US Military's DARPA Program Hops on the 'Blockchain Not Bitcoin' Bandwagon

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The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is seeking to get a better understanding of permissionless blockchains, but Bitcoin does not appear to be invited to the party. To achieve this enhanced insight into blockchain technology, the US Department of Defense agency has sent out a request for information (RFI) on permissionless distributed consensus protocols, specifically touching on...

US DARPA Takes Blockchain for Military Use

The research unit of the US Department of Defense has been working to fund efforts to find out if blockchain technology could help secure highly sensitive data, with potential applications for everything from nuclear weapons to military satellites. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) which acts to make pivotal investments in breakthrough technologies for national security, has...

US Military Seeks Its Own Secure Blockchain Messaging System

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Secured messaging has become crucially important. Blackberry used to be known for it, but the user needed their hardware. WhatsApp is more functional, but still requires a centralized, fallible infrastructure. Enter blockchain and DARPA... If you were to look up Topic # SB162-004 SBIR/ STTR Web Portal (I do not know why you ever would...) you find an interesting description of a secure messaging...

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