Thinking out loud – Timo´s thoughts about Blockchain

In my current role at the Bosch IoT Lab, I am responsible for exploring new IoT product ideas & business fields including blockchain technology.

Thought #1

What I really like about Blockchain is the potential for enabling users and IoT devices to do P2P “value” exchange.

Thought #2

What drives me nuts about Blockchain is the hype about ICOs and trading crypto-currencies .

Thought #3

Blockchain is not just about FinTech applications, it has the potential to be a key technology in the IoT by generating a trusted link between the physical and digital world – a so-called digital twin.

More on Blockchain

How can blockchain prevent odometer fraud? Read the whole interview with Timo Gessmann.

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Generating trust in IoT: Bosch and other international companies have set up the Trusted IoT Alliance for blockchain and related technologies.

 

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