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CIOs can’t ignore these five realities of blockchain

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What would happen if a car automatically negotiated its own insurance rate or centralised banks were no longer necessary to verify payments? What if neighbours could buy energy directly from each other’s solar panels? What if a contract enforced its own clauses? These scenarios might seem overly futuristic, but the reality is that blockchain could make all of them possible.