Blockchain blog

September 23, 2020

Usetech announces Unique Network - NFT Chain on Substrate

It’s been an exciting few weeks at Usetech. First, we had a double win at Hackusama, the first-ever hackathon for the Kusama and Polkadot ecosystem, bringing home prizes in both the “Build a Blockchain” and the “Community Choice” categories. 

January 27, 2020

Lead or be disrupted. Blockchain in Banking

Technologies disrupting whole industries have become a common phenomenon. Financial Services Industries have so far avoided the fate of Media Industry, where new technology companies have completely taken over. Fintech startups are growing in number

July 8, 2019

Polkadot – blockchain of blockchains

Polkadot is one of technically most ambitious projects in blockchain, as it attempts to create a “blockchain of blockchains”. Their goals are very high, and that’s what attracted us to it. As our Blockchain Lab experimented with its test networks we

July 5, 2019

June Product Update

While blockchain attracts a lot of attention on its future potential, we like to be BUIDLers and contribute to making the future real. During spring of 2019 Usetech team was busy integrating two of the biggest BUIDLers in blockchain – Gnos

February 1, 2019

Aracon 2019

As Crypto winter holds down many new projects, Aragon builds out its vision at increasing speed and contributes to the overall Ethereum and Blockchain community with significant contributions. Aracon 2019 was a great opportunity to gain fi

October 15, 2018

Blockchain day, Paris, France

France has a bit of an inferiority complex when it comes to software and IT – it’s companies have a low market share in the sector. Blockchain technologies are perceived there as a way to leap forward and gain its deserved place in the global so

March 29, 2018

Elegant Smart Contracts

Blockchain is a promising technology. If used well, it can be a revolutionary technology. It can bring benefits of decentralization, trust and openness while automating things you could not without it. We at Usetech.com have taken these benefits as

November 22, 2017

Financial Services Industry disruption

Blockchain technology is most often thought of as the disruptor of the financial system – cryptocurrencies, the first use case for blockchain, are designed as an alternative to government controlled fiat currencies or other holders of value (gold, a

October 27, 2017

Trussless trust

Blockchain is a technology designed to create trust. More accurately, to automate transactions between parties where each party can be assured that conditions of the relationship can be trusted. This is achieved in two ways: first, the technology it

September 1, 2017

USETECH starts strategic partnership with LiveTree Adept

LiveTree is a UK crowdfunding company, specializing in Film and Video industry. Its team sees blockchain as an opportunity to disrupt the industry by changing the way Film and Video content is produced, financed and distributed. They have approached

May 15, 2017

Blochain use cases for Retail Industry

Blockchain can create value in many industries and use cases. We have structured our research of blockchain technologies around industries, and here we present our findings for some of the most important use cases for the retail and wholes