SoftBank to Develop Cross-Carrier Blockchain Payments With IBM Tech

SoftBank is teaming up with IBM to develop cross-carrier blockchain solutions, with the focus on technologies that will allow smartphone users to make local payments when traveling overseas and roaming. According to an Oct. 22 announcement, SoftBank said it will be working with IBM as well as blockchain startup TBCASoft that develops cross-carrier blockchain networks in […]

Continue Reading

Japan’s Second-Richest Man Bet Massively on Bitcoin. He Lost $130 Million

By CCN.com: Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son made a huge bet on bitcoin at the top of the market. And lost. The SoftBank Founder reportedly cut a loss of $130 million of his own money by mis-timing the historic cryptocurrency bubble in late 2017. It is not known exactly how much Masayoshi Son, worth an estimated […]

Continue Reading