Bitcoin Daily: Indian Auto Manufacturer Calls For Blockchain Solutions; SEC Accuses ICO Incubator Of Violating Securities Laws

Bitcoin Daily: Indian Auto Manufacturer Calls For Blockchain Solutions; SEC Accuses ICO Incubator Of Violating Securities Laws

 

Indian auto manufacturing giant Tata Motors has launched its AutoMobility Collaboration Network 2.0, a platform that will help develop a center of AutoMobility innovation via partnerships for new technologies and/or business models.

The company is looking for blockchain solutions for automotive, parking marketplace, NLP native chatbot, demand prediction algorithm, real-time monitoring of fuel quality (BSVI) and authenticating genuine spare parts.

“The automotive industry is undergoing a rigorous transformation phase with new and advanced technologies in manufacturing, digitization solutions to optimize the operations and supply-chain, innovative and advanced product technologies and disruptive business/service models for engaging the customer and other related stakeholders,” said Shailesh Chandra, president of Electric Mobility Business & Corporate Strategy for Tata Motors, in a press release .

In other news, Opolis has revealed that it received a grant from MakerDAO that will be used to integrate its Dai cryptocurrency into its decentralized employer ecosystem for payroll and benefits.

“Opolis is offering the best solution we’ve seen yet that can provide the security and benefits usually restricted to traditional workplaces,” said Richard Brow, head of Community Development for MakerDAO, according to Coin Desk . “Maker is looking forward to seeing how Dai can help de-risk this emerging workforce.”

Meanwhile, Farmer Connect has announced a blockchain partnership with the Colombian Coffee Growers Federation, ITOCHU Corporation, the J.M. Smucker Company, Jacobs Douwe Egberts, RGC Coffee, Beyers Koffie and Sucafina so that coffee that travels across the supply chain can be tracked and traced in near real time.

“Global coffee prices recently hit the lowest price […]