Ford To Use Cryptocurrency For Car-To-Car Communication System

Announcements, News | March 30, 2018 By:

Detroit-based car maker Ford Motors has been granted a patent by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for a crypto-fueled technology designed to facilitate “vehicle-to-vehicle cooperation to marshal traffic.”

According to the patent, the intended utility of the new technology is the alleviation of traffic congestion through communication between vehicles to facilitate the cooperative coordination of “platoons” of vehicles.