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Walmart Looks to Blockchain for Better Package Tracking
A new patent filing finds retail giant Walmart seeking to utilize blockchain technology to solve problems when scheduling deliveries.
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Walmart Patent Eyes Crypto Payments for Power Supply Precision
Retail giant Walmart is exploring a way to let households manage their electricity bills with prepayments in cryptocurrency.
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Walmart Looks to Blockchain for Retail Product Resales
A newly-released Walmart patent application outlines a digital resale marketplace placed on a blockchain.
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Walmart Patent Envisions Blockchain-Powered Delivery Fleets
A patent application submitted by Walmart proposes to use autonomous vehicles with a blockchain-based authentication system for package delivery.
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Walmart Wants to Store Payment Data On a Blockchain
A pair of Walmart patent applications discuss encrypting payment information using a blockchain.
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Walmart Wants Blockchain to Make Shipping 'Smarter'
Walmart is seeking a patent for a "smart package" that would use blockchain technology to track physical goods through their shipping journey.
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DC Blockchain Hearing Sees Call for Congressional Commission
The House Committee on Science, Space and Technology seemed excited about blockchain's applications after Wednesday's hearing.
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US Congress to Hold Blockchain Hearing on Valentine's Day
Two U.S. House of Representatives subcommittees will hold a hearing next week on applications for blockchain technology.
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Walmart, JD.com Back Blockchain Food Tracking Effort in China
Retail giants Walmart and JD.com are among several companies backing a new blockchain effort in China focused on food safety and traceability.
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Walmart, Kroger & Nestle Team with IBM Blockchain to Fight Food Poisoning
A new consortium being spearheaded by IBM is seeking to use blockchain to improve global food safety – and cut costs for suppliers.
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