BIS promotes CBDC development in central banks

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has issued a special report on digital payments. Among them, the central banks of each country should consider the digital coins (CBDC) issued by the central banks as a future image, and encourage them to consider their development. He pointed out that the spread of virus pandemics has highlighted… Read More BIS promotes CBDC development in central banks

Tether Invests $10 Million in DeFi Lending Network Celsius

Tether, a company that provides stable coins $USDT, has invested $10 million in the DeFi lending network Celsius. The Celsius network is a lending program using the Ethereum blockchain, which distributes interest worth $2 million while handling assets worth $638 million. “We are pleased to be able to offer our users USDT-based services with the… Read More Tether Invests $10 Million in DeFi Lending Network Celsius

Chinese cryptocurrency rating was announced: BTC and XRP rank up

China Electronic Information Industry Development (CCID) has released its latest version of its cryptocurrency rating ranking, which has evaluated 37 public chains. As in the previous time, the top 5 blockchains are EOS (EOS), TRON (TRON), Ethereum (ETH), IOS tokens (IOST), and Risk (LSK), and the rankings of both Bitcoin and Ripple have raised by… Read More Chinese cryptocurrency rating was announced: BTC and XRP rank up

The Zeigarnik effect: Psychology-based technique to prevent from forgetting

Have you ever found yourself annoyed of interruption while you were working on something? According to a finding from psychology, we should stop before completing any task, then we remember the detail more than when we just complete the task. This is called the Zeigarnik effect. What is the Zeigarnik effect? The Zeigarnik effect is… Read More The Zeigarnik effect: Psychology-based technique to prevent from forgetting

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