Examples from Rwandan drones to Nepalese AI data input show that developing countries don't have to miss out on this industrial revolution.
One of the little talked-about challenges in the blockchain space is the need to communicate effectively to an audience that encompasses wildly divergent needs. While entrepreneurs, devel...
The much-hyped distributed ledger technology is still in its early stages and limitations remain.
When a country or a company makes a promise to reduce carbon emissions, respect fishing quotas or cut toxic output, how can we be sure they'll keep their word?
Single windows can significantly reduce admin processes for trade partners – but they've traditionally suffered with a number of tricky pain points. Until blockchain came along, that is.
George Lwanda argues that the best way to revive economic growth in Zimbabwe would be to abandon a government-run monetary system altogether and invest in a transparent cryptocurrency.
It’s been over 10 years since Bitcoin first introduced blockchain technology to the world and is a combination of several distinct features, including decentralisation, distribution, cryp...
Last year's Black Panther film presented the inspiring vision of a technologically supreme Africa – but progressive financing is needed to set it moving forward.
Millennial investors want to participate rather than own. Tokenization - converting assets into tradable digital securities using blockchain - could help financial companies attract them.
Technology can improve transparency in public procurement and help monitor contractors’ performance over time
Systems for verifying digital identities remain fragmented and inefficient – here's our explainer of the different options available
From improving traceability to speeding up our shipping, here are the key ways blockchain is poised to upend the way we consume.
Organizations must ensure they are not exposed to undue risk when taking advantage of the benefits these technologies enable
Trust in established systems has deteriorated across the world. But a new paradigm is emerging that could force traditional institutions to reinvent themselves, and it depends on distribu...
As the dawn of electrification and the early history of computing show, pioneering technology means little without the right mindset to apply it.