Samsung Galaxy S10 to Support Ethereum &ERC-20

Korean T Store mobile applications marketplace officially introduced the Blockchain KeyStore and cryptowallet for the Samsung Galaxy S10
26 February 2019   636

The T Store mobile applications marketplace, managed by SKT, the largest Korean telecom provider, officially introduced the Blockchain KeyStore and cryptowallet for the Samsung Galaxy S10. This is reported by CCN.

Below are the photos of the device with the launched Samsung Blockchain Keystore application and cryptowallet. As you can see, the latter supports Ethereum and ERC20 tokens, such as Basic Attention Token (BAT) and Enjin Coin.

Photograph of Samsung Blockchain Keystore Released by T Store Featuring an Ethereum and ERC20 Wallet
Photograph of Samsung Blockchain Keystore Released by T Store Featuring an Ethereum and ERC20 Wallet

As the South Korean edition Hankyoreh notes, in addition to the ether and tokens based on it, the wallet is likely to support Bitcoin.

Recall, a few days ago, the technology giant Samsung officially confirmed the availability of private cryptocurrency keys storage in the Galaxy S10.

SK Group to Invest $10M in ConsenSys

SK Group chairman and the 3rd most wealthy man in country believes digital technologies will play an important role in the further development of the company
03 July 2019   294

SK Group has invested $ 10 million in leading Ethereum-based solutions developer ConsenSys. This is reported by the local news agency Chosun.

As noted, in his today's speech at the technology event in Seoul, the chairman of the board of SK Group and the owner of the third largest fortune ($ 3.4 billion) in South Korea Chey Tae-won expressed his interest in the blockchain technology and the tokenized economy, expressing also the opinion about the need for digitalization of approaches practiced by traditional businesses.

According to him, digital technologies will play an important role in the further development of the SK Group.

It is also reported that in February of this year, the telecommunications division of the conglomerate SK Telecom entered into a partnership agreement with Deutsche Telekom to create a blockchain solution for customer identification.

In April of this year, the media passed information that ConsenSys is going to attract $ 200 million in funding from outside investors with a market valuation of $ 1 billion. To this end, the company began distributing presentation materials to Chinese investors. They say that ConsenSys expects to receive $ 50 million in revenue this year, mainly due to contracts with corporate clients and government agencies.