There are several emerging concepts that are using Big Data and Blockchain Technology. Conduct research on blockchain within e-commerce. Discuss the ways blockchain is affecting e-commerce (both good and bad). Highlight at least two e-commerce companies that have been undertaking blockchain projects in the past year. Describe in detail how they are utilizing blockchain and how this will improve the appeal of this technology. Conclude your paper with a detailed conclusion section. The paper needs to be approximately 5-7 pages long, including both a title page and a references page (for a total of 7-9 pages). Be sure to use proper APA formatting and citations to avoid plagiarism. Your paper should meet these requirements:
- Be approximately 5-7 pages in length, not including the required cover page and reference page.
- Follow APA 7 guidelines. Your paper should include an introduction, a body with fully developed content, and a conclusion.
- Support your answers with the readings from the course and at least four scholarly journal articles to support your positions, claims, and observations, in addition to your textbook.
- Be clearly and well-written, concise, and logical, using excellent grammar and style techniques. You are being graded in part on the quality of your writing.