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Blockchain Money Transfers ‘Too Slow’ and ‘Hard to Restore’

Blockchain Money Transfers ‘Too Slow’ and ‘Hard to Restore’

SEOUL, Feb. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – Blockchain technology-based money transfer services were found to be too slow and hard to restore where there is a glitch, according to tests conducted by the Bank of Korea. According to the BOK, speed and restoration issues were discovered in blockchain money transfers between banks, the central bank of South [...]

Cosima Foundation Launches Digital Advertising Blockchain DATx, in Collaboration with QTUM and Avazu

Cosima Foundation Launches Digital Advertising Blockchain DATx, in Collaboration with QTUM and Avazu

SINGAPORE, Feb. 13 (Korea Bizwire) – DATx, a new blockchain initiated by Cosima Foundation, and in collaboration with QTUM Foundation, a Singapore-based blockchain and Avazu, a leading advertising platform with global coverage aims to help advertisers cut through all the fragmented clutter of user behavioural data to accurately target users and deliver advertisements that are [...]

NYNJA Announces Plans for First Blockchain-Enabled International Messaging App with Integrated Digital Marketplace and Its Own Cryptocurrency Economy

NYNJA Announces Plans for First Blockchain-Enabled International Messaging App with Integrated Digital Marketplace and Its Own Cryptocurrency Economy

NEW YORK, Feb. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — NYNJA Group Ltd. (https://www.nynja.biz/), a global communications and mobile technology company, today announced NYNJA, the first international communications app with a built-in digital marketplace and cryptocurrency wallet. NYNJA is a cross-platform app that combines voice, text and visual messaging with robust and secure business management and e-commerce features, [...]

South Korean Gov’t Steps Away from Online Personal Identification Security

South Korean Gov’t Steps Away from Online Personal Identification Security

SEOUL, Jan. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of Science and ICT announced on January 24 that before the end of the year it would downgrade the importance of the public key certificate, a widely used personal identification tool in South Korea, by essentially removing the word “public” and turning it into a security system [...]

Vietnam as Next Global Blockchain Hub – Vietnam Blockchain Week

Vietnam as Next Global Blockchain Hub – Vietnam Blockchain Week

HO CHI MINH, Vietnam, Jan. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Vietnam will host Vietnam Blockchain Week – its first global conference dedicated to blockchain technology and development. Blockchain’s Explosive Growth in Southeast Asia Malaysian banks piloting blockchain payment systems, Singaporean incubators investing heavily in 4.0 technology startups, India putting land rights on blockchain and Indonesian regulators [...]

South Korea’s Strict Cryptocurrency Regulations Could Hurt Blockchain Industry

South Korea’s Strict Cryptocurrency Regulations Could Hurt Blockchain Industry

SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Korea Bizwire) – The government’s move to regulate cryptocurrency trades could hurt the blockchain industry, experts have warned. According to industry sources on Friday, blockchain businesses are expressing concerns over the impact of cryptocurrency regulations, despite the government’s assurance that it would support the latest technology. “The growing number of cryptocurrency transactions [...]

Viper Networks Announces Coming Launch of Blockchain and Crypto Mining Technologies Group Division

Viper Networks Announces Coming Launch of Blockchain and Crypto Mining Technologies Group Division

TROY, Mich., Jan. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Viper Networks, Inc. (OTC Pink:VPER), (Company), an international leader in the LED lighting products & integrated systems markets, with a focus on Smart Cities, reported today that the Company is expanding into a strategic industry sector by creating a new division for their emerging Blockchain and Crypto Mining [...]

Olympus Labs Designates OKEx as First Official Exchange Listing Partner

Olympus Labs Designates OKEx as First Official Exchange Listing Partner

Gibraltar, Jan. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — Olympus Labs is becoming an emerging leader in the cryptocurrency-based financial product space, and the team has been having a successful token sale supported by both institutions and the community. The team has designated OKEx to be the first official  partner exchange to list Mount Olympus Tokens (MOT). OKEx [...]

With Bitcoin Values Soaring, Wallet App Downloads Surge

With Bitcoin Values Soaring, Wallet App Downloads Surge

SEOUL, Dec. 18 (Korea Bizwire) – Wallet apps used to store cryptocurrency are rising in popularity in the wake of Bitcoin’s meteoric rise in valuation that has stirred up feverish interest among experienced and amateur investors alike. According to market research firm Sensor Tower, over 25 million smartphone users worldwide have downloaded a wallet app [...]