Overall, given the research, digital IDs could potentially double the value of the internet within a decade. That makes even more sense when you appreciate that digital IDs are a fundamental component of Web 3.0, the next generation of the internet.
The increasing regulatory burden on public companies is causing deleterious effects. Corporate finance has become more of an art than a reporting of objective facts, and the cost of navigating the SEC’s and FASB’s rulings has become prohibitive, except for multibillion-revenue companies.
Although the industry has evolved considerably since its inception, its current stage is akin to the auto industry in 1920 — that is, it’s world-changing technology that has been around for 20 years but is still relatively immature and in need of major improvements.
In the age of the internet, your data has become the hottest new commodity on the market. Valuable data ranges from your birthdate to the people you talk to, even to what your interests and hobbies are. Your psychological profile is just one of the millions used by advertisers and politicians to sculpt an all-too personal campaign that preys upon your time and attention.
With Ecommerce expected to account for 95% of all purchases by 2040, there is no market more ripe for disruption by blockchain than ecommerce. That’s because, just as with legacy social platforms like Facebook, the current ecommerce giants have just…
Permission.io, a digital marketing and e-commerce platform that has received more than $46 million in funding, recently announced the launch of its new online marketplace where merchants reward consumers for their time and data.
Permission.io is putting consumers in control of their own data. They’ve developed a permission-based advertising network that allows consumers to choose what ads they see and who their data goes to, and they get paid for viewing these ads via cryptocurrency.