The United Nations Office for Project Services will pilot the IOTA Foundation's tangle technology to try and streamline work processes.
One of the largest crypto assets has been under fire for its technical decisions, with some developers even branding IOTA the coin they love to hate.
Instead, we may have something that does what a blockchain does, only faster, cheaper and scalable. It'll look more like a graph than a linear chain.
A commissioner of Taiwan's capital city said it's working with the IOTA Foundation to develop a Digital Citizen Card using the Tangle ID system.
Having leapt up to fourth place in the cryptocurrency rankings, IOTA's prices are today witnessing what is a likely short-term slump.
IOTA's price has tanked since an MIT researcher revealed that code vulnerabilities had led to a patch for the widely-touted cryptocurrency.
If you've ever bought a used car you'll understand why BigchainDB has developed a platform that tracks vehicle history on a blockchain.
Another blockchain startup has announced it will no longer use bitcoin for its micropayments processing.
Is there a need for a use-case specific blockchain in IoT? Some companies believe that the idea is compelling.