World Mobile is currently rolling out telecommunications equipment to establish a mesh network and bring internet connectivity to Tanzania.
A Russian government agency has requested contractor bids to find ways to block censorship-resistant internet tech, including one blockchain: Telegram's.
Locha Mesh is building software and hardware for connecting to bitcoin's Lightning Network – even when the power's out.
The txTenna partnership with Samourai Wallet offers bitcoin transactions via mesh networks.
Mesh networks could be finding new life among blockchain enthusiasts as the U.S. Federal Communications Commission gears up to repeal net neutrality.