Lenovo Group is among the latest mobile phone makers in Asia to rush to market with a smartphone that uses blockchain, Asia Times reports, citing a Chinese-language article in The Paper. Lenovo’s recently unveiled Lenovo S5 model uses blockchain in its “Z-space” encrypted secure payments technology. It joins Sichuan Changhong Electric, which earlier this month debuted its R8 model, which the company touts as the world’s first blockchain mobile device. Read more here.

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