IOTA and Linux Foundation partner for “edge computing” project – Yahoo Finance


IOTA, and the Linux Foundation, the team behind the developer-friendly operating system, have joined forces, according to a blog post. Combined, they will work to integrate IOTA into LF Edge, Linux’s platform for edge computing.” data-reactid=”19″>The internet-of-things cryptocurrency IOTA, and the Linux Foundation, the team behind the developer-friendly operating system, have joined forces, according to a blog post. Combined, they will work to integrate IOTA into LF Edge, Linux’s platform for edge computing.

DAG, a type of blockchain that does away with mining, using a system known as “gossiping” to move transactions through the network. But is its partnership with Linux a breakthrough for blockchain, or just another round of crypto hype? ” data-reactid=”23″>IOTA’s aim is to combine the “Internet of Things”—think smart fridges and Fitbits—with blockchain technology. IOTA promises more scalability by using a DAG, a type of blockchain that does away with mining, using a system known as “gossiping” to move transactions through the network. But is its partnership with Linux a breakthrough for blockchain, or just another round of crypto hype?

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