Report Highlights Swiss Embrace of Blockchain Technology

Switzerland has towering Alps and a modern, thriving Crypto Valley centered around the medieval city of Zug.  A ranking of the top 50 blockchain firms in Crypto...

EY Moves Beyond Consulting to Blockchain Application Development

Consultant EY was once known as the accounting firm Ernst & Young. Now it is evolving again and wants to be your blockchain partner. In...

Walmart Gives Suppliers 1-Year Deadline to Use Its Blockchain

When the world's largest retailer tells you to implement its blockchain technology, you'd best listen. In a press release Walmart announced its Walmart Food Traceability Initiative, asking its suppliers...

Money-Laundering Watchdog to Set Crypto Rules by June

Watch out, criminals and lax governments. The global watchdog for money laundering plans to set rules for the oversight of cryptocurrencies by June 2019,...

The Tax Man Wants to Know About Your Crypto Business

If your business is involved with cryptocurrency in the U.S. in any way, the Internal Revenue Service may be watching you. The nation’s Tax Man warned last month its...

Four Industries That Could See Real Benefits From Blockchain

In January, blockchain company Viant disclosed partnerships with five major organizations that had been testing the company's track-and-trace technology in their supply chains. The...

An Old Crime in New Clothes: Hackers Demanding Bitcoin Ransom

The threat of blackmail never really goes away. It's just now the bad guys want their anonymous payments in bitcoin (BTC). In a Distributed Denial...

Consensus 2018 Reporter’s Notebook: A Bitcoin Bet on Blockchain

Where will the blockchain be in five years? A spirited debate about the role of blockchain in the enterprise between ConsenSys’ Joseph Lubin and...

Consensus 2018 Reporter’s Notebook: Mobile Wallets, Bitcoin Bling, a Pricey URL

Warren Buffett famously called bitcoin (BTC) “rat poison,” but venture capital experts say he and other naysayers are looking at cryptocurrencies as an “asset...

New Mexico College Graduates to Blockchain Diplomas

The 2,100 students preparing to graduate from Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) at the end of the summer term next month will receive...