Users will be able to test China's Digital Yuan via Alipay

Users will be able to test China’s Digital Yuan via Alipay

Some of Alipay’s users will be able to participate in the emerging digital yuan commerce ecosystem, according to the company. This new feature is the result of MYbank’s participation in the country’s expanded digital currency electronic payment testing protocols. According to a report published on Monday by China Securities Journal. Ant Group’s involvement in China’s […]

JD.com to Get over 200 Blockchain Patents

JD.com to Get over 200 Blockchain Patents..?

Chinese online business goliath JD.com to get over 200 blockchain patents. It has apparently appealed for more than 200 blockchain licenses according to a report. As per the Intellectual Property Center of China Information and Communication, Alibaba has appealed for 262 blockchain licenses. Following it are Chinese web titans Tencent and Baidu with 80 and […]

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JD.com Launches Blockchain Research Lab in China

JD. com, the giant e-commerce retailer of China, has recently announced that it is interested in exploring the blockchain sector and its usages in various industries. And for the same, the firm has collaborated with NJIT’s Ying Wu College of Computing through Institute of Software at the Chinese Academy of Sciences for developing the Blockchain Research Lab. 

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JD.com opens an institute to build Smart Cities with Blockchain

JD Finance has inaugurated a Smart City Research Institute at its headquarter in Nanjing, published People’s Daily on Sept 28. JD Finance is a division of the Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com. It is now trying to explore Blockchain coupled with Big Data and AI to come up with better solutions for creating smart cities.