August 02 - 11:08
Walmart keen to patent its own cryptocurrency
Walmart has filed a patent for its own digital currency in the mould of Facebook's Libra. The patent was published on August 1st, with the cryptocurrency set to be tied to a regular currency. Walmart also stated that it could be redeemed and converted to store cash, or could even be spent anywhere. The retail chain has a number of other ongoing projects involving blockchain.
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