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How The Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Going To Change The Lives Of The Bottom Billion
Mar18

How The Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Going To Change The Lives Of The Bottom Billion

The blockchain is coming—and it’s going to create huge benefits for the world’s poorest people, from financial access to property rights to controlling their identities writes Ben Schiller in his interview with Don and Alex Tapscott on Fast Company’s Co.Exist. “We believe that blockchain technology is a powerful tool for creating global prosperity,” says Alex Tapscott, who co-authored the forthcoming book Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Changing Money, Business, and the World with his father, Don Tapscott. “We’re seeing a big problem where the world economy is growing unabated, but fewer and fewer people are benefiting, and we think blockchain could hold solutions to that.” Read the blockchain interview on Fast...

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Could Blockchain Technology Disrupt Uber, Airbnb?
Jan26

Could Blockchain Technology Disrupt Uber, Airbnb?

Don Tapscott, author of “Blockchain Revolution,” says that the technology underlying Bitcoins could be used to disrupt the likes of Uber and Airbnb. He spoke with WSJ’s Charles Forelle at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Photo: Getty...

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Should Banks Fear or Embrace Blockchain Technology?
Jan26

Should Banks Fear or Embrace Blockchain Technology?

Banks should welcome rather than worry over the technology behind Bitcoin, says Don Tapscott, author of “Blockchain Revolution.” Mr. Tapscott talks to WSJ’s Charles Forelle at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Photo: Getty...

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Don Tapscott on Digital Disruption
Apr13

Don Tapscott on Digital Disruption

On a recent visit to China, Tapscott, who recently released the 20th anniversary edition of The Digital Economy, talked to CKGSB Knowledge about what the future has in store for us and how we can cope with the disruptions caused by technology. Read the full interview with The Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business...

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Ericsson: Acting fast in the continually evolving digital economy
Jan07

Ericsson: Acting fast in the continually evolving digital economy

Pamela Mallette, new business growth driver for Ericsson’s OSS/BSS, interviewed Don Tapscott to ask When we look into the past, we can’t help but also look into the future and ask ourselves: How will these changes carry on and develop into the future? And what do we need to do to turn the future that awaits us into the one we want? Here is his...

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Don Tapscott revisits ‘The Digital Economy’, his internet predictions
Dec14

Don Tapscott revisits ‘The Digital Economy’, his internet predictions

Don Tapscott was interviewed by Anna Maria Tremonti of CBC Radio in Canada. From apps to uploads, from smartphones to digital dailies …technologies have disrupted businesses, society, government and privacy. And 20 years ago, Canadian thinker and business executive Don Tapscott signaled much of the change in his book, “The Digital Economy”. We speak with Don Tapscott on what he got right and what surprised him. Listen to the full episode on the CBC (press...

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