Browsing the "IoT" Tag

The Startup Behind Ethereum’s Infamous DAO Has Been Acquired

| Daniel Kuhn

Blockchains.com steps into the internet of things with the with the acquisition of slock.it

The Elk Is a Tiny Prototyping Board for Building Blockchain-Connected Devices

| John Biggs

Elk aims to make it easy to connect hardware devices to blockchains and control electronic components or accept payments.

FCC Eyes Blockchain to Better Manage Scarce Wireless Spectrums

| Daniel Palmer

The FCC could one day use blockchain to monitor and manage wireless spectrums to support the growing requirements of the internet of things.

Blockchain Startup Filament Joins IoT Research Project Backed By Nevada

| Stan Higgins

Filament, a blockchain hardware startup, is now working on the University of Nevada, Reno's autonomous vehicle project.

IBM Blockchain Assists Groundwater Pilot in Drought-Prone California

| Yogita Khatri

IBM and two other organizations will marry blockchain and IoT to help manage groundwater usage in an "at-risk" Californian aquifer.

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Adoption of Blockchain to Secure IoT Doubled in 2018, Says Gemalto

| Yogita Khatri

The use of blockchain technology to help secure internet of things data, services and devices doubled last year, Gemalto research suggests.

Bitcoin’s Proof-of-Work Can Be Made More Efficient, IBM Research Claims

| Ian Allison

Scientists from IBM Research claim they've found a way to reshape blockchain architectures for energy-constrained internet of things devices.

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2018: Another Growth Year for Blockchain

| Oliver Bussmann

Think 2017 was a fluke? Not according to blockchain advisor Oliver Bussmann who makes the case next year will see further growth.

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Foxconn Backs $16 Million Series B for Bitcoin Startup Abra

| Marc Hochstein

Abra founder Bill Barhydt now envisions that bitcoin micropayments and smart contracts, combined with IoT, can underpin a new type of consumer credit.

Cisco Seeks to Protect Blockchain System for IoT Device Tracking

| Nikhilesh De

In a new patent filing, tech giant Cisco describes a blockchain management system for monitoring Internet of Things devices on a network.