Mastercard’s Blockchain ‘Can Run the Whole of Its Network’, Says Mastercard’s Vice Chair

Mastercard's blockchain "can run the whole" of its network mentioned Ann Cairns, Mastercard's vice chair, at the Money20/20 conference, reported Cointelegraph on June 4. Cairns mentioned during her speech at the conference that Mastercard had voluntarily decided to create a blockchain integration “at scale" while focusing on identifying "real important use cases". During the conference, she … Continue reading Mastercard’s Blockchain ‘Can Run the Whole of Its Network’, Says Mastercard’s Vice Chair

Mastercard Wants to Reduce the Time for a New Node to Be Active on The Blockchain

Mastercard wants to reduce the time for a new node to be active on the blockchain with a fast navigation system, reported Coindesk on April 30. The main goal of the payment giant's project is to enhance the speed for a new node to be participating on the blockchain, since "a blockchain may store thousands, … Continue reading Mastercard Wants to Reduce the Time for a New Node to Be Active on The Blockchain

Mastercard Will Hire More Blockchain Specialists

Payment Giant Mastercard announced Thursday that it will hire 175 new technology developers such as blockchain specialists, reported Coindesk on April 13. The new additions to the company will work in Ireland at Mastercard's office in Leopardstown, the same city in which Mastercard Labs headquarter is located. The new members will work on finding more efficient … Continue reading Mastercard Will Hire More Blockchain Specialists