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South Korean Mobile Telecom Giant Launches 2,500 Txns/s Commercial Blockchain
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South Korean Mobile Telecom Giant Launches 2,500 Txns/s Commercial Blockchain

KT Corp may only be the second-biggest mobile carrier in South Korea, but the telecommunications firm is reportedly the first in the world to launch a blockchain-based commercial network. According to The Korea Herald, KT Corp’s blockchain network will init...
Singapore Airlines Launches Blockchain Digital Wallet ‘KrisPay’ for Travelers
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Singapore Airlines Launches Blockchain Digital Wallet ‘KrisPay’ for Travelers

Singapore Airlines, one of the world’s leading and best-rated airline operators, has launched KrisPay – a digital blockchain wallet that allows frequent fliers to convert airmiles into digital currency. Announced on Tuesday, the digital wallet app will be a...
China’s ‘Dream City’ Taps Ethereum Dev. Studio ConsenSys for Blockchain Push
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China’s ‘Dream City’ Taps Ethereum Dev. Studio ConsenSys for Blockchain Push

Government officials in Xiongan New Area have announced a partnership with Ethereum development studio ConsenSys to develop blockchain initiatives for China’s “dream city.” According to the South China Morning Post, the Xiongan government has signed a memor...
126-Year-Old General Electric (GE) Invests in Blockchain Cybersecurity Startup
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126-Year-Old General Electric (GE) Invests in Blockchain Cybersecurity Startup

The venture capital arm of industrial conglomerate General Electric (GE) is one of the participants in a $12 million Series A fundraising round for Xage, a cybersecurity startup. The firm uses blockchain technology in securely linking industrial Internet of Th...
Any Truth To EOS Investor Claim That The Blockchain Now Handles 5,000 Transactions Per Second?
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Any Truth To EOS Investor Claim That The Blockchain Now Handles 5,000 Transactions Per Second?

Michael Novogratz recently stated EOS can process 5,000 transactions per second and will soon handle far more. But it’s hard to find data to support the claim. Michael Novogratz recently made headlines with a bold assertion during aninterview with TheStre...
Who’s King of the Ethereum Dapps? Two Self-confessed Pyramid Schemes
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Who’s King of the Ethereum Dapps? Two Self-confessed Pyramid Schemes

Two ‘self-sustaining’ pyramid schemes briefly became the most popular decentralized apps (DApps) on Ethereum this week. MONEY POURS INTO ‘FOMO3D’ AND ‘POWH’ Data from monitoring site DappRadar shows Fomo3D and PoWH 3D held the number one and number t...
Blockchain Platform for Direct Digital Content Trade Released
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Blockchain Platform for Direct Digital Content Trade Released

A marketplace on a blockchain for the photo industry plans to expand into other means of digital content. The new platform Wemark leverages smart contracts, allowing photographers to license their content to customers directly, not giving up the rights to the ...
Digital Asset Brings Blockchain Developer Tools To Google Cloud
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Digital Asset Brings Blockchain Developer Tools To Google Cloud

Distributed ledger technology “has great potential to benefit customers not just in the financial services industry, but across many industries,” said Leonard Law, the global product management lead for Google Cloud for Financial Services. “We’re excited to br...