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CDCROP: Deflated Helium balloons (Peter Cade/Getty Images)
Helium, Building Out Mobile Network, Plans to Give Free Trials to Solana Phone Users
Under the agreement, Saga phones sold in the U.S. will get a 30-day free subscription to Helium Mobile.
CDCROP: Deflated Helium balloons (Peter Cade/Getty Images)

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MachineFi Lab Raises $10M to Incentivize IoT Data Collection for Web 3
Samsung Next was among the backers of the round, which pushed MachineFi to a $100 million valuation.
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Crabs caught using Helium-powered tracking devices. (Jameson Buffmire)
A Use Case You Can Eat: California Crabs Tracked by Helium Network
The Helium Network is a crypto-powered network of Internet hotspots, but it has saved one amateur fisherman thousands of dollars on crab pots every year.
Crabs caught using Helium-powered tracking devices. (Jameson Buffmire)

The Helium network's coverage map (explorer.helium.com)
Helium Miners From Lisbon to Miami Say It's Location, Location, Location
The miners are going to great lengths to construct the best possible location for their hotspots to reap optimal rewards.
The Helium network's coverage map (explorer.helium.com)

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Blockchain IoT Market to Be Worth $5.8B by 2026: Study
The study by Research Dive projects a compound annual growth rate of 91.5% from 2018.
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IoT Privacy Company IoTeX Is Envisioning the Future of NFTs
“Proof of Presence” is one way NFTs could evolve.
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JPMorgan Carried Out 'Nerdy' Test of Blockchain Payments in Space, Exec Says
The experiment was to trial payments for the internet of things in a "fully decentralized way," said Umar Farooq.
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Helium Wireless Network Approves New Hard Cap for HNT Token Emissions
Adding a token hard-cap and introducing "halvenings" will make HNT tokenomics easier to understand, say project contributors.
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Binance-Backed Blockchain Auditing Firm Partners With Hdac to Track Internet-of-Things Devices
Auditing firm CertiK is working with Hdac to record Internet of Things devices on a blockchain.
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Vodafone Enlists Blockchain Nonprofit for Tracking Renewable Energy Use in Europe
Vodafone and Energy Web are using SIM cards and blockchain to build more nimble renewable power grids.
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