How Blockchain Tech Can Help Drive a Sustainable Future
Enterprise Blockchain Doesn’t Work Because It’s About the Real World
In this second Consensus 2021 episode, our guests address subtleties and niches within environmental, sustainability and governance (ESG). These range from indigenous resource allocation and tracking to building sustainable supply chains from the ground up and applying big data to consumer water conservation.
Aussie Beer Can Now Be Exchanged for Excess Solar in New Program Involving Blockchain
Recording bitcoin transactions on a blockchain is fundamentally “more accurate” than using a blockchain for, say, birth certificates.
After Xi, China’s Central Bank Gives Blockchain Tech a Pump
The program has been developed in partnership with Victoria Bitter, retailer Diamond Energy and blockchain startup Power Ledger.
North Korea Set Up a Blockchain Firm to Launder Cash: UN
The People’s Bank has said blockchain is a solution to trade finance asymmetries in the latest promotion of the tech in China.
UK Banking Pilot Aims to Streamline Compliance Using Factom Blockchain
North Korea set up a Hong Kong blockchain firm in a bid to to launder stolen cryptocurrency and avoid sanctions, the UN has reportedly said.
Bitcoin Dissident Sees Dark Warnings in China’s Blockchain Push
Crypto startup Knabu is launching a 30-day pilot today to put regulatory reporting on the blockchain.
Wallet Provider Blockchain Ventures Takes Stake in Gaming Platform Enjin
Grave concerns about the evolution of blockchain technology from someone who lived in China and used bitcoin for its censorship-resistant value.
Bank of America Is Now Hiring in Blockchain, Not Just Filing Patents
Blockchain Ventures becomes the first equity investor in the blockchain gaming tech firm Enjin.
Ex-BlackRock Exec Joins Wallet Provider Blockchain as General Counsel
Bank of America has begun hiring for blockchain positions, the first indicator that the bank plans to do much else with the tech besides filing patents.
After more than 25 years in traditional finance, Howard Surloff joins Blockchain as the first general counsel on the company’s executive team.