Op Ed: Planning an ICO in Canada? Here are 10 Regulatory Points to Ponder

[ad_1] Canada’s securities regulators are paying attention to ICOs. Last week they released a guidance document that explains their approach to token sales/ICOs/ITOs/crowdsales, officially titled “CSA Staff Notice 46-307: Cryptocurrency Offerings.” Here is what this notice means and what it doesn’t mean. In the press release that accompanied the Staff Notice, Louis Morisset, the chair … Read more

Blockchain in Trucking Alliance Seeks to Revolutionize the Transport Industry

[ad_1] The Blockchain in Trucking Alliance (BiTA) announced its launch on August 16, 2017. According to the alliance, their goal is to utilize blockchain tech in the trucking industry — an industry that “has a reputation of being behind the curve on technology.” “We formed the Blockchain in Trucking Alliance to develop common standards around … Read more

The Next Doctor You Consult Could Be a Robot: Healthcare Meets AI and the Blockchain

[ad_1] Startup company doc.ai has been working with university researchers to create a platform on the blockchain where patients can discuss their medical data with an advanced artificial intelligence “doctor.” On August 24, doc.ai announced that their advanced natural language processing technology platform, based on the blockchain, would timestamp datasets and decentralize artificial intelligence. The … Read more

How the Blockstream Satellite Will Drive Bitcoin Adoption: An Interview with Adam Back and Chris Cook

[ad_1] Last week Bitcoin Magazine covered the announcement of Blockstream Satellite, a new service that broadcasts real-time Bitcoin blockchain data from satellites in space to almost everyone on the planet. Currently Blockstream Satellite covers across two-thirds of the Earth, and service expansions are in the works. “Today’s launch of Blockstream Satellite gives even more people … Read more