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Men and Women of Color Leading The Blockchain Revolution With Richie Etwaru

Men and Women of Color Leading The Blockchain Revolution With Richie Etwaru

My chosen career path has led me to the intersection of data and policy in part by my experiences as Founder and CIO of License Monitor, Inc. a company that collects…

Medium
The moving parts (and the promise) of Blockchain

The moving parts (and the promise) of Blockchain

Richie Etwaru, Founder & CEO at Hu-manity.co, which classifies human data as human property, joins us from the MHI Fall 2018 Conference where he delivered a keynote…

DC Velocity
PulsePoint and Hu-manity.co Partner on Consumer Data Ownership Movement for Healthcare Advertising

PulsePoint and Hu-manity.co Partner on Consumer Data Ownership Movement for Healthcare Advertising

Partnership advances new open standard for data ownership   NEW YORK, NEW YORK – Oct 31 – (BUSINESS WIRE)   PulsePoint, the leading global…

Editor
The time is right to treat human data as personal property

The time is right to treat human data as personal property

Imagine for a moment you’re a typical suburban homeowner. On a sunny Saturday morning you decide to mow your lawn. You go to the garage and throw open the door,…

IBM
IBM is betting big on blockchain technology. Is it worth the risk?

IBM is betting big on blockchain technology. Is it worth the risk?

IBM is betting heavily on blockchain technology revolutionizing everything from shipping to banking. Industry watchers say it's a risky move, given the relative…

CNN Money
Hu-manity launches app giving consumers legal control over medical data

Hu-manity launches app giving consumers legal control over medical data

Hu-manity wants to change the way we share data by giving people legal ownership with contractual enforcement handled on the blockchain. The first foray will be…

TechCrunch
With This Company's New Tool, You Can Run a Free Background Check on Yourself

With This Company's New Tool, You Can Run a Free Background Check on Yourself

Job applicants can update their LinkedIn pages, pad their resumes and write a cover letter that’ll knock a hiring manager’s socks off. But despite these efforts,…

Entrepreneur
Here's What You Really Need To Know About Blockchain

Here's What You Really Need To Know About Blockchain

Eliminating information bottlenecks is how blockchain will truly make an impact. In 1970, a scientist at IBM Research named Edgar F. Codd make a remarkable discovery…

Inc.
Hu-manity.co uses IBM blockchain to give you the right to control your personal data

Hu-manity.co uses IBM blockchain to give you the right to control your personal data

In the wake of Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica data-sharing scandal, startup Hu-manity.co is asserting our right to control our personal data, and today it announced…

VentureBeat
Hu-manity wants to create a health data marketplace with help from blockchain

Hu-manity wants to create a health data marketplace with help from blockchain

Imagine a world where you could sell your medical information to a drug company on your terms for a specific purpose like a drug trial. Then imagine you could restrict…

TechCrunch
Digital Health Heavyweight John Nosta Weighs In On Data As Property on Forbes.com

Digital Health Heavyweight John Nosta Weighs In On Data As Property on Forbes.com

Forbes.com - President at NostaLab.com, Faculty at Singularity University, and Goole Health Advisory Board Member covers the topic of inherent human data classified…

Forbes
How IBM will use blockchain as its commerce backbone

How IBM will use blockchain as its commerce backbone

About four years ago, Jerry Cuomo and other technologists at IBM started to study blockchain, thanks to the phenomenal rise of Bitcoin and later Ethereum — cryptocurrencies…

VentureBeat
Companies are Selling Your Medical Info. So Why Shouldn’t You Claim A Share?

Companies are Selling Your Medical Info. So Why Shouldn’t You Claim A Share?

The selling of medical records is big business. According to some estimates, the sale of patients’ information is a $67 billion industry, of which the patients…

Princeton Info
Blockchaining Up

Blockchaining Up

Portland firms put a smiley face on complex crypto technology, as the gold rush begins. Hu-manity.io founder Richie Etwaru. Etwaru spoke at a blockchain tech summit…

Business Tribune
IBM Partners with Hu-manity to Launch Blockchain-Based Health Data App

IBM Partners with Hu-manity to Launch Blockchain-Based Health Data App

Hu-manity.co, the world’s first and only organization developing decentralized human rights and corollary sovereign laws on Blockchains, has struck a deal with…

CoinWire
IBM Blockchain based World’s first Consumer App My31 launched

IBM Blockchain based World’s first Consumer App My31 launched

Hu-manity.co announced the launch of its Android App, My31 which is developed using tech giant IBM’s Blockchain Platform. Since its creation, tech goliath IBM…

Crypto News
Hu-manity's #My31 app wants to give you legal rights over your data

Hu-manity's #My31 app wants to give you legal rights over your data

The start-up company Hu-manity is giving digital citizens an app to take charge of their personal data. The #My31 app (Android) made its debut today offering users…

Download.cnet
This Week In Credit Card News

This Week In Credit Card News

Hu-manity.com launches app that lets consumers claim their personal data Hu-manity.co, the company pushing for the 31st human right for individuals to own their…

Forbes
IBM Makes Another Blockchain Identity Play With Health Data App

IBM Makes Another Blockchain Identity Play With Health Data App

IBM's blockchain division is widening its work in the nascent field of "self-sovereign identity" – technology designed to give individuals greater control over…

CoinDesk
New blockchain ledger will let you sell personal healthcare data

New blockchain ledger will let you sell personal healthcare data

Most people don't know it but there is a multi-billion dollar industry that collects  healthcare information, strips it of basic personal identifiers such as name,…

Computerworld
Hu-manity Taps into Blockchain Technology to Create Data Marketplace

Hu-manity Taps into Blockchain Technology to Create Data Marketplace

The beautiful thing about data and information is that it is wildly available. The sad thing is that a majority of us don't know who is using our private information…

Coinbench
Want to sell your medical data? Hu-manity has a blockchain-based app for that

Want to sell your medical data? Hu-manity has a blockchain-based app for that

Hu-manity.co allows users to sell their patient data to big pharma directly by cutting the middleman. The company’s mission is to create a “new decentralized…

Healthcare Weekly
The blockchain begins finding it's way in the enterprise

The blockchain begins finding it's way in the enterprise

The blockchain is in the middle of a major hype cycle at the moment and that makes it hard for many people to take it seriously, but if you look at the core digital…

TechCrunch
Blockchain gets a boost in the business world – but many remain dubious

Blockchain gets a boost in the business world – but many remain dubious

Decentralised blockchains could completely alter the landscape of trust in business. The technology is slowly gaining momentum, but many people remain dubious due…

Enterprise Management 360
What if people were paid for their data?

What if people were paid for their data?

What if people were paid for their data? Advocates of “data as labour” think users should be paid for using online services. “DATA SLAVERY.” Jennifer Lyn…

The Economist
Paul Simms, Chairman of eyeforpharma Shines The Light on Data As Property

Paul Simms, Chairman of eyeforpharma Shines The Light on Data As Property

Stop giving yourself away for free most current data laws simply shield you from the abuse of your data. Yet in 2025, the world will create 180 zettabytes of data…