eCommerce leader JD.com launches Blockchain startup accelerator

posted 4 months ago
JD.com, one of China's largest e-commerce platforms, is launching an accelerator program to foster the development of blockchain-focused startups.

According to an announcement today, the program, starting in March and dubbed "AI Catapult," aims to incubate young blockchain firms, helping them scale their applications through integration with JD.com's various businesses in China, which include but are not limited to industries such as e-commerce and logistics.

JD.com said it has already signed up firms which offer a wide range of services from database to payment and identity platforms.
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