Recently, the VeChain Foundation announced via a blog post that the blockchain project has been chosen by the largest telecom firm in Japan – NTT DoCoMo, to be among the first partners for the 5G Open Partner Program. 5G is a high capacity/speed network service which the telecom giant plans to materialize its industry usage in 2020.
5G Open Partner Program – The Goal Of NTT DoCoMo
The telecom giant said that its ultimate goal is to enrich and enhance their present data services capacity within supply chain management, traceability, and mobile devices for their users. With their present effort to bring traceability use-cases in Japan into their ecosystem, the 5G Open Partner Program will add more value to the presence of VeChain (VET) in the region.
VeChain (VET) See Increased Online Searches – Google Trends
A member of the VeChain (VET) community on Reddit observed the increased amount of searches regarding the blockchain project on Google. On the 13th of August, the digital currency saw a massive increase in search queries, this means that as the market turmoil increases, more traders and investors might be searching for alternatives or other good investment option for the future.
Also, the blockchain recently completed its token migration phase, and this can also affect the popularity of the project. The community of the blockchain project responded positively to this news and they showed how excited and happy they were all over the platform.
With VeChain (VET) being part of the 5G Open Partner Program and the recent stats revealed by Google Trends, the blockchain could gain more popularity and adoption in the short-term.
VeChain (VET) Price Today – VET / USD
At the time of writing, VeChain (VET) is trading at $0.007924 after an increase of less than one percent over the past twenty-four hours. The digital currency currently boasts of a market cap of $439.41 million and a trading volume of $17.27 million over the past twenty-four hours.