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How Blockchain Systems interact with APIs and the Cloud?

2018-01-08
Blockchain Systems are supporting more and more innovations. From digital currency to supply chain tracking or artist platforms. One core constraint of Blockchain-based consensus is the need to operate within a walled garden. Everything must be predictable, reliable and reproducible. This fact is limiting for most projects. What if you want to develop applications that interact with the outside? For example, A Facebook API to build a Chatbot on Blockchain; An Amazon AWS API for your Blockchain DApp; A Payment API to accept dollars on your Online Store.