The US-based internet retailer overstock.com has launched a blockchain Research and Development center in Ireland. The new center is located in “IDA’s flagship North West business park in Sligo” and this move has cost the company over €1 million ($1.1 million). Besides blockchain, the center will be also focused on developing innovations in the e-commerce and machine learning spaces. It is expected to make its 100th Irish hire before the end of this year. Currently it employs 80 technologists.Join to our Telegram channel HYIP.com to be always up-to-date with the latest news of the cryptocurrency space.“North West is a great place to do business and build high performance software development teams. The combination of a diverse career path and a cutting edge tech environment has resonated with the techies who continue to join our team,” Overstock vice-president David Kenny said.