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

When BigchainDB CEO Bruce Pon was working as a project manager for automaker Daimler in the mid-2000s, he envisioned...

Manufacturing Giant Midea Wants to Put Bitcoin Miners in Household Appliances

Midea Group, a major manufacturer of electrical appliances in China, is seeking to patent a method for mining bitcoin...

Tencent Taps Intel’s Hardware for IoT Blockchain Solution

Chinese internet conglomerate Tencent announced a blockchain research partnership with multinational tech corporation Intel at a conference yesterday. The...

1.6 Million Attacks: Kaspersky Reveals Data on Crypto Mining Malware

More than 1.65 million computers were targeted by cryptocurrency mining malware attacks in the first eight months of...

Cisco Seeks to Protect Blockchain System for IoT Device Tracking

Tech conglomerate Cisco Systems has proposed a blockchain system to track Internet of Things (IoT) devices. In an application released...

Can Blockchain Save Us from the Internet’s Original Sin?

Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk’s advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at...

More Blockchain Pilots Needed, Says US Treasury Official

A government official involved in the US Treasury’s investigation of distributed ledgers is pushing for further testing of...

Enterprise Blockchain May Be Ready for Its Breakout

It turns out, last year’s mantra “make blockchain real” was little more than wishful thinking. Instead of the increased...

Ford Patent Envisions Car-to-Car Crypto Transactions

A new patent awarded to Ford suggests the U.S. automaker is considering the use of cryptocurrency to let...

China’s State Electricity Firm Eyes Blockchain for Internet of Energy

China State Grid Corporation, the country’s state-owned electricity utility monopoly, is looking to blockchain technology to advance its...