Blockchain Business & Economy

NZ tech startup forced to move to Australia where banks are more supportive

As time progresses, the rate at which technological developments are impacting our lives continues to accelerate. Through the use of blockchains, we are able to interact in ways that were previously unfathomable – without the requirement for trust in a third party.
Blockchain Business & Economy

Will 2019 be the year blockchain flops, or flies?

Last year was a turning point for blockchain as we saw a formerly experimental philosophy evolve into tangible projects. So, will 2019 be the year blockchain becomes ubiquitous, or will some well-publicised failures spell the end of the road?
Blockchain Business & Economy

NZ needs to jump on blockchain train

A central bank-issued cryptocurrency, thriving cryptocurrency exchanges and the ability for businesses to trade in GST-free cryptocurrency are needed if Aotearoa New Zealand is to enjoy the vast potential benefits from this technology, a new report finds. Most people have heard of Bitcoin after its spectacular rise and crash, but it is just one of … Continue reading "NZ needs to jump on blockchain train"
Blockchain Business & Economy

Blockchain in the agri sector

Operators in the New Zealand agricultural sector are likely to have heard of blockchain, the technology that underpins Bitcoin, and will be starting to see the very real application for blockchain in supply chain management.  As the interest in blockchain technology increases in numerous sectors, it is agri-business which is one of the sectors that … Continue reading "Blockchain in the agri sector"