A Bitcoin Wallet Is Orbiting the Earth at 5 Miles Per Second
Bitcoin is flying (super) high thanks to SpaceChain's new space-based wallet.
From funding exploration to satellite-based bitcoin mining, the worlds of space and blockchain technology have many overlaps.
The experiment was to trial payments for the internet of things in a "fully decentralized way," said Umar Farooq.
Eth 2.0 deposits hit a record high last month, and now the first Ethereum node has launched into outer space where it now resides aboard the ISS.
U.K.-based SpaceChain beat 13 other national applicants to secure the funding.
Villanova’s project is slated for liftoff on Nov. 20 from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.