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Easier access to medicinal cannabis and soaring sales in Germany, Key Insights by Adam Isaac Miller | Jun 28/2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes Regulations changes – This week the QLD government removed the state approval process required for patients to access medical cannabis. Now doctors will only require Federal approval from the TGA, this should lead to an increase in prescriptions across the State. On the other side of the world, the Swiss government wants […]

Louisiana lauds legislation establishing licensing regime for virtual currency businesses

Reading Time: 2 minutes Biz Blocks by Michael Bacina, Partner Piper Alderman Lawyers | Jun 26/2020 The Governor of Louisiana has recently signed and made effective the legislature HB701, the Virtual Currency Businesses Act, to regulate and license virtual currency businesses. Sponsored by state Rep. Mark Wright (R-77), HB701 sailed through the state House […]

Crypto Tokens: A tool for the unification

Reading Time: 7 minutes by GUEST COLUMNIST Mary Schwartz of CoinIMP Recently a congressman from Arizona, U.S, representative Paul Gosar said that “Cryptocurrencies offer a way for forgotten and oppressed people to participate in the global economy”. He also expressed his personal interest in working towards the U.S remaining as an important piece in […]

Fyooz defines an immutable moment in Blockchain history with concept artists Riklin Brothers “The Ten Commandments Vol.2’’

Reading Time: 3 minutes Fyooz, a revolutionary global marketplace for human attention, invites you to observe it’s prelaunch performance, the chiselling of: “The Ten Commandments Vol.2” on sandstone blocks in St. Gallen, Switzerland, near the heart of Crypto Valley. Fyooz is collaborating with international concept artists Frank and Patrik Riklin to hammer their chisels […]

Uptrennd Becomes the World’s Leading Blockchain Social Media Site

Reading Time: 2 minutes Uptrennd has become the world’s leading blockchain-based social media platform based on Pages-per-Visit and Time-on-Site metrics surpassing other platforms. Uptrennd, a tokenized social media startup, announced it has become the world’s leading blockchain-based social media platform based on Pages-per-Visit and Time-on-Site metrics surpassing other popular [blockchain] social media sites such […]

Why blockchain needs women…

Reading Time: < 1 minute At a recent virtual conference organised by Michael Healy I spoke about why Blockchain needs women. Actually, the talk is why the world needs women. I had a lot of fun doing this talk – and it’s all sooo relevant. Why Blockchain needs women(Jillian Godsil, Ireland) | Global Unit Unconference […]

Decentralised Finance in Macau

Reading Time: 3 minutes Macau is an awesome place to host a conference. Often dubbed the Las Vegas of China, this tiny strip of land is a buzzing ecosystem resplendent with golden hotels, temples and resorts. Returned to China since 1999, its Portuguese inheritance is very strong with Portuguese blue-framed houses sitting cheek and […]

EU Blockchain Observatory and the “CNIL”

Reading Time: 3 minutes The International Organization for Standardization recently published Technical Report number 23244:2020 on ‘Blockchain and distributed ledger technologies – Privacy and personally identifiable information protection considerations.’ Its approach is broadly in line with the recommendations of the EU Blockchain Observatory and the “CNIL”.  After reminding readers of the increasing numbers of privacy […]