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How IOTA is enabling Industry 4.0

Quite recently, one of the world’s biggest industrial fairs (Hannover Messe, Germany) ended and it was centered around one big topic: http://www.hannovermesse.de/home Industry 4.0 plus the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT, which links the trends mentioned above) with Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) being the driving force. Why is that? In a nutshell, it makes production a lot faster, cheaper and more secure. This is common sense among all the big (and small) players of the industrial sector and is also the reason…

IOTA Trinity Wallet Update – 30th April

Here's this week's update on the work completed by the Trinity team:Cross-platform- Updated: Greater test coverage - Updated: Additional translation strings - Updated: Additional work on node quorum - Updated: Minor code refactor - Fixed: Missing snapshot transition error strings - Fixed: Missing manual promotion error stringsMobile- Updated: Adds greater translation coverage - Updated: Improves manual promotion/rebroadcast UX - Fixed: Random inactivity timer logouts - Fixed: Ensures iOS jailbreak…

The FUJITSU Digital Transformation Center Munich brings co-creation to Germany

The FUJITSU Digital Transformation Center Munich is the first platform for international co-creation outside of Japan. But what can co-creation do and how does it work in the new center? We attended the opening and talked to the Fujitsu experts and co-creation workshop participants about the many opportunities for creative , interdisciplinary collaboration . Co-creation in the digital transformation Duncan Tait, CEO, SEVP Head of America and EMEIA  at Fujitsu, talks about digital transformation and the opportunities of…

IOTA and IOTA applications help save our planet and create a more peaceful world

Besides the very many important uses of IOTA, such asMobility and automotive Global trade and supply chains e-Health Intelligent energy Layer for other cryptocurrencieswhich are absolutely important for IOTA and which also accompanies the “public IOTA project”, the focus should now be on a higher level. It’s about how IOTA can help solve big global problems. In this context, mention should be made of climate change and global cooperation IOTA helps to stop climate change Especially in terms of energy…

The April 29, 2018 IOTA Snapshot and IRI 1.4.2.4: Behind the Scenes

Next Snapshot: April 29, 2018 @ 16:00 UTC Network Restart: April 29, 2018 @ 23:00 UTCSnapshots are described briefly in our FAQ, but the IRI team wanted to take this snapshot as an opportunity to explain in more detail exactly how the process works, and how our node operating community can help. For an excellent overview of how to prepare and update for snapshots as an IOTA wallet user, please refer to Ralf’s excellent blog post from the previous snapshot. Specifically, we will cover:What happens before, during,…

The April 29, 2018 IOTA Snapshot and IRI 1.4.2.4: Behind the Scenes

Snapshots are described briefly in our FAQ, but the IRI team wanted to take this snapshot as an opportunity to explain in more detail exactly how the process works, and how our node operating community can help. For an excellent overview of how to prepare and update for snapshots as an IOTA wallet user, please refer to Ralf’s excellent blog post from the previous snapshot. Specifically, we will cover:What happens before, during, and after a snapshot; and How you as an IOTA node operator can prepare, validate, and…

Fognet development update #1

Since winning the IOTA Flash Channel competition a couple months ago, we have had many people reach out to us asking about how to get involved, or just expressing their excitement for the project! This feedback has really validated our belief that an alternative, decentralized network is valuable for society. Yesterday we had a great time sharing our work at a Meetup here in Seattle. Here is an update of some things we have been working on:Guiding PrinciplesThere are a plethora of choices that one needs to make in the…

Peter Willemsen interview: the mind behind IOTA Ledger Nano

IH: Tell us a bit about your tech background as short presentation.PW: I started learning to code when I was 13 years old. Three years later I started working on larger projects for small businesses and family. I think that after that, a hobby that went out of hand became my full-time business. After that I did and learned whatever I liked, whether it be web or game development, machine learning to cryptography and decentralized architectures (like IOTA). It was never about money, I think that if it was, it wouldn’t…

Trinity Wallet Update – 23rd April

An important takeaway from this update: If you run a node and would like to use it with Trinity, please ensure you support HTTPS. Cross-platform Updated: Minor code refactoring Updated: Greater test coverage Updated: Add additional https-supporting nodes to node list Fixed: Display alert if attach to tangle is unavailable when manually promoting Mobile: New: Prevent text from being available to iOS Universal Clipboard on copy New: Enable Automatic Reference Counting and protect against stack smashing Fixed: Issue…

Big Data, IOTA and a great application in machine tool engineering

The Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL) of RWTH Aachen University is currently researching the “Internet of Production” — the core of the Industrial Internet of Things, which paves the way for a future era of production. A few weeks ago, the chief engineer of WZL’s Chair for Manufacturing Technology, Dr.-Ing. Daniel Trauth, spoke with Markus Gebhardt from the „public IOTA Project“ on the processes and visions in the use of IOTA in fineblanking. It was also agreed that the „public IOTA Project“ would…

A new paradigm: Decentralize the local economy

A new paradigm: Decentralize the local economy The last few years have changed the perspective from which we are observing the world.Many breakthroughs, that for a long time were thought to be impossible, as if they were mere science fiction fantasies, are now progressively coming to life. Newspapers and Twitter accounts talk everyday about chimps being cloned, self driving cars, humans going soon to Mars (after electric cars have been shot in that direction) or robots taking citizenships.…

IOTA Partners with InnoEnergy on Smart Energy Community

IOTA, InnoEnergy together with ÖBO and ElaadNL team up to demonstrate the IOTA Tangle on a smart community testbed to explore new business model for e-mobility and smart community energy marketsBerlin, Germany, April 2018 — The IOTA Foundation (IOTA) and InnoEnergy Scandinavia (InnoEnergy) signed a Memorandum of Understanding coming into effect this month. The two parties will collaborate on the development of smart community solutions and business model innovation.InnoEnergy, the innovation engine for sustainable…

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