The July issue reviews how Artificial Intelligence will be a game changer for business, government, and society. We also delve into the recent developments in digital currencies, including the recent performance of cryptocurrencies and the buzz on the creation of central banks’ digital currencies. This issue also examines the rollout of so-called “stable coins,” collateralized by fiat currencies or gold, which are structured to minimize the volatility of the tokens. In addition, we examine blockchain “beyond the hype” and the growing adoption of this technology by sovereign governments. Finally, the Report examines Amazon’s ever-growing tentacles in the e-commerce, financial services and health care sectors – and asks the question: Is Amazon too big?