Forbes has published a new survey of companies that it considers noteworthy in terms of blockchain business applications. Forbes staff writer Michael del Castillo introduced the first-ever “Forbes Blockchain 50,” a list styled after the Forbes 400 and other famous features. Below are some of the most notable names, condensed into a few major categories.
Tech companies play a significant role in the list. One of the biggest names is Google, which has recently invested in blockchain startups and released a suite of crypto analytics tools. Facebook also makes the list thanks to its upcoming stablecoin and a possible blockchain-based login system that CEO Mark Zuckerberg has hinted at.
Amazon is also on the list thanks to Amazon Web Services (AWS), a suite of online tools that can be used to quickly deploy various blockchains. Microsoft has similarly earned a spot on the list for producing Azure, another cloud service that allows enterprise users to deploy their own blockchain and develop blockchain…