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Busan Port Authority to Develop Security System Utilizing Blockchain

Busan Port Authority to Develop Security System Utilizing Blockchain

BUSAN, Mar. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — The Busan Port Authority (BPA) is planning to develop a port security system that utilizes blockchain, artificial intelligence, and Internet of Things technology. The BPA announced on Wednesday that it had been chosen by the Ministry of Science and ICT for its new research and development (R&D) project to [...]

Gov’t Turns to Technology for New Public Service Initiatives

Gov’t Turns to Technology for New Public Service Initiatives

SEOUL, Feb. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The South Korean government plans to provide a 24-hour civil consultation service, protect victims of crimes using Internet of Things (IoT) technology, and develop a blockchain-based customs system for exporting products. South Korea’s Ministry of Public Administration and Safety announced on Wednesday that it had selected three projects to [...]

SKT, Deutsche Telecom to Sign MOU on Blockchain

SKT, Deutsche Telecom to Sign MOU on Blockchain

SEOUL, Feb. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Telecom Co. said Thursday it will join hands with Deutsche Telekom AG to develop a blockchain platform for digital identification for easier access and better security. The telecom leaders of South Korea and Germany will sign a memorandum of understanding on development and commercialization of blockchain-based mobile identity [...]

Samsung SDS Unveils Blockchain Platform Accelerator

Samsung SDS Unveils Blockchain Platform Accelerator

SEOUL, Feb. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung SDS Co., the IT arm of South Korean tech giant Samsung, said Thursday that it has developed its own blockchain accelerator technology compatible with IBM’s open source platform for enterprises. During the IBM Think conference held in San Francisco, Samsung SDS introduced Nexledger Accelerator, which can improve the [...]

EVOLV Debuts Digital Currency and Blockchain Events Company

EVOLV Debuts Digital Currency and Blockchain Events Company

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — via CryptoCurrencyWire – A new force in the blockchain and digital currency event sector has been unveiled today with the launch of EVOLV, a production company dedicated to delivering the world’s most immersive and experiential gatherings. The company debuts with a year-round roster of industry events, including HODL Rally [...]

“Ether Zero” from Singapore, Speeds Up the DAPP Development by MPOS Algorithm

“Ether Zero” from Singapore, Speeds Up the DAPP Development by MPOS Algorithm

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA, Jan. 21 (Korea Bizwire) – EtherZero general intelligent contract platform is 100% compatible with Solidity language. There is no service charge for developing DAPP, deploying intelligent contract, and initiating transfer transaction; Masternode +POS consensus algorithm mechanism enables TPS to be over three orders of magnitude and the Masternode system can make EtherZero [...]

ABACA Member CEZEX Becomes Asia’s First Digital Asset Exchange for Currency, Asset-Backed Security Tokens and Derivatives

ABACA Member CEZEX Becomes Asia’s First Digital Asset Exchange for Currency, Asset-Backed Security Tokens and Derivatives

SINGAPORE, Jan. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – Asia Blockchain and Crypto Association (“ABACA”) is pleased to announce the launch of CEZEX, Asia’s first security token trading platform, by 28 January 2019. CEZEX, the first licensed overseas virtual currency exchange to launch out of Philippines’ Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (“CEZA”), will allow users to trade fiat and [...]

Public, Private Blockchain Projects to Double Next Year

Public, Private Blockchain Projects to Double Next Year

SEOUL, Dec. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of Science and ICT (MSIT) announced on December 20 that it will hold a comprehensive 2019 business briefing session for private blockchain businesses on December 26 in collaboration with other government institutions. The main purpose of the briefing will be to go over the government’s investment in [...]

The North American Bitcoin Conference Stands Out as One of 2019’s Most Important Worldwide Crypto Events

The North American Bitcoin Conference Stands Out as One of 2019’s Most Important Worldwide Crypto Events

MIAMI, Dec. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — via CryptoCurrencyWire – 2019 will kick off with what has become widely accepted as one of the most important blockchain conferences of the year. The North American Bitcoin Conference, sponsored by Keynote and part of the World Blockchain Forum, will take place Jan. 16-18, 2019, at the James L. [...]