Performance tuning queries on production databases happens, but it absolutely, positively shouldn't. Here's another, more efficient and safe, path to database optimization.
Oasis Labs says its cloud platform on blockchain architecture will help developers build privacy into their apps, while giving users more control over their personal data.
Blockchain, which stores data in patterns that can't be modified, may have promise in healthcare privacy and security, says an expert.
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