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Blockchain as a force for good: Five principles to build trust and real value

Technology doesn’t exist in a vacuum—especially innovations that can transform the world at a scale sometimes difficult to contemplate. Blockchain is one such innovative technology, and just like artificial intelligence (AI) and quantum computing, it has the capacity to deliver both good and “less than good” outcomes.

We’ve seen both: in its relatively short history, blockchain has helped food retailers track and better respond to salmonella outbreaks, for example. But it’s also been used by cryptocurrency fraudsters to carry out elaborate pump-and-dump initial coin offering (ICO) schemes.