The head of technology strategy of Samsung Mobile, Chai Won-Cheol has recently hinted that they will be producing more blockchain smartphone in the future as they’re currently eyeing to expand its blockchain activities and will provide support for blockchain-powered services on forthcoming devices. Choi also confirmed that “Samsung will cooperate with telecom operators on projects involving blockchain technology identification and regional currencies .”
The CEO of Samsung SDS, Hong Won-pyo has unveiled during Samsung’s Real 2019 event that they have included blockchain technology in its digital transformation framework. The CEO of Samsung SDS’ Nexledger Project, Hong Hyeong-jin explained, “Blockchain technology is also being used in financials where payments are made through manufacturing, distribution, and distribution. We will upgrade Nexledger to meet customer needs.”
An announcement has been made by project NEO that their token are now spendable in Apple and Samsung via Zeux App. The CEO of Zeux, Frank Zhou explained, “We’re delighted to announce that we will be adding NEO to our list of cryptocurrencies. We believe that NEO is paving the way for a smart economy by giving developers the tools to deploy and scale their own smart contract applications without learning another unique language.”
Samsung SDS will be launching the new version of its blockchain platform, Nexledger Universal which offers API applicable to Samsung SDS NCA. Samsung SDS then explained, “With Nexledger Universal, customers can reduce the time and resources required for securing blockchain developers and verifying the technology, therefore, business innovation through blockchain technology can be achieved conveniently.”
Samsung has shared that they’re ready in launching its own blockchain mainnet which is powered by the Ethereum blockchain. The launching of the new blockchain ecosystem might indicate that they have possibilities in launching their own cryptocurrency. A source explained to CoinDesk “It could also be public blockchain in the future, but I think it will be hybrid—that is, a combination of public and private blockchains.”
A start-up backed by a giant technology company (Samsung) based in South Korea, Blocko has successfully introduced its hybrid blockchain Aergo Enterprise. The CEO of Blocko, Won-Beom Kim explained, “We’ve been supporting Aergo Organization in the design and construction of the Aergo platform for a full year. After a long and intensive R&D process, we are excited to finally launch our largest product to date.”
The CEO of Binance, Changpeng Zhao have shared in a recent tweet in his official Twitter account that its Binance Coin (BNB) is listed in one of the 16 default cryptocurrencies supported by the galaxy S10. The new support by Samsung Galaxy S10 indicates a major boost to the adoption of BNB where the other cryptocurrencies supported are: Pundi X Token, CosmoCoin, OmiseGo, Populou, ZRX ect,.
A unit of Samsung Group, Samsung SDS (a Internet technology solutions) has introduced a new platform that connects Ethereum blockchain and Hyperledger Fabric called as Deliver. Han Seung-yeop, a manager at Samsung SDS said “The Customs Clearance Blockchain System at Korea is based on Hyperledger Fabric, while Rotterdam Port, Netherlands using Ethereum Platform.”
Samsung’s flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S10 was unveiled recently from the some unboxing video confirmed the existence of the Blockchain Keystore app that serves as a crypto wallet for top cryptocurrencies. However one demonstration reveals that it lacks Bitcoin support. Though still there isn’t any official report on it, but many other crypto wallets have prioritized Ethereum.
Rumours regarding Enwin Wallet will be integrated with Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphone have resulted in the price of Enjin Coin (ENJ) to spike more than doubled in value. The rumours were spreading as numbers of leaked photos that show ENJ logo in the phones cryptocurrency interface. A significant increase was shown & total market cap stands around $65 million.