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West Virginia says 144 people voted using mobile blockchain app

by Benjamin Freed • 1 week ago

Overseas residents like active-duty military members were able to cast their ballots in this year's election using the blockchain-backed Voatz mobile app.

Blockchain investor wants to build a conceptual city in the middle of the Nevada desert

by Jared Beinart • 2 weeks ago

Jeffrey Berns bought 67,000 acres of land to build an experimental city in which every facet of life incorporates distributed ledger technology.

'Internet of things' poised for greatest impact, local IT leaders say

by Public Technology Institute • 1 month ago

IoT, artificial intelligence, blockchain and autonomous systems top the list of most impactful emerging technologies for local government, according to a new infographic from the Public Technology Institute.

Blockchain-enabled voting has started in West Virginia

by Benjamin Freed • 2 months ago

The state's overseas voters started casting ballots using a mobile app that runs on the decentralized ledger last Friday.

West Virginia to offer mobile, blockchain-based ballots to its overseas voters in November

by Benjamin Freed • 3 months ago

The state is expanding on a two-county test during its May primary, despite the misgivings of election security advocates.

'Blockchain Revolution' guide calls for federal working group, regulatory sandbox

by Ryan Johnston • 4 months ago

Getting every state coordinated on the recordkeeping technology might be "impossible," but a new guide presents a potential framework to get governments started.

West Virginia may offer blockchain-based ballots to all of its overseas voters this November

by Benjamin Freed • 4 months ago

The state, which tested the technology in two counties during the May primary, is waiting on the results of a post-election audit, despite pointed critics of online voting.

Delaware inks $738,000 blockchain contract with IBM

by Benjamin Freed • 4 months ago

The resulting work could lay the groundwork for a new corporate filing system as the state renews its interest in the emerging record-keeping technology.

'Blockchain for Arkansas' summit shows off food-safety platform that uses decentralized records

by Ryan Johnston • 5 months ago

The summit was hosted by Gov. Asa Hutchinson and IBM and included a number of Arkansas-based companies and universities.

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