at the start of a digital turning point, an evolutionary step in the way value and opportunity are created and distributed.