Blockchains are less buzzworthy than they were a couple of years ago, and for good reason — the price you pay for a blockchain’s immutability compared to the price of a database plus human oversight isn’t worth it. Jesse Frederik wrote about the decline of blockchains for The Correspondent:

Out of over 86,000 blockchain projects that had been launched, 92% had been abandoned by the end of 2017, according to consultancy firm Deloitte. 

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