IOTA Headlines: carIOTA II Test Trip, ElaadNL Charging Station and Pluralsight Training Course
IOTA Keeps Growing – eToro Listing, First Charging Station is Released and Training Course is Available
IOTA is growing and moving forward with new exciting and amazing projects. During the last days, IOTA is showing an interesting growth, for example, the first charging station allowing charging and paying through IOTA has been released. Moreover, its training course gets available on one of the biggest learning platforms available known as Pluralsight and carIOTA II went on a test trip. If that was not enough, IOTA is now being listed on eToro.
IOTA Charging Station and carIOTA II
IOTA and the team behind it have been working in order to make new developments and achieve adoption. For example, IOTA got listed on Upbit as it launched the IOTA hub for easier and smooth exchange integration.
At the same time, IoTA Austria uploaded pictures on Twitter showing the carIOTA II going for a test trip.
— IoTA Austria (@iota_at) August 19, 2018
According to a Redditor, the car has DevIOTA’s full node software Hercules running using a raspberry pi. The intention is to connect the node to the car in order for the data to be stored securely on the tangle.
It is important to mention that the first charging station in the world has been released by ElaadNL. This allows users to charge and pay using IOTA in a machine-to-machine manner.
That means that a public area of the Netherlands will have a charging island, two charging lanterns, a fast charger, and a battery. At the moment, and according to ElaadNL, the charging station does not need a communication protocol or back office to operate. It works in a completely autonomous way.
Alisa Maas, Head of Mobility at IOTA Foundation commented on the matter:
“IOTA is thrilled to see ElaadNL take their IOTA smart charging station development to the next level. This solution demystifies IOTA’s potential to become the backbone for the Machine Economy. Thanks to ElaadNL’s cutting-edge innovation, seamless e-mobility is taking one big leap forward and we look forward to sharing this achievement with the rest of our growing ecosystem, at the crossroads of mobility, energy, and smart cities sectors.”
IOTA is Now LIVE on eToro
eToro has decided to finally make IOTA Live on the trading platform. Traders from different countries will be able to trade using eToro and have access to one of the most important crypto assets in the market.
IOTA Training Course on Pluralsight
Additionally, the IOTA training course is available now in Pluralsight, the largest technology learning platform in the world. In this way, it is possible to offer IOTA Fundamentals, a beginner level course and more things about how the Tangle and the network works as a whole.
Currently MIOTA is the 11th most important crypto in the market and can be bought for $0.5 dollars. Moreover, it has a market capitalization of $1.4 billion dollars. In the last 24 hours it has registered a drop of 3.66% according to CoinMarketCap.