For humanitarian organizations trying to deliver aid to refugees, lack of identification can be a quagmire. The World Food Programme has deployed a novel solution, using iris scanning and Blockchain to help refugees get food quickly.
The Sirin Labs Finney phone is to cryptocurrency what the iPhone is to Apple Pay. It facilitates the payment, processing, and exchanging of cryptocurrencies on a smartphone, and surprisingly does it in a user-friendly way.
In the global economy, products travel a long way before they reach retail shelves, and they may not always be what they seem. One company thinks blockchain can change that, and it’s starting with the food industry