• Meet the First Major Blockchain-Powered Smartphone on the Market

    22 days ago - By Fortune

    HTC launched a new blockchain -powered smartphone, “EXODUS 1,” Tuesday morning. The phone is the first of its kind-but don't expect to see it on shelves alongside other mobile devices.
    The EXODUS 1 is wholly dedicated to blockchain encryption-all the way to how consumers initially order the device: The smartphone can only be purchased using Bitcoin or Ethereum. It will cost 0.15 Bitcoin or 4.78 Ethereum.
    "It's been both 10 years since the launch of the first Android phone by HTC and nearly 10 years since the launch of Bitcoin and the Genesis Block. EXODUS 1 is a foundational element of the...
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  • HTC launches its blockchain-focused phone, but you can only buy it in cryptocurrency

    HTC launches its blockchain-focused phone, but you can only buy it in cryptocurrency

    22 days ago - By CNBC

    HTC's blockchain-based Exodus 1 smartphone comes with a secluded area kept separate from the Android operating system it runs on to keep a customer's cryptocurrency safe.
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  • HTC opens up early access to its blockchain phone

    HTC opens up early access to its blockchain phone

    22 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    After months of talk, HTC's blockchain phone is finally arriving - albeit in limited quantities. The hardware maker announced today at a crypto conference in Berlin that it's opening up access to an early version the Exodus 1 handset to “cryptographers and developers from all over the world” through its official site.
    Of course, “early version” implies that we're not dealing with anything final here. Add to that the fact that the phone isn't expected to actually ship until December, and the thing doesn't really feel all that much more real than it did a few months back. Still, if you...
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  • HTC's blockchain phone Exodus 1 on sale, but can only be bought with cryptocurrencies

    HTC's blockchain phone Exodus 1 on sale, but can only be bought with cryptocurrencies

    22 days ago - By Venture Beat

    HTC's blockchain phone Exodus 1 is now available for purchase, but customers can only pay with Bitcoin or Ethereum: 0.15 BTC or 4.78 ETH.
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