Is Blockchain Tech the Holy Grail for the Aerospace Industry?
The aerospace industry moves millions of people and billions worth of assets every single day. Yet, the industry's sheer complexity is its own worst enemy. Can blockchain technology become the savior?

FedEx: Current Blockchains Failed to Transform Logistics Industry
Dale Chrystie, FedEx’s blockchain strategist believed that blockchain cannot transform the logistics industry with its current form. He highlighted that current blockchains are not the best database for logistics, nor they are mature and scalable enough to handle mass volume of logistics.

Beware of the "Global FOMO" on Bitcoin's New Rush
Bitcoin is rushing, so let’s take a quick look at what the industry might be thinking at the moment. Bitcoin is up 30% in the last week, reaching US$8000, the highest price point since July last year, and a doubling in price since mid-December 2018. Bitcoin has strengthened relative to altcoins, and BTC market dominance is now up to 60%.

Bitcoin, Crypto and Porn: Will the Adult Industry Boost the Market?
The adult porn industry is a massive sector. Will it give crypto adoption a boost in the right direction? With many coins already in use, what has happened?

Facebook Relaxes Blockchain and Crypto Ads
The social media giant Facebook now allows advertisement that “related to blockchain technology, industry news, education or events related to cryptocurrency.”, which these ads no longer need prior written approval to advertise on Facebook, according to the announcement published on its website.

Heads of SEC, CFTC and FinCen Jointly Warn Crypto Industry to Follow Regulations
The heads of the three major U.S. financial regulators have issued a joint statement warning the cryptocurrency industry to adhere to banking regulations in the development of digital assets.

Crypto for Sex: Blockchain Takes Off in the Adult Entertainment Industry
Cryptocurrencies have become increasingly popular in the adult entertainment industry, as it can guarantee a high level of anonymity to its users, especially for pornography-related businesses.

Argentina Adopts Blockchain Technology for Traceability in the Citrus Industry
The citrus supply chain is one of the most fragmented and complex of all supply chains. The production is found all over the world, thus making several intermediaries and producers difficult to identify and trace. The Argentine Citrus Federation (Federcitrus) incorporated blockchain into the agency’s informatics system to provide traceability of fruit export products.

Exclusive: Why Hong Kong is so Unique in AI Industry?
In Part 2 of HKAI Lab’s interview, Timothy Leung reveals the unique positioning of Hong Kong in AI industry! He also evaluates the impact of HKD 20 billion Lok Ma Chau Loop and the support from Hong Kong government in AI technology!

Present-day Blockchain Industry Hindered by Structural Scarcity of Talents
The growth of the current blockchain sector is being hampered by the lack of enough structural expertise.

Exclusive: How is Blockchain Disrupting the Music Industry Globally?
With the widespread of blockchain technology used in different industries in the past decade, Sean Jong from K-Tune in Korea explains how blockchain can address the current pain points in the traditional music industry. He also explains the role of blockchain in royalty distribution and copyright infringement!

End of XRP? Visa Launched B2B Payment Network Powered by Hyperledger Fabric
Visa has launched a network called “Visa B2B Connect” which aims to facilitate cross-border transactions among financial institutions, Reuters reported on 11 June.

Part 1 - Top 10 Blockchain Predictions Everyone Cannot Miss
Blockchain technology is often hyped as the next era of “internet”. However, what is the actual market potential of blockchain technology? Read the following top 10 blockchain predictions and you won’t get confused anymore!

Canada to Become the Global Leader in the Blockchain Industry, Report Indicates
In a recently published report by the Canadian Chamber of Digital Commerce showed that Canadians in the blockchain industry are amongst the highest-earning salaries in the country. The report also noted that Canadian blockchain companies want more legal clarity, to understand where their government stands regarding regulation in Canada.

Italian Insurance Giant Streamlines Employee Benefits with Blockchain!
The global consulting firm Accenture is now partners with Generali Employee Benefits (GEB) under the Generali Group to provide a blockchain based solution for employee benefits, according to the press release published on 16 April.

Blockchain Patent Landscape At a Glance
We are starting to see traditional giants gradually tapping into blockchain innovation, which is often considered as valuable intangible assets for them nowadays. Patents are essential to protect firm’s properties and technological know-how on blockchain. This analysis will have 2 parts, first part providing a holistic view on state of blockchain patents and second part reflecting the institutional adoption of blockchain patents.

Blockchain-based Agricultural Startup Plans to Unite the Coffee Industry of Honduras
GrainChain being an agricultural start up backed up by Medici Ventures and has shown some prospects so far, plans to bring together the coffee industry of Honduras.

Germany: FinTech Startup Releases Digital Securities on Blockchain
Frankfurt FinTech startup Cashlink announced on May 28, the company has now begun to sell digital securities on the issue Ethereum (ETH) Blockchain.

Exclusive: Talent Shortage is The Key Pain Point in AI Industry
Artificial intelligence is one of the emerging fintech trends in Hong Kong. While there are some great minds and AI companies in Hong Kong, they can’t survive without sufficient funding and technical support from government and industry leaders. We had the opportunity to invite Timothy Leung, Executive Director of HKAI Lab, to share his thoughts on how HKAI Lab facilitates the growth of AI ecosystem in Hong Kong. He also identified talent shortage is the key pain point in AI industry which hinders integration of AI and blockchain.

How can blockchain disrupt the Freight Forwarding industry - Ernesto Villa explains
An indepth interview with CEO of Consol Freight Ernesto Villa on how blockchain can disrupt the Freight Forwarding industry