I write in the South China Morning Post that China’s bike-sharing sector has been hard hit by low profit margins and a high rate of bicycle theft. Companies would benefit from using a blockchain platform that frees them from the responsibility of mediating in cases of dispute
I write in the Toronto Star that Facebook Inc’s development of its own cryptocurrency has the potential to jump-start adoption of digital tokens, such as Bitcoin, but it also hints at a dark, dystopian future.
I write in the Times Colonist that B.C. Hydro’s recently expressed friendliness to power-hungry cryptocurrency miners could bode well for the province. But courting this new industry is a fine art that the utility should start learning, if it wants to have any chance of success.
I write in Maclean’s how China’s detentions of Canadians are theatre for a domestic audience — and they will not be the last.
In Maisonneuve, I write about how studying the bitter lessons of past judicial pipeline rejections wasn’t enough to save the Trudeau Liberals from the same fate. The Canadian court decision halting the Trans Mountain expansion project came despite the government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s earnest efforts.