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Recent articles about the authors & the book

FedEx CEO: Adopt New Tech Like Blockchain or Be Disrupted

"Blockchain has the potential to completely revolutionize what's across the border." Speaking at CoinDesk's Consensus 2018 in New York today, Fred Smith, chairman and CEO of the U.S. logistic giant FedEx, doubled down on his commitment to embracing blockchain...

Learn more about the 2018 Onward Summit

Wed, May 2: Blockchain Research Institute co-founder Don Tapscott joins Global News Morning Calgary with details on his involvement in this year’s Onward Summit, a full day event bringing together some of the smartest minds in the business, tech and creative worlds....

Why blockchain is dominating discussions in Davos

One technology topic here towers over all others: blockchain. It is bigger than artificial intelligence, social media, robotics or anything else. Every year, more and more companies descend on this small Swiss ski village to show their leadership and pitch their...

How Blockchain Is Changing Finance

Our global financial system moves trillions of dollars a day and serves billions of people. But the system is rife with problems, adding cost through fees and delays, creating friction through redundant and onerous paperwork, and opening up opportunities for fraud and...

The Next Digital Revolution

Last summer, the World Economic Forum released a report arguing that blockchain technology will become the "beating heart" of the global financial system. Don Tapscott, author and digital strategist, and his son, Alex Tapscott join The Agenda to discuss their book,...

This Is Your Company on Blockchain

Blockchain will further the trend by adding the key element of trustworthiness, allowing companies to pare down staffs and functions to an essential core, write tech authors Don Tapscott and his son Alex Tapscott in the book Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology...

Blockchain as ‘Technological Genie’

Skeptics needing further reassurance that the Blockchain is truly reaching a tipping point can rest easier with the recent publication of Don Tapscott’s Blockchain Revolution, co-written with his son, Alex. Don, whom I’ve long known, has a knack for identifying what...