Cryptocurrency could potentially be a good alternative to traditional banking in Africa, because this only requires a smartphone.
The C4IR Network centres are building scalable models to positively pilot and integrate regulations in law and industry standards.
The National Bank of Cambodia's new digital currency, Bakong, benefits both financial institutions and end users in multiple ways. Here's how it works.
Just like owning paintings does not give you the right to publicly display them, the buyer of an NFT does not own any rights to the creators work itself.
In a virtual world known as Decentraland, clothing for avatars known as 'wearables' can be bought and sold on the blockchain.
NFTs have exploded in popularity in 2021, but the industry is still in its early stages. Here experts look at what's needed to help them break further into the mainstream.
Much of the technology necessary to enable consent and trust in data marketplaces currently exists and is scalable but opportunities remain to innovate.
Despite the economic value of online identities, major concerns remain around privacy issues. Could the self-sovereign identity model be the solution?
DeFi refers to financial services that operate entirely on blockchain networks, rather than through intermediaries like banks.
Over $58 billion USD is now locked in blockchain-based decentralized finance (DeFi). Join this issue briefing to hear from experts on the future of DeFi.
Global refugee numbers have risen from 42.5 million to 82.4 million people in the last decade. Cryptocurrencies are helping these people gain independence.
A digital version of the endangered Seychelles magpie-robin is being offered as a non-fungible token to find new income streams for wildlife conservation.
The transaction banking industry is beginning to see decentralized finance's potential to overhaul present processes which can increase liquidity for SMEs.
Inefficiency and unfairness in government processes can leave them open to corruption. Blockchain could help address weakspots and increase transparency.