Blockchain Can Help Solve Swathe of Environmental Issues, Says WEF Study

New research by the World Economic Forum (WEF) has identified over 65 ways blockchain tech can be used to address some of the most urgent environmental challenges facing the planet. The insight study, conducted in partnership with auditing giant PwC and released at the Global Climate Action Summit last week, examines how new international platforms could “incubate […]

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PwC’s New Digital Skills Course Will Teach Employees about Blockchain

“Big four” auditing firm PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is launching training programs to employees on blockchain and other nascent technologies. The two-year digital skills course, dubbed “Digital Accelerators” and said to begin in January, will train 1,000 employees on everything from drones, blockchain, and cleansing data to 3D printing, a news report from tech publication Digiday says. The […]

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‘Big Four’ Giant PwC Director Quits, Joins Bitcoin Exchange as CEO in Australia

A director at ‘big four’ accounting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC)  in Australia has quit the firm to join crypto exchange bitcoin.com.au as its newest CEO. Ben Ingram left PwC Australia back in March, where he was responsible for digital strategy, accounting and consulting, as its director before taking over the exchange as its chief executive, Business […]

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