Paris, France, – July 30th, 2019 – ARK.io a leading blockchain technology provider has today announced that its blockchain technology has been selected to power the nOS virtual operating system.
The announcement details how the nOS virtual operating system, which provides web apps with a powerful solution to implement new and innovative business models, alongside a decentralized app store, will launch their public blockchain testnet in September, utilizing ARK’s blockchain technology.
Originally issued as a NEO NEP-5 smart contract token, nOS searched for a blockchain framework solution that provided modularity, scalability, speed, and ease of development before ultimately selecting ARK.
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