In an attempt to improve blockchain development in the Jeju area, the Korean Radio Promotion Association and Jeju University have signed a MoU. The agreement aims to develop a platform where academic and industrial experts will be able to efficiently exchange ideas.
India has proved its value in the Singapore Fintech Festival when Indian PM confirmed that the nation is open to the establishment of fintech companies and startups exploring in the advanced new technologies like Blockchain, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence.
The in-house subsidiary brand of H&M, Arket has showed its interest in exploring various usages of Blockchain Technology. The company has started its trial to implement blockchain by tracking one of its product, with the support of VeChain, a cryptocurrency and blockchain platform.
Scoota, one of the leaders in automated online marketing partnered with Ternio to improve transparency and efficiency of online advertisements. The duo intends to develop a blockchain platform which will be both cost-effective and tamper-free.
In a recent report, the American retail company, Target, announced that the company’s official Twitter site was recently hacked by cryptocurrency scammers to promote Bitcoins. Although the company has not yet published complete report of the damage, the tweet which contained malicious links has been fortunately deleted.
CoinSuper, one of the largest exchange platforms in Asia, is going to include Nagezeni Tokens in its platform starting from November 12th, as per a recent announcement. The token issuing company which was first founded in Japan in 2016 will now allow users to buy, sell and trade the NZE Tokens in a secured way.
To aid the scientific research, the U.S. Multinational IT Company IBM has recently filed a patent at U.S Patent and Trademark Office where the company has shown its interest to implement Blockchain Technology to make the results and findings of the research public while securing them against unwanted data breach at the same time.
Pure Bit, a South Korean Exchange with a reportedly bogus team which raised $2.8 Million USD in Ethereum from investors and crypto enthusiasts to create a cryptocurrency called Pure Coin has now intimated the community of its shut down. Records on their wallet show that 13000 ETH was abruptly moved away.
In a recent report, the French University of Armenia (UFAR) has announced that it is partnering with Blocktech, an International Blockchain Venture Studio, to launch a Blockchain Lab. The Blockchain Laboratory will be the first of its kind to deliver courses on new distributed ledger technology, claims the university.
FoLex, an all-in-one solution for crypto and fiat exchanges has recently announced that the exchange will be including Ripple’s Cryptocurrency XRP in their grand opening. FoLex has reportedly praised XRP’s struggle to emerge as one of the best cryptocurrency in the market. The exchange has also stated that listing XRP has always been in the bucket list since the beginning.