Roman Koshlyak, CEO of Troider and a former Facebook engineer, has prepared a petition asking NASA to „create Bitcoin wallets for Curiosity and Opportunity and put private keys on Mars”. It would allow the first-ever interplanetary money transfer.
Paris-based French Bank BNP Paribas, the third largest bank in the world and the 18th largest corporation with 189,000 staff in 74 countries, completed its first real-time Blockchain payment this week.
Walmart, the American supermarket chain, has announced a testing phase of new Blockchain technology responsible for tracking produce in U.S. stores and pork in China.
Reports say that ICAP, UK-based electronic dealer broker and provider of post trade risk services, started using Blockchain-powered solution to handle Forex trades.
According to the Ethereum blog, the leak affected about 16.5k users including public and private messages, hashed passwords, email addresses, usernames, IP addresses and profile information.