French central bank succeeded in testing digital Euro

The bank of France, in collaboration with the French financial institution Société Générale, tested the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC). In the middle of May, Société Générale issued €40 million of asset-backed bonds (covered bonds) as digital securities and settled in blockchain-based digital Euros. According to an official statement from the bank of France, they… Read More French central bank succeeded in testing digital Euro

One-third of Western institutional investors own cryptocurrency assets

A public opinion poll released on June 9th by Fidelity Securities revealed that up to one-third of Western institutional investors own cryptocurrency assets. Among them, Bitcoin had the highest ownership rate, with more than 25% of respondents holding it. The survey was conducted to 774 pension and hedge funds. President of Fidelity Digital Asset said… Read More One-third of Western institutional investors own cryptocurrency assets

Researchers reported there is a possibility to improve math skills by listening sound

A study published by Dr. Peter Kramer of the University of Padua in Italy in “PLoS ONE” revealed that people with high ability to estimate the duration of sounds have high mathematical intelligence. The doctors conducted a sound duration test and mathematical ability test to a total of 202 students (the same number of men… Read More Researchers reported there is a possibility to improve math skills by listening sound

Binance.US listed on Matic Network (MATIC)

Binance.US has begun listing the Matic Network (MATIC) and has begun handling MATIC/USD and MATIC/BUSD trading pairs. https://t.co/AZwoBOy3iq will list @MaticNetwork $MATIC — Binance.US 🇺🇸 (@BinanceUS) June 4, 2020 Matic Network is a project that uses side chains to improve scalability, and is known to have achieved over 10,000 TPS in Testnet. “Matic Network (MATIC)”… Read More Binance.US listed on Matic Network (MATIC)

BMW Korea is preparing a membership system using blockchain

BMW Korea plans to launch the membership system “BMW Vantage” using blockchain. With this membership system, you can use services such as managing reward points that can be used for payment discounts. Users can earn points by registering their purchased cars and playing games using the BMW Vantage mobile app. BMW commented, “Through this service,… Read More BMW Korea is preparing a membership system using blockchain

Plugin “Enjin Craft” that uses blockchain in Minecraft released

The plug-in “Enjin Craft” that allows you to use the blockchain in the popular game “Minecraft” has been released. PC/smartphone popular game Minecraft is a video game produced by Marx Pellson with the concept of “create the world with your own hands”. Enjin, who started the activity in the same year as the release of… Read More Plugin “Enjin Craft” that uses blockchain in Minecraft released

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft successfully docked with ISS. What comes next?

On May 30 at 3:22p.m., a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket was schedule to launch a Crew Dragon spacecraft on its first test flight with astronauts on-board to the International Space Station (ISS) under the auspices of NASA’s commercial crew program. It was postponed from the date May 27 which was originally scheduled to launch, but… Read More SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft successfully docked with ISS. What comes next?

6th Ethereum Conference Devcon in Colombia in 2021

The international Ethereum conference, Devcon, will be held in Colombia in 2021. A lot has changed since we first geared up for this announcement, but it's about time for some news. Announcing #Devcon 6: Hacia Colombia en 2021https://t.co/RPCoZ8nnlP — Deva the Devcon Unicorn (@EFDevcon) May 28, 2020 Conference on Ethereum Devcon will hold a 2021… Read More 6th Ethereum Conference Devcon in Colombia in 2021

Ripple launches cloud service Ripple Cloud

Ripple, which issues crypto assets $XRP, launched Ripple Cloud, a cloud service for banks and financial institutions. Ripple Cloud explains that it will provide greater flexibility while optimizing the operations of financial institutions, allowing all users on the Ripple Net to make transfers through the Ripple Payment Object (RPO). Also, financiers can adopt new payment… Read More Ripple launches cloud service Ripple Cloud

Brave announces encrypted video call “Brave Together”

Brave Browser, a privacy-conscious web browser, has announced “Brave Together”, a video call function within the browser that features end-to-end encryption. We are currently offering Brave Together for North America in a development version of Brave Nightly. Even if you are not currently Brave Nightly, you can use Brave Together from this link if you… Read More Brave announces encrypted video call “Brave Together”