Investment in Chinese blockchain projects reached USD$367.7 million in the first half of 2019. Blockchain Global CEO Sam Lee says Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent have fueled a breadth of tech talent.
Despite prolonged social and political turmoil a slowing economy and record cash outflows, Hong Kong continues to serve as an important technology and financial hub, says Hong Kong Stock Exchange CEO Charles Li.
Building artificial intelligence is a game of "surveillance machine learning" that exploits common users' data. But blockchain technology systems promise to help compensate users for it.
Startups are aiming to apply blockchain technology to help everyday consumers track the meat they buy at supermarkets back to the source.