Google recently launched search tools that allow you to search for patterns in a blockchain of your choice, with these tools permitting you to search a blockchain in much the same way that you would search the internet. Transaction datasets are now available on Google’s BigQuery platform, and open source tools are live for public searches.
It is thought that these tools will allow Google to analyze patterns in transaction flows, allowing the company to then develop appropriate blockchain technologies and potentially even predict future crypto prices. However, although undoubtedly useful, some analysts believe that Google may already be too far behind the disruptors when it comes to using blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies for big data search.
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