Blockchain Electricity Project Unites S. Korean Ministry of Science, KEPCO

Announcements, Blockchain, Innovation | December 6, 2017 By:

South Korea’s Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (MSIP) and Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) have developed a blockchain-based system for neighborhood electricity trading and electric vehicle (EV) charging. The goal of the project is to provide relief to businesses or households that face heavy electricity bills.


Monero Accepted By Mariah Carey, G-Eazy and More For Online Shopping

Announcements, Now Accepting | December 6, 2017 By:

Privacy-focused cryptocurrency Monero has launched Project Coral Reef, a new online shopping initiative where 45 musicians and five online stores will accept the cryptocurrency as payment this holiday season.

The initiative was created by serial entrepreneur and Monero fan Naveen Jain and Monero lead maintainer Riccardo “fluffypony” Spagni to elevate the awareness and viability of using Monero in everyday consumer transactions.