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On Monday, Sep 13th, Nodle’s CEO/Co-founder, Micha Anthenor Benoliel, conducted an AMA (Ask Me Anything) with the popular Japanese telegram channel — Crypto KudasaiJP — thanks to our Nodle Japan team.

An English to Japanese translator was present and below is a transcription of how the event transpired. (Here’s the transcript in Japanese on Crypto KudasaiJP’s Medium)

Note: The transcript has been lightly edited for clarity.

Neko (Host): Today we are holding a voice chat session in Japanese for beginners.

Micha: Looking forward to meeting all of you, ready when you are, let me know the first question.

Neko: Would…

In our first Official Community AMA, Nodle Co-founders Micha Benoliel & Garrett Kinsman answer questions from the community covering the topics of Nodle’s competitive advantages, what’s in store for the future, technical updates, and resolutions, and much more!

TL;DR Highlights:

  • The team is working with a provider of 4G / 5G solutions to provide more people access to LTE cellular. [Announcement coming soon] (skip to :40)
  • Addressing the recent unexpected boost in rewards and what transpired (skip to 1:40)
  • Nodle vs. Helium (skip to 4:52)
  • Nodle will announce a partnership with sensor providers where Nodle Cash users will be notified if…

The Nodle Network Expands Into Gaming and Esports With Nodle Cash

San Francisco, California ⁠ — July 22, 2021 ⁠ — Nodle, a citizen-powered decentralized wireless network that provides low-cost, secure connectivity for the Internet of Things (IoT), announces a strategic partnership with ESTV, the global leader in eSports content streaming. With ESTV boasting over 29.6M unique viewers and 124.8M viewership minutes worldwide, the partnership looks to dramatically increase the reach of the Nodle Network, introduce new revenue streams for ESTV through mining Nodle Cash, and further enhance their user experience.

For ESTV, the Nodle networking library will be built…

Graphic courtesy of Moonboots Capital

Cofounded in 2017 by Micha Benoliel and Garrett Kinsman, Nodle is the decentralized wireless network of Polkadot, providing secure, low-cost connectivity and data liquidity to billions of IoT devices. The Nodle Network leverages Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) via millions of smartphones and routers to allow enterprises and smart cities to connect IoT devices to the Internet at low-cost while maintain privacy and security. Any smartphone user that downloads the Nodle Cash App can earn (or mine) Nodle Cash (NODL) cryptocurrency for free, simply by connecting to nearby IoT devices and sensors.


In 2011, after Micha operated a small telco in…

Nodle is #ComposableWith Acala thanks to a recent XTokens integration

We are pleased to announce that Nodle will be integrating Acala’s XTokens pallet in our Parachain codebase to support sending and receiving Nodle Cash tokens between other chains such as Acala Network, Laminar, and more.

Acala is the all-in-one DeFi Hub for Polkadot. The team is also building Karura, which aims to be the DeFi hub of Kusama Network.

Over the past 6 months, Polkadot has proven itself to be a powerful network to watch. This is due in part to Polkadot’s built-in flexibility, scalability, and security.

There’s been a…

Stefan Rust to Help Grow Nodle Cash, a Cryptocurrency for IoT Built on Polkadot

We’re thrilled to announce that Stefan Rust, former CEO of, a leading proponent for Bitcoin Cash (BCH), bringing P2P cash to the world, will join Nodle’s Board of Directors.

Stefan Rust will focus on ecosystem growth efforts for Nodle Cash to increase the user base and decentralization of the Nodle Network, as well as grow the developer community and secure adoption with strategic partners. …

Nodle brings a novel economic model to the deployment of 5G and other IoT networks that provides new revenues for telcos and their partners

San Francisco, CA, September 24, 2020 — IoT connectivity and security startup announced today that it has been selected as a member of the 5G Open Innovation Lab, a global ecosystem of developers, start-ups, enterprises, academia and government institutions, focused on helping start-ups utilize 5G to develop new capabilities, use cases and market categories. …

We’re proud to announce that our new smart wearable device, the Nodle M1, has been given the Platinum Award for “Enterprise Wearable of the Year” by Juniper Networks for their 2020 Future Digital Awards for Technology and Innovation.

“Juniper awarded the Nodle M1, our Enterprise Wearable of Year prize for its impact on companies looking to better protect employees and maintain safe business operations during the COVID-19 pandemic.”

— Elson Sutanto, Principal Analyst, Juniper Research

About the Nodle M1

Nodle’s, non-profit foundation Coalition Network, and leading global technology solutions company Avnet (NASDAQ AVT) partnered to develop a privacy-first, high accuracy personal safety device to…

Our new chain, the Nodle Chain—dedicated to the Internet of Things—is LIVE.

Unlike other IoT blockchains, the Nodle Chain focuses on features that truly enhance the landscape of IoT by introducing a set of tools that will play a major part in privacy, decentralized identity and micropayments.

If you’ve read previous posts, we had started to build out our network using the Stellar Blockchain; however with the rapid growth we experienced (including processing 1.2M transactions per day), moving to the Nodle Chain will better support our original White Paper goals.

The Nodle Chain is built on Parity Substrate, a web…

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Introducing MISSIONS, a new way to earn Nodle Cash.

Along with the privacy of our users, we are constantly thinking of new and innovative ways to incentivize The Citizen Network. That is why our team created MISSIONS.

MISSIONS are a new way for the Citizen Network to earn Nodle Cash through the Nodle Cash app. MISSIONS will be assigned to users that complete a certain activity. …


Nodle is the decentralized IoT (Internet of Things) network of Polkadot, providing secure, low-cost connectivity and data liquidity to billions of IoT devices.

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