According to a report on Reuters, the US anti-human trafficking Ambassador John Richmond also spoke in favor of using the new technology such as phone apps and blockchain to address with human trafficking.
Hosted by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), the conference in Vienna had many prominent names and experts which pointed to the increasing Internet usage and its ability to exploit traffickers and their potential targets.
Princess Eugenie – who is the granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth – was also featured, noting that the technology could help fight traffic.
“I have learned about how blockchain is having a huge impact on supply chain management, and how an app in Britain can help the public report modern slavery at car washes,” said the Princess, who is also known for founding the Anti-Slavery Collective in Britain in 2017.
Eugenie also referred to an initiative started by Coca Cola and the US Department of State and the Safe Car Wash App. The initiative began in March last year, focusing on blockchain as a method that could create a secure worker registry. The partnership here can address the problem of forced labor by using blockchain’s validation and digital notary features in order to create a secure registry for workers.
The app found nearly 1,000 cases of slave labor at car washes in the UK. Being launched by the Church of England and the Catholic Church in England and Wales in June 2018, it will allow users to enter their location as well as other various indicators of the presence of slave labor.
Reuters also reported that there are more than 136,000 slave laborers in the UK, a number which has grown 10 times since 2013. The anti-human trafficking Ambassador Richmond also noted that while the technology could not human trafficking alone, “there are tech tools that can help people do their job better and eventually make a difference.”
NFL Players Demand To Get Paid In Bitcoin
“How dope would it be to see an ESPN headline with an athlete being paid in $BTC?”The crypto community answered right away and told Okung all the information and tools that he needs to continue on the crypto journey together. The player was happy to answer the community and even asked:
“How could something so wrong make me feel so right? I’m part of the revolution. Long $BTC, short the bankers.’’In the meantime, Anthony Pompliano also posted that the NFL Quarterback Matt Barkley was among the NFL players that also wanted to get paid in bitcoin but he didn’t succeed to get his dream come true. Again, the crypto community on Twitter praised him and offered him advice on how to fight for what he really wants. Trezor, the popular crypto wallet producer even offered to get him and his team-mates free hardware wallets to which Barkley replied he was ‘’all about @Ledger.’’ The most surprising thing was that he replied to the suggestion that he already has some ‘’skin in the game’’ and that he started mining bitcoin some time ago. Okung on the other hand, as reported in the latest cryptocurrency news tweeted that many of the NFL players are asking him about bitcoin. however, the thing goes past the dream of the player to get his paycheck in Bitcoin. He is the vice president of the NFL Players Association which ‘’assures proper recognition and representation of players’ interests.’’ It is expected from him as a person with a say in the organization to fight for the players who want to get paid in Bitcoin. With services like Bitwage available, the dream could become a reality for those who want another option in their career.
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‘’Crypto has certainly added to our growth. In the next couple of years I think you’ll see Robinhood looking like a full-service consumer finance company.’’
Blockchain For Timepieces: World’s Oldest Watch Manufacturer Gets Involved
“Blockchain certification serves to avoid paper authentication, which can easily be forged,” the company said in a press release.As the latest cryptocurrency news show, Vacheron Constantin will use blockchain tech to integrate additional information in the certificate - as well as a complete history of the product and manufacturer. The blockchain for timepieces initiative will apparently help and fight counterfeiters while guaranteeing authenticity of the watches as well as protecting the customers from purchasing fake ones.
“[Blockchain] makes it possible to create a forgery-proof digital certificate of authenticity, which follows the watch throughout its life, even if that involves several changes of owner. A unique number is thus assigned to a unique object, making the two inseparable and securing data relating to the property, value, nature and authenticity of the timepiece," the company said in an official statement.Vacheron Constantin is however not the first big manufacturer interested in blockchain for as a technology and featured in the coming altcoin news. Earlier this year, the major global fiber producer Lenzing announced that it will implement blockchain and bring more transparency to its fiber supply chain, launching a traceabilit platform in 2020 as the company reports showed.
"Founded in 1755, Vacheron Constantin will begin using Blockchain immediately with timepieces in its Les Collectionneurs program. Now each of the vintage watches, which have been patiently tracked down by the maison’s heritage specialists and restored to perfect working order before being sold at special events at their boutiques, will be sold with a paper certificate of authenticity along with an incorruptible digital certificate," the news concluded
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