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QURAS Blockchain Specializing in Privacy Protection Finally Launched Main Network on December 19, 2020

QURAS Blockchain Specializing in Privacy Protection Finally Launched Main Network on December 19, 2020

TOKYO, JAPAN, Dec. 21 (Korea Bizwire) – QURAS, a public blockchain project that can protect privacy, officially launched the main network on December 19, 2020. 3 years after the project started, the blockchain rooted in practical use finally started running. The QURAS project is focused on protecting the privacy of users on the public blockchain. [...]

Sylo Integrates Tezos to the Sylo Smart Wallet

Sylo Integrates Tezos to the Sylo Smart Wallet

Auckland, New Zealand, Dec. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — (via Blockchain Wire) New Zealand-based software development firm Sylo has deployed wallet support for public blockchain Tezos in their multi-chain wallet-messenger decentralized app, the Sylo Smart Wallet, which currently boasts over 250,000 users around the world. The Tezos blockchain supporting firm TZ APAC is advising Sylo on their technical integration of Tezos, to [...]

Topps’ “GPK Goes Exotic” Digital Trading Cards Makes Blockchain History on WAX, Selling Out in 67 Minutes

Topps’ “GPK Goes Exotic” Digital Trading Cards Makes Blockchain History on WAX, Selling Out in 67 Minutes

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, July 15 (Korea Bizwire) — via NetworkWire – The Worldwide Asset eXchange™ made blockchain history today when the “GPK Goes Exotic” series of digital trading cards sold out in a record 67 minutes. The series included 20,000 digital packs, containing a total of 240,000 individual GPK trading cards and a sales [...]

LG Electronics Joins Governing Council of Decentralized Public Network

LG Electronics Joins Governing Council of Decentralized Public Network

SEOUL, May 28 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Electronics Inc. announced Thursday it has joined the governing council of a public distributed ledger for building decentralized applications to better study advanced blockchain technologies. The South Korean firm is the sole home appliance maker to join the Hedera Governing Council and is its 14th member, joining global [...]

GMO Internet Holds Internal Testing of Blockchain, Preparing for the Launch of a Japanese Yen-Pegged Stablecoin (Yen-Pegged Currency) “GMO Japanese YEN (GYEN)” in the First Half of 2020

GMO Internet Holds Internal Testing of Blockchain, Preparing for the Launch of a Japanese Yen-Pegged Stablecoin (Yen-Pegged Currency) “GMO Japanese YEN (GYEN)” in the First Half of 2020

TOKYO, Dec. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — GMO Internet (https://www.gmo.jp/en/) holds an internal testing of blockchain, preparing for the launch of a Japanese yen-pegged stablecoin “GMO Japanese YEN (ticker symbol: GYEN; hereinafter, “GYEN”)” in the first half of 2020 outside of Japan, following receipt of all necessary regulatory approvals. GMO Internet’s development and planned launch of [...]

KT, China Mobile to Boost Cooperation on 5G Roaming, Blockchain System

KT, China Mobile to Boost Cooperation on 5G Roaming, Blockchain System

SEOUL, Dec. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — KT Corp., South Korea’s major telecommunication service provider, on Thursday said it has agreed with China Mobile Communication Corp. to boost cooperation on 5G roaming services and a blockchain system. Using China Mobile’s network, KT said its 5G roaming services in China will be available later this month. The [...]