Internet of Things News
The internet of things (IOT) is a concept of a network built with connections between many physical deviсes, such as vehicles, houses and other objects, powered by some type of software. The number of IOT-capable devices is increasing and sustainable connections between them can largely accelerate the integration of physical items into the current internet system. The IOT definition of “things” refers to a variety of devices such as heart monitors, live-streaming cameras, biochips and many others. The Internet of things is one of the main fields of study and development process. The Internet of things has a place for the implementation of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology to validate data, hastening its transition and making a payment system for transactions within the network. Many experts are concerned about IOT’s security and anonymity problems, as IOT could hold even more private information than the present internet.
Chrysalis is barely a week away from going live.
IOTA Revs Its Engines for Mainnet Upgrade Launch
Iota Foundation expects to remove network Coordinator and become a “fully decentralized network” by Q1 2021.
Iota Enters First Phase to Become ‘Fully Decentralized Network’ by 2021
Tencent Holdings aims to bolster blockchain technology development across China as part of a $70 billion investment in fintech.
WeChat Invests $70 Billion in Fintech, Including Blockchain and AI
The Linux Foundation has launched the ToIP Foundation, a new cross-industry coalition that aims to provide a trusted exchange of data over the internet.
Mastercard and R3 Join Linux Foundation’s New Data Privacy Project
US government decides to foster 5G and IoT technologies over defense lobby’s objections.
Controversial Decision by US Gov Could Lead to Mobile Blockchain Development
Regulators should aim to influence public behavior rather than rule with an iron fist when it comes to emerging industries such as blockchain, a new paper argue...
Expert Says New Blockchain Regulation Should ‘Nudge’ Rather Than Push
IOTA announced Chrysalis, an intermediate upgrade before the Coordicide that will add important features such as reusable addresses and IOTA-based tokens.
IOTA Focuses on Immediate Adoption with Chrysalis Upgrade