Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Brittany Kaiser believes Blockchain technology is an important tool in addressing the data protection crisis. Kaiser expressed confidence that emerging technologies like blockchain will help people protect their personal data, which is, per Kaiser, the most valuable asset in the world.
Kaiser said that she is excited to see some blockchain-powered social media solutions, while opposing social media giant Facebook as well as its messenger WhatsApp.
The Blockchain sector has been experiencing a tremendous growth since its’s inception. Many countries and organisations are adopting the technology making it’s job opportunities one of the most sort after according to LinkedIn. It is aimed and estimated that the technology will bring transparency in all the sectors including Politics.
According to Wikipedia, “A blockchain, originally block chain, is a growing list of records, called blocks, that are linked using cryptography. Each block contains a cryptographic hash of the previous block, a timestamp, and transaction data. By design, a blockchain is resistant to modification of the data.”