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Rakuten Opens Up a Blockchain Lab in the UK

The Japanese Company will join the increasing number of corporations investigating the uses of Blockchain Technologies. The Japanese e-commerce firm Rakuten has announced plans to launch a Blockchain technology laboratory located in the United Kingdom, the strategic move comes after Rakuten acquired human talent –and former employees– of the bitcoin startup Bitnet. Stephen McNamara and Fergal Downey will join the Rakuten Blockchain Lab (R.B.L.) offices in Belfast. The official press release, reads: …
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