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Re: IoT and ILP

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 2 Feb 2016 14:56:50 +0100
Message-ID: <CAKaEYhLzFmxi8Ajod=7bE-5+NV=gkr-_9s3--j87t0Q7bmRWCg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Adrian Hope-Bailie <adrian@hopebailie.com>
Cc: Interledger Community Group <public-interledger@w3.org>
On 2 February 2016 at 14:33, 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?
>

Yes, this is the workflow I use in all my apps.

I have yet to program a module for ILP / connectors / escrow in low trust
environments, but that's on my todo list.


>
> 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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