Samsung, the South Korean giant firm, has reportedly unveiled some of its blockchain partners. According to the official report, the partnership is meant for the smartphone manufacturer’s upcoming flagship mobile device called the Galaxy S10.
According to a post on Telegram on February 23 by EOS42, an EOS block producer, an unknown hacker was able to move 2.09 million EOS (worth about $7.7 million) from a hacked account. According to the post, this was possible because another EOS block producer had allegedly failed to update his blacklist.
The Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (Austrac) is reportedly testing a blockchain prototype. The latter, in particular, is meant for the automation of reporting cross-border transactions by institutions. Here is everything about it in a nutshell.
Accenture has just revealed a prototype blockchain-powered supply chain app. It is reportedly designed specifically for rewarding business practices that help in conserving natural resources.
According to an official blog post, the two network upgrades for Ethereum, codenamed St. Petersburg and Constantinople, are due to take place this week. This upgrade is to occur at block 7,280,000 on Ethereum’s Blockchain. This block is expected to be mined on February 28 – the last day of the month.
The Russian State Duma, which is the lower house of the Federal Assembly of the country, is reportedly planning to review and even adopt a new digital currency regulation come March this year. Igor Yusufov, the former Energy Minister, is also proposing the idea of an oil-back cryptocurrency.
Canadian banks have reportedly expressed hesitation towards the infamous QuadrigaCX. According to the official report, these banking institutions are heavily concerned with the insolvent digital currency exchange’s assets.
Researchers and/or academics hailing from the University of California, San Francisco, have reportedly proposed the idea of utilizing and/or sharing medical data by leveraging a blockchain-powered system. Interestingly, there is an article detailing their research and has been published by the international research journal called Nature.