From where we are today, it’s hard to imagine all the business models that will become possible...
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Self-driving cars as marketplace for micropayments
The „Grand Challenge“ of MOBI
Autonomous vehicles could create their own marketplace for micropyments which could increase transportation security, and is more ecological and more efficient. VentureBeat states that data which is being collected by autonomous cars could be extremely interesting for connected machines and sensors – plus there are profitable. Digital currencies and blockchain functionalities could foster that new „machine-to-machine-economy“ according to the Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative (MOBI).