Walmart files patent for blockchain drones

The retail giant Walmart has filed a patent application for a drone-to-drone communications protocol using blockchain technology. The solution would encrypt parameters of one drone and store that information on a blockchain to deliver to a second drone. The patented technology would be able to detect when the second drone is close to the first drone and act accordingly by “retrieving the encrypted operational parameters of the first drone from the block of the […]

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