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killer application

n
(Computer Science) a highly innovative, very powerful, or extremely useful computer application; esp one sufficiently important as to justify purchase of the equipment or software. Often shortened to: killer app
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Many agree that gaming is the killer application of blockchain.
Years ago, we saw that security tokens were potentially the killer application of the blockchain space, and we moved heaven and earth to build what was needed.
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But for the concept to become an everyday reality, according to Timothy Lee of the Arkansas Small Business & Technology Development Center, someone needs to come up with a killer application.
The more companies think about potential uses for these open data sources and combining diverse data sets, the more chance they have of discovering a killer application or piece of data that is going to deliver massive business value.
For now, it's a luxury secondary device that lacks a killer application to ever make it feel entirely essential.
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Introduced with the warning "Killer application alert", the paper explains the very high throughput wireless standard, which supports up to 1.3Gb/s data rates with equipment available today and can theoretically support up to 6.93Gb/s data rates.
Whether it's novels, or movies, or video, or the Internet, sexually explicit expression has been that initial killer application that gets these media accepted by people.
We're still looking for that killer application for that particular device," he said.