Published on June 25th, 2018 | by bitcoin0
Here is a continutation of things that arent necessary for blockchain
Every week, the news.Bitcoin.com inbox, and that of every other crypto newsdesk, fills up with press releases festooned with gratuitous use of the word ‘blockchain’.
We’re not against blockchain technology – all of our favorite cryptocurrencies are reliant on it – but we’re vehemently against things being given blockchain that have no right to that moniker, like the following examples.
A selection of the spurious blockchain PR messages we receive on a weekly basis What else has reached the news.Bitcoin.com inbox lately from the world of blockchain?
Replace ‘Blockchain’ with ‘Distributed Database’
A simple means of telling whether a product needs blockchain is to replace the word with ‘distributed database’.
If it takes another 12 months of bleeding crypto markets to weed out the blockchain impostors, we’ll take it.