With the third quarter of 2018 almost finished, the fourth quarter brings with it a lot of optimism in terms of technical developments for our favorite cryptographic projects, as well as the performance of the market for the corresponding digital resources. In the case of IOSToken (IOST), many new developments have been eclipsed by the current bear market which has led to the total market capitalization of the encrypted market which has fallen to $ 200 billion. The digital asset of IOST has not been spared from the current decline and is currently trading at $ 0.012 after falling from comfortable levels of $ 0.017 just a few days ago.
But with the new week ahead, it's good to recapitulate the recent IOST News and why they give us more reason to be confident about the token as we enter the fourth quarter of 2018.
Latest news and IOST partnerships
IOSToken team managed to seal some partnerships in the last days.
On September 14th, the team announced via Twitter that they were in collaborating with the Code Chrysalis Offline Technology School which provides intensive training camps for engineers. IOST will work with the school to launch and offer blockchain coding courses in the near future.
On the same day, the IOST team announced that it was collaborating with Mantra to form a beneficial organization-tampering ecosystem. The announcement also stated that:
"As a public chain project, IOST also pays attention to the impact that blockchain technology will have on charitable activities and has worked hard to promote the numerous uses of blockchain. for charitable organizations
In the future, IOST will provide technical support for Mantra and will contribute to making information on the donation of Mantra and the use of funds available to the public through an information query system to create a tamper-proof system a charitable, transparent and transparent infrastructure. "
A few hours ago, the IOST team tweeted a new partnership with the team of Ginco . This company is behind one of the most famous Japanese cryptocurrency portfolios of the same name. IOST will be added to their digital wallet and will co-host an event in Tokyo with the Ginco team over the course of the year. The complete tweet that makes the announcement can be found below:
We are pleased to announce our partnership with @ginco_app one of the most popular cryptocurrency portfolios in Japan! #IOST will soon be added to their digital wallet and we will organize an event in Tokyo with their team in the near future! pic.twitter.com/Yx3ZdkOcNA
– IOStoken (@IOStoken) 15 September 2018
The IOST team also updated the community on recent technical developments. Regarding the consent protocol on the IOST network, the team corrected an error that was affecting revenue. They also added transaction cancellation endpoints and designed a voting system that has yet to be reviewed. Other technical updates included the peer-to-peer networking and the IOST virtual machine. More information on this can be found on their Medium.com page.
Tokyo Office and expansion in Japan
The team aggressively pushed for the expansion of IOST in Japan in the last two weeks. They officially opened a Tokyo IOST office in the Blink Smart Office workplace.
IOST also welcomed two new team members to their Japanese team. These include Makoto Ota, who will direct business development in the Japanese market and Kanna Sato, who will be the IOST Community Manager in Japan. Both new members of the team have experience in the startup sector in Japan and will assist in the smooth running of the country.
In conclusion, the IOST project continues to take giant steps and according to its updated roadmap. According to the same roadmap, the public testnet will be launched in the fourth quarter with the highly anticipated Mainnet launched at the beginning of 2019. Look for the most interesting IOST news to come.
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