Published on August 3rd, 2018 | by bitcoin0
Walmart patent application states information in regards to blockchain – managed smart appliances
U.S. retail giant Walmart has applied for another patent, which describes the management of smart appliances using blockchain technology, according to an application published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office August 2.
The application outlines systems and methods for managing a smart appliances such as a desktop or server computer, a kiosk, a tabletop device, or more portable computing devices, such as a wearable or gaming devices, laptop computers, or portable media players.
In order to manage more smart appliances, the blockchain server network considers support of an Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem.
In recent months, the retail corporation has applied for a number of blockchain-powered systems, such as “secure” delivery management system.
Walmart has actively pursued various methods of blockchain applications for their food supply chain, medical sector, customer marketplace, and energy consumption management system.