07/12/19 06:34 UTC-5

IBM has filed a patent for blockchain technology to prevent package theft

OtherIBM has filed a patent for a new blockchain tool
IBM has filed a patent for a new blockchain tool

IBM decided to use blockchainBlockchain
is a continuous and sequential block chain of information (digital linked list). When building a blockchain, copies of related blocks are simultaneously stored on multiple computers.Details
and drones to counter package theft. For its development, she has already filed a patent with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). 


Innovative tool

All parcels will be equipped with altimeters that will give an alarm if the direction of the drone goes beyond the specified criteria. The altitude of the drone will be monitored using the IoT altimeter, replenishing data in the blockchain platform, cryptocurrency news reports. After signaling, the device using GPS will send accurate data on the location of the package and it can be easily tracked.

With its tool, IBM aims to increase the use of drones and increase online purchases, while overcoming the risk of theft of packages on the way of delivery to customers.

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