Blockchain Now Officially Part of China’s Technology Strategy

An influential government authority responsible for planning China’s economy has said blockchain will form an integral part of the country’s data and technology infrastructure. The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) told reporters Monday blockchain will join other emerging technologies such as cloud computing, artificial intelligence (AI) and the internet of things (IoT) in underpinning […]

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Crypto Long & Short: DeFi and Traditional Finance Are Forming an Unlikely Friendship

Decentralized finance (DeFi) and traditional finance are perhaps not as oil-and-water as most think. There are few topics as controversial in the crypto sector as decentralized finance. Many believe it is the future of finance – removing middlemen will lower costs, unleash efficiencies and create a more transparent, resilient and better-distributed framework. Others (myself included) […]

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