PwC: Regulatory Uncertainty and Lack of User Trust Inhibit Blockchain Adoption

A new study by PwC shows that despite the potential blockchain provides, regulatory uncertainty is still a major barrier to wider adoption. Regulatory uncertainty and trust are major barriers to blockchain adoption among businesses, according to a study released August 27 by ‘Big Four’ auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). A new study entitled “Blockchain is here. […]

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Randi Zuckerberg Joins Huobi’s Public Blockchain Advisory Committee

Crypto exchange Huobi has appointed Randi Zuckerberg to the Huobi Chain Expert Advisory Committee to promote Huobi public chain. Randi Zuckerberg, the elder sister of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, has joined the advisory board of cryptocurrency exchange Huobi to develop Huobi’s new public blockchain, according to a recent press release. Zuckerberg, who worked at Facebook […]

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North Korea to Host Its First Blockchain Conference

Blockchain industry experts are expected to attend North Korea’s first international blockchain conference in Pyongyang and even engage in dialogue with local business officials, according to unofficial sources.  Get Ready to Fly to Pyongyang Planning to attend the next International Blockchain Conference? Fasten your seat belt as you will be flying to North Korea’s capital […]

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India: Sources Claim Central Bank ‘Researching’ Blockchain to Decide ‘What It Can Adopt’

Reports are surfacing that the Reserve Bank of India has been researching cryptocurrency and blockchain since July. Noises in the Indian media Monday, August 27 suggest the country’s central bank is keen to improve its understanding of cryptocurrency and blockchain, allegedly setting up a dedicated unit a month ago. As Economic Times reports, citing “people […]

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