A Conversation With….Nanopay CEO Laurence Cooke

Blockchain, FinTech | February 23, 2018 By:

Nanopay specializes in reducing the cost and friction in cross-border and B2B payments. CEO Laurence Cooke talked with Block Tribune about the company and the state of cryptocurrency, cross-border payments, ICOs and fiat currency’s future.

BLOCK TRIBUNE:  So I understand that you were at a recent Goldman-Sachs panel and had some interesting things to say about crypto ICOs and more.  


California Lawmaker Pushes Bill To Recognize Blockchain Records

Blockchain, News, Regulation | February 23, 2018 By:

California Assemblyman Ian Calderon has introduced a bill that would declare data stored on blockchain to be considered an electronic record.

Calderon, a Democrat from the Gateway Cities region, submitted Assembly Bill 2658 which would expand the existing definition of electronic records and signatures under the Uniform Electronic Transactions Act.


Blockchain Tech Explored By Video Game Developer Ubisoft

Announcements, Blockchain | February 23, 2018 By:

Video game developer Ubisoft is investigating the implementation of blockchain technology to enhance in-game experience.

During the Design Innovate Communicate Entertain Summit, Lidwine Sauer, the director of insights and trends at Ubisoft’s Strategic Innovation Lab, said that “We now live in a golden era which has seen augmented reality and artificial intelligence rise to prominence.”