Meanwhile, HTC Vive creator Phil Chen have been quoted as saying that the company may consider cryptocurrency as a means of payment for the upcoming multiple blockchain-powered phone. It'll sport a universal wallet and an onboard secure hardware enclave, TheNextWeb reported.
There's no doubt that HTC's trying something different compared to most other Android OEMs with Exodus, but I'm not sure this is the product that'll revitalize the company's mobile business. The phone is able to log to the blockchain with different protocols to work with different services.
The phone, revealed by The Next Web, is called Exodus.
It is worth noting that HTC is not the first to think of a blockchain powered phone - Sirin Labs' $1,000 blockchain smart phone, which was announced last September, is slated to be released in October this year.
Capitals not ruling out Nicklas Backstrom for Game 3 It was the first home game for the Capitals in a conference final in 20 years, but it didn't go well for Washington. Louis to become Tampa Bay's all-time leading playoff power-play scorer, at 25 points, per Bryan Burns .
HTC reportedly is hoping to build a native blockchain network with all Exodus phones acting as nodes to ease crypto-trading among phone users.
In other words, the Exodus device will act as a way for users to connect to a decentralized network, as well as an actual storage option for users to "carry" their cryptocurrencies. Honestly, I would find it extremely paradoxical if HTC didn't accept cryptocurrency for its blockchain-powered phone. Chen, who now holds the title of "chief decentralized officer", will head all of the firm's cryptocurrency and blockchain-related initiatives. The company said they'd like to eventually support the "entire blockchain ecosystem", and added that they'll announce new partnerships in the months to come.
In terms of specifications, the Finney blockchain phone comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor.
While HTC's phone isn't available yet, it's rumoured that the company may sell the phone in exchange for cryptocurrency. Additionally, trading in most cryptocurrencies will still incur mining fees - even on blockchain devices.
The front camera supports bokeh mode, and it also has support for studio lighting effects in a range of lighting conditions. Two of the colour variants have a dual-tone colour of blue and pink and in the images at least, looks pretty fantastic.
Four years later GSC was back, announcing a new RTS game called Cossacks 3 , and ever since the studio has been silent. The post says nothing more about the upcoming sequel or game, but you can read it over right here if you want to.
Buttler's last Test came against India 18 months ago and averages 31.36 from his 18 appearances in the longest format to date . Somerset spinner Dom Bess has also been included for the first time while Lancashire's Jimmy Anderson is also in the twelve.
Protesters burned an American flag and railed against the U.S. and Israel after emerging from Friday prayers in Tehran . And on the weekend, PM Theresa May spoke with the Iranian president to clarify the UK's position of upholding the deal.
Its director at the time Bryan Singer (X-Men), was sacked for, what he claims, looking after ill parents. Malek bares a striking resemblance to Mercury and seems to have studied his moves to a tee too.
Durham City Rugby Club, which oversees the team, said in a statement the pair suffered "non-rugby related breathing problems". The squad have played just one match out in Sri Lanka against a local club since their landing on Thursday.
Al Horford is the lynchpin of the operation with his ability to guard one through five, giving Boston a unique advantage. There are some other team-specific reasons why James would be an ideal offseason signing for the upstart 76ers.
At the event the BMW M8 GTE , a sportier and performance-focused version of the auto , will also be competing at the competition. From the sound of it, we won't see the M8 or the production 8 Series Gran Coupe just yet.
That snaps a run of eight quarters of consecutive growth, the longest Japan has achieved since the boom days of the late 1980s. On a quarter-on-quarter basis, the economy shrank 0.2% compared with growth of 0.1% at the end of 2017.
In October of 2017, over 100 companies attended an industry event related to Project Maven, according to the Defense Department. It means that a drone would be able to pick out a known terrorist in a crowd and centre any attack on that area.
Fishermen raced to the scene to help, and officials deployed police and a team from the National Disasters Relief Force. Due to sudden gales and whirl wind pools the boat lost balance and tilted one side and capsized.
Markets Right Now: Tech leads stocks lower; bond yields rise
The blue-chip Dow Jones grew by 68.24 points, with UnitedHealth and Walmart being the best-performing stocks in the index. Stocks struggled to a mixed finish on Wall Street as weakness in smaller-company stocks offset gains in large companies.
George Soros Foundation Closing Offices In Hungary
The new legislation restricts the work of NGOs that receive foreign funding, imposing a punitive 25% overhead tax on donations. Earlier against Soros and his Foundation in Hungary was launched large-scale campaign.
Mahathir says may stay as PM for 1-2 years
"There are many faults committed by the previous government, but we can not do everything in one day, so you have to be patient". Malaysia's 92-year-old new Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad says he may step down after only "one or two years" in office.
Tyronn Lue's shortcomings key in Game 1
The Boston Celtics systematically dismantled the Cleveland Cavaliers piece by piece in Game 1 of the Conference Finals series. The Celtics showed James several different looks throughout the game , switching as many as five different players on him.
Ex-Prem star Jlloyd Samuel, 37, dies in auto crash
The driver of the van, a 54-year-old man, has also sustained serious injuries and is now being treated in hospital. After spending his youth career at West Ham United and Charlton Athletic , Samuel moved to Villa in 1998.
Scotland rejects UK's Brexit bill
However even if Holyrood votes to refuse consent, Westminster can still go ahead and introduce the legislation anyway. With consent having been refused, Mr Russell will now write to Theresa May's de facto deputy, David Lidington.