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Re: IoT and ILP

From: Joseph Potvin <jpotvin@opman.ca>
Date: Tue, 2 Feb 2016 08:40:25 -0500
Message-ID: <CAKcXiSoZ5GNgcXFOFiOu6AgsQh=R=yxFtYi+NT_R8e6Q=nMFhA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Interledger Community Group <public-interledger@w3.org>
Algorithmic trading systems in the forex and equity markets have been doing
this several years, and represent the majority of activity in those realms.

Joseph Potvin

On Tue, Feb 2, 2016 at 8:33 AM, Adrian Hope-Bailie <adrian@hopebailie.com>
wrote:

> Has anyone in the group been giving any thought to how payments might work
> in a world where autonomous machines will want to pay other machines or
> people and how this might work?
>
> I think ILP has a role to play because if you use ILP you eliminate the
> need for payers to select a payment instrument/account which is an
> interaction you'd need to avoid for autonomous payments.
>
> This feels like a topic worth exploring at our workshop on the 25th but
> only if there is interest. Is there?
>
>
>
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