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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 [...]

GPE2.0 Eco-Gopay Mall Launch Conference was Held Successfully in Phuket, Thailand

GPE2.0 Eco-Gopay Mall Launch Conference was Held Successfully in Phuket, Thailand

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA, Oct. 3 (Korea Bizwire) – On September 28, 2019, as an important part of the GPE2.0 ecological strategic planning – the Gopay Mall launch ceremony officially kicked off in Phuket, Thailand. The conference was co-hosted by GPE Foundation and Xiaobai International Alliance Community. The international summit invited major community members from eight [...]

CPUcoin Expands CPU/GPU Power Sharing with Cudo Ventures Enterprise Network Partnership

CPUcoin Expands CPU/GPU Power Sharing with Cudo Ventures Enterprise Network Partnership

CAYMAN ISLANDS, Aug. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — (via Blockchain Wire) – CPUcoin (cpucoin.io), the leading developers of the sharing economy for compute power, today announced a partnership with distributed computing platform Cudo Ventures that will enable Cudo’s network of enterprise nodes to earn CPUcoin through resource sharing.  CPUcoin is developing the Compute Generation Network, or [...]

CPUcoin Launches IEO on Probit Exchange to Accelerate CPU/GPU Power Sharing Economy

CPUcoin Launches IEO on Probit Exchange to Accelerate CPU/GPU Power Sharing Economy

SEOUL / SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 5, 2019 (Korea Bizwire) — (via Blockchain Wire) - CPUcoin, the sharing economy for CPU/GPU power, is excited to announce its upcoming Initial Exchange Offering (“IEO”) of its CPUcoin (CPU) utility token on ProBit Exchange. The first-round offering will begin sharply at 9 AM KST on August 14, 2019. ProBit is a rapidly [...]

Consortium Launches Blockchain-based Digital ID in S. Korea

Consortium Launches Blockchain-based Digital ID in S. Korea

SEOUL, Jul. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — A group of major tech companies and financial institutions have joined hands to launch a blockchain-based digital identity platform available on smartphones to provide a trustworthy and secure solution, they said Sunday. Samsung Electronics Co., three mobile carriers — SK Telecom Co., KT Corp. and LG Uplus Corp. — [...]