West Virginia says 144 people voted using mobile blockchain app
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
The summit was hosted by Gov. Asa Hutchinson and IBM and included a number of Arkansas-based companies and universities.