The Internet of Things (IoT) is the framework for constituting a "smart world" - a reality made up of objects, devices, and infrastructure connected to the Internet and to one another, respectively.
The term "digital economy" or "web economy", originally mentioned by a Japanese professor of economics in 1990, encompasses all the economic, commercial, business and social processes built by and relying on modern digital technologies.
Blockchain is an innovative computer technology that is increasingly recognized because of its huge potential to accelerate, optimize and refine processes in almost every given area of modern industry.
International developments in digital currency - October 2018: Australia, United Kingdom, Singapore, USA
Alibaba Wins Preliminary Injunction Against Developers of Cryptocurrency “AlibabaCoin” In Trademark Dispute
On Monday, October 22, 2018, Judge J. Paul Oetken of the Southern District of New York granted Alibaba Group Holding Limited’s (“Alibaba”) motion for preliminary injunction in a trademark action against several foreign-based promoters and developers of a new cryptocurrency called “AlibabaCoin.”