2018-06-06 - Silicon Republic
Berlin blockchain and AI start-up Xain raises €6m in seed funding
Berlin-based blockchain and AI start-up Xain has raised around €6m in a seed funding round led by Earlybird with participation from investors in Asia.
2018-06-20 - Computer Business Review
The Top 10 New Blockchain Technologies
Berlin-based Xain started as a research project at the University of Oxford to boost blockchain technology applications through AI. It uses machine learning algorithms, particularly reinforcement learning, to stabilise its Ethereum-based low-energy Blockchain. Its open platform focuses on small, low-energy IoT devices that can be embedded in other technology, such as cars.
2018-02-25 - Handelsblatt
So setzt Porsche die Blockchain beim neuen Elektroflitzer ein
Porsche will mit dem Elektro-Sportwagen „Mission E“ bei der Digitalisierung des Autos ganz vorne mitmischen. Ein Blick hinter die Kulissen.
2018-02-28 - Nasdaq
Porsche and XAIN Testing IoT, AI, Blockchain Technology Solutions for Smart Cars
Porsche is currently testing in-car blockchain applications. The company announced that it will be the the first major carmaker to implement and successfully test blockchain technology in a car.
2018-02-22 - Porsche Newsroom
Porsche introduces blockchain to cars
In collaboration with the Berlin-based start-up XAIN, Porsche is currently testing blockchain applications directly in vehicles. This makes the Zuffenhausen-based company the first automobile manufacturer to implement and successfully test blockchain in a car.
2017-06-21 - Porsche Newsroom
Xain AG wins “Porsche Innovation Contest”
06/21/2017 65 Xain AG wins “Porsche Innovation Contest” The winner of the first “Porsche Innovation Contest” on blockchain technology has been determined: With its business idea the start-up Xain AG prevailed against more than 100 other applicants.