Bringing IoT and Blockchain to the World, Part I: On the Edge of Democratization

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Thanks to space tech, we’re closer to IoT-blockchain ubiquity for larger industries. But we must keep our eyes set on real democratization.    We’re not there yet, but good solutions are being brought to the table. From kickstarters, to startups, to unicorns — one of the universal aspects of the high-tech business is that you’re never alone in your mission….

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4 Areas Where Space-based Blockchain+IoT Can Be A Game-Changer: From Land Claim Disputes to Voter Fraud

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The Internet of Everything   As the worlds of IoT and blockchain merge, new and transformative case studies are revealed almost daily — and sometimes at global scale. Some of these are what-if revelations, while others are already ticking along. But of course, technology has always been part practical, part audacious. And as IoT and blockchain become increasingly accessible and affordable…

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Helios Wire Q&A: How Space Technology Will Supercharge IoT and Blockchain

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You are probably no stranger to the merging worlds of IoT and blockchain. But how does NewSpace factor into the equation? We recently sat down with our CEO, Scott Larson, for some tech philosophizing. Our aim? To take a closer look at space-based blockchain and IoT, and what that untraditional infrastructure means for these two powerhouse technologies. Let’s dig in.  …

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How Space-Based Blockchain Can Bring Much-Needed Security to the Internet of Things

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Security. It’s one of Maslow’s basic needs for clear reason. From our physical safety, to personal information, to our finances, to our facial features, there’s nary an aspect of life that isn’t impacted by warranted concerns over security — especially now as it relates to our data, both personal and corporate. Benevolent or not, there are scores of individuals, marketers, companies and hackers (or a…

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Space-based IoT + Blockchain: How Two Disruptive Technologies Can Democratize Connectivity and Transparency

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When game changers merge. Independently, the IoT and blockchain are both hotly tipped areas of the high tech world, already impacting government, business and media. Now, thought leaders across the globe are fanning the flames of what turns out to be a budding technological relationship. And by adding space-based IoT satellite systems into that mix, the IoT-blockchain combination is looking like a…

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Better Data, Smarter Decisions: Asset Tracking and Logistics With IoT

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“Fewer than 50% of companies currently track assets, yet logistics is one of the costliest aspects of global trade.” — IBM Logistical intelligence: raising the bar with realtime data. Even with IoT-enabled industries and applications on the rise, especially in the ranks of big business, there are not enough affordable IoT devices to serve small and medium-sized businesses, both in existing and…

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The Internet of Things is Ripe for Democratization

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The ‘Internet of Things’ is already here, and it’s about to become ubiquitous. Unlike so many other tech buzzwords, it’s one that’s currently expected to live up to the hype, and then some. In under a decade, IoT is set to trigger the next industrial revolution; one that’s already upon us, reports Business Insider Intelligence. With Big Business already scaling its IoT-enabled operations,…

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