📍Largest software maker Microsoft has patented a new mining system with which users can earn cryptocurrency during physical and mental activity – users will receive rewards for watching ads and playing sports.
📍Spanish banking giant Santander plans to launch a payment solution based on RippleNet technology in the Mexican market in 2020. This was announced by the company in an annual report for the US SEC.
📍Among the decrease in the cryptocurrency market on Twitter, the number of altcoin references has sharply decreased – indicators have reached a three-year low. So, on March 29, Ripple was mentioned 1946 times, while in January of this year this figure reached 6000–7000 per day.
📍American mining company Riot Blockchain fears serious failures in the mining process in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic. About this company writes in a report to the SEC. Riot Blockchain reports that all its employees were quarantined, and supply chains were violated due to the closure of factories and imposed transport restrictions.