The Blockchain Beat: Global IoT Summit Dublin 2022
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The Blockchain Beat: Global IoT Summit Dublin 2022

Dublin’s IoT Week finally kicked off on June 20, 2022, an event originally scheduled for 2020, but was rescheduled twice due to COVID-related complications. Spirits were high during the opening reception, the Lord Mayor of Dublin herself even made an appearance and welcomed delegates with open arms for the first time in two years. “We…

Global Professionals Increasingly Interested In Bitcoin & Crypto Payments
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Global Professionals Increasingly Interested In Bitcoin & Crypto Payments

Source: AdobeStock / asiandelightThe ongoing market downturn has not discouraged professionals from taking payment in cryptoassets, as indicated by the latest report released by global payroll specialist Deel. In the first half of 2022, crypto payments represented 5% of wages collected by cross-border professionals, up from 2% in the preceding six-month period.“Crypto withdrawals hold steady the…

Global Economic Growth Slows Amid Gloomy and More Uncertain Outlook
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Global Economic Growth Slows Amid Gloomy and More Uncertain Outlook

Source: AdobeStock / iphotothailandPierre-Olivier Gourinchas is the Economic Counsellor and the Director of Research of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)._________The world’s three largest economies are stalling, with important consequences for the global outlook. Inflation is a major concern.The global economy, still reeling from the pandemic and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, is facing an increasingly gloomy…

Bitcoin Is Global Money For An Interconnected World
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Bitcoin Is Global Money For An Interconnected World

Globalization + What Is Money = BitcoinWhat is money? It’s one of the more popular questions of the last few years. Especially in 2020 and 2021, when the grand, new U.S. administration decided to act as if a drunken sailor had taken over the keys to the printing press. “You get money, you get money,…

IMF global outlook suggests dark clouds ahead for crypto
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IMF global outlook suggests dark clouds ahead for crypto

The IMF has forecast economic growth to slow from 6.1% last year to 3.2% in 2022, which some believe will have negative consequences for crypto…

Introducing Fedi, The Global Bitcoin Adoption Technology
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Introducing Fedi, The Global Bitcoin Adoption Technology

This is an opinion editorial by Obi Nwosu, full-time Bitcoin advocate and board member for ₿trust, a not-for profit organization originally conceived by Jack Dorsey and Jay-Z to fund the location, education and remuneration of Bitcoin developers from untapped parts of the world, starting with Africa.Lofoten, Arctic Circle, Northern Norway Who knew that a plane ride…

BSV Global Blockchain Convention shines spotlight on blockchain for gov’t data and applications
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BSV Global Blockchain Convention shines spotlight on blockchain for gov’t data and applications

Home » Business » BSV Global Blockchain Convention shines spotlight on blockchain for gov’t data and applications For the longest time, private enterprises have pioneered the integration of blockchain technology in virtually every other sector of the economy. However, several governments have dipped their toes in blockchain in the past couple of years, with the…

Global Anti-Money Laundering Watchdog Presses Countries, Crypto Exchanges to Implement Key Requirement Faster
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Global Anti-Money Laundering Watchdog Presses Countries, Crypto Exchanges to Implement Key Requirement Faster

Source: AdobeStock / JarreteraThe Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is intensifying its pressure on virtual asset service providers (VASPs) and countries to accelerate the implementation of its rules on digital assets, as only a quarter of responding jurisdictions are currently making efforts to pass legislation to implement the organization’s key requirement, indicates the organization’s recent…

Global IoT Summit in Dublin: Post-event roundup
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Global IoT Summit in Dublin: Post-event roundup

Last week, I had the pleasure of attending the Global IoT Summit in Dublin, where I talked with experts in the fields of IPv6, blockchain technology, 5G, and the Internet of Things (IoT) and had the chance to sit in on various panels related to these topics. It was a lively event full of insights…

Global IoT Summit Day 2: IPv6-based 5G, IoT and cloud computing
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Global IoT Summit Day 2: IPv6-based 5G, IoT and cloud computing

 One of the big themes at the Global IoT Summit in Dublin this week was how blockchain technology would integrate with IPv6 and other technologies to usher in a new era of transparency, connectivity, and communication. On day two, Latif Ladid, Ralph Wallace, Pascal Thubert, and Chongfeng Xie discussed the future of IPv6 and what…