Bitcoin Is Now Bigger Than Warren Buffett, Boeing and New Zealand

  Bitcoin Is Now Bigger Than Warren Buffett, Boeing and New Zealand     Bitcoin’s extraordinary price surge means its market capitalization now exceeds the annual output of whole economies, and the estimated worth of some of the world’s top billionaires, just as hedge funds prepare to trade new Bitcoin futures that are expected to draw…

De Beers Invests in Blockchain Technology to Advance Diamond Traceability

  De Beers Invests in Blockchain Technology to Advance Diamond Traceability Diamond giant De Beers is investing in a new digital platform service that provides a single, immutable record tracing a diamond’s individual journey through the value chain. This diamond traceability platform is underpinned by blockchain technology, which allows for a highly secure digital register that creates a tamper-proof and permanent…

Anglo-American CEO Threatens South Africa With Another 100,000 Mining Jobs Loss

  Anglo-American CEO Threatens South Africa With Another 100,000 Mining Jobs Loss In a veiled threat to the South African government, Anglo American CEO Mark Cutifani has predicted the South African mining industry would lose another 100 000 jobs, unless the government “changed.”  Mr. Cutifani’s supporters are quick to remind that six years ago (2010), the outspoken Australian had predicted…