Blockchain

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As the diamond industry re-emerges from the Covid-19 shutdown, Everledger CEO Leanne Kemp urges business leaders to widen their perspective on what really matters to consumers.   Professional appraiser at work ©H_Ko – stock.adobe.com The diamond industry was reeling, even before Covid-19 hit it with an uppercut. In India, for example, where the vast majority of […]
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From his ‘Silicon Prairie’ in Des Moines, Iowa, the former Political Director for the Ron Paul 2008 Presidential Campaign, Craig Bergman now runs a company called Vortex Blockchain Technologies Inc. (Vortex) as President and CEO. In a phone interview, Bergman discusses how he is quietly mining bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies for now, while he catches […]
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Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) reporting initiatives continue to accelerate, with billions of dollars of investments announced on an ongoing basis. That said, ESG reporting is not without its challenges; blockchain has the potential to help tackle several headwinds keeping ESG from having the impact it otherwise should. NurPhoto via Getty Images A common example […]
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Fantom representative Ahmad Jawid Sikandar (left) and Obaidullah Nooristany, President Of Royal … [+] Pharma Ltd. Fantom According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 1 in 10 medical products “is substandard or falsified” in developing nations. In Afghanistan, the numbers are staggeringly higher and Afghanistan’s Ministry of Health is looking to correct this predicament.  Research […]
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cyber-camera-enews stock photo The persistence of the Covid-19 pandemic has led governments and companies to resort to the unthinkable: increased surveillance.  In Beijing, which on June 11 marked its first new case after two months, authorities utilized geo-spatial information collected through mobile tracking devices in people’s smartphones to identify and isolate potential virus carriers. To […]
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Blockchain is the future of financial reporting, but several issues stand in the way of wider utilization and adoption. Getty A large part of the blockchain and cryptoasset conversation, at least in accounting and financial reporting circles, has been how blockchain is going to influence and change the reporting and disclosure process. Conferences, podcasts, and […]