Browsing the "IoT" Tag

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.

network, peer-to-peer

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.

green, growth

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.


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.

Trust Your Odometer? Blockchain Test Aims to Turn Tide on Car Tampering

| Jonathan Keane

If you've ever bought a used car you'll understand why BigchainDB has developed a platform that tracks vehicle history on a blockchain.

IBM Announces Blockchain Truck-Tracking Solution

| Jonathan Keane

IBM has teamed up with Colombian logistics firm AOS to develop a solution that uses blockchain and the Internet of Things to track deliveries.

How Blockchain Tech Could Move Self-Driving Cars Into the Fast Lane

| Bailey Reutzel

With autonomous cars on the horizon, blockchain startups are eagerly building IoT systems for the fledgling industry

Consensus 2017: People and Machine Problems – Solved with Blockchain?

| Amy Castor

In sessions focused on global issues and IoT at Consensus 2017 yesterday, the possibilities and hurdles for blockchain tech took centre stage.