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Coinone Exchange Partners With Two Firms for Improved Safety Measures

Major South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinone has partnered with cybersecurity audit company CertiK and disclosures company Xangle to provide more safety and transparency for their crypto investors.Coinone shared news of the recent partnerships in an announcement on Aug. 7. According to their announcement, CertiK and Xangle will provide public

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Top South Korean Firms to Develop Blockchain-Based Mobile Authentication Services

Recently, South Korea’s leading telecom, banking, and conglomerate companies have come together to form the base for a new blockchain-based service for mobile authentication.South Korea’s multinational conglomerate Samsung, leading telecommunication companies and top banks have announced the partnership and that they are forming a consortium to build a new blockchain

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Major Korean Firms Partner to Launch Blockchain Mobile ID System

A consortium of major South Korean firms partnered to launch a blockchain-based mobile identification system in 2020, English-language local media Korea Times reports on July 14.Per the report, the participants are financial services firms KEB Hana Bank, Woori Bank, KOSCOM, mobile carriers SK Telecom, KT, LG UPlus, and technology

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Oxfam Partners With Tech Firms to Test Dai’s Use in Disaster Aid

International charity organization Oxfam has partnered with Australian tech startup Sempo and blockchain company ConsenSys to test stablecoin Dai’s (DAI) suitability for aid in regions suffering from natural disasters, local news outlet Micky reported on June 17.The parties launched a philanthropic initiative dubbed UnBlocked Cash with the support of

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Samsung to Seek Collaboration With Platform Firms on Blockchain Innovation and 6G

The vice chairman of South Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung says the firm will seek to collaborate with platform companies on the development of blockchain, artificial intelligence and sixth-generation mobile networks. The news was reported by Bloomberg on June 16.The vice chairman, Jay Y. Lee — who reportedly serves

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Facebook Secures Support From Dozens of New Firms for Its Crypto Project

Social media platform Facebook has reportedly secured support from dozens of players in the cryptocurrency and blockchain sector for its forthcoming digital currency. The overall roster was announced by technology-focused media outlet the Block on June 14.Earlier today, news broke that Facebook has allegedly sealed backing from over a

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