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BLOCKCHAIN: A FINTECH REVOLUTION

Blockchain: A Fintech Revolution

While all attention has been focused on the ups and downs of Bitcoin, it’s Bitcoin’s Blockchain innovation that has generated more excitement in financial and technology communities. “Fintech”, as financial technology is referred to in tech circles, has been on a tear lately. Global venture-capital-backed fintech companies brought in a record $16.6 billion in...

SMALL HOMES: FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE

Small Homes: Future of Real Estate

The real estate market is ripe for innovation and disruption. One area where trends are converging to bring about change is home size. Now comes the announcement that the city of Tempe, Ariz. will begin building small homes priced at $138,000 for 600 square feet, aimed at the bottom of the sweet spot we...

Innovation 101

Questions people have about innovation: