Walmart Wants to Store Payment Data On a Blockchain ( 04/19/2018 - 3:00pm
Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent A pair of Walmart patent applications discuss encrypting payment information using a blockchain.
Amazon filed a patent to de-anonymize Bitcoin transactions and sell the data to law enforcement ( 04/19/2018 - 12:52am
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Brazil’s Largest Brokerage Reportedly Working on OTC Bitcoin Brokerage ( 04/18/2018 - 4:59pm
Bitcoin,, Innovations,, Patent, United States The OTC bitcoin trading market appears to be attracting big banks and brokers from all over the world who wish to secure a piece of this growing...
Amazon wins patent for data feed marketplace that could include bitcoin transactions ( 04/18/2018 - 10:18am
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Mastercard Eyes Blockchain for Fighting Fake Identities ( 04/15/2018 - 10:30pm
Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent New patent filings from Mastercard explore a blockchain-based identity data storage system.
Spring Sees Bitcoin Cash Adoption Rise ( 04/13/2018 - 5:00pm
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Exchanges,, Blockchain, Globe, Innovations, Mining,, Now Accepting Bitcoin, Patent, United States, Wallet After dropping in value with the rest of the cryptocurrency ecosystem the digital asset bitcoin cash (BCH) is making a comeback over the past 72...
Samsung Is Building ASIC Chips for Halong Mining ( 04/12/2018 - 8:57pm
Altcoins, Bitcoin,,, Blockchain, China, Innovations, Mining, Patent Seoul-based multinational conglomerate Samsung has confirmed that it is providing ASIC chips to mine bitcoin, ether and assorted...
Bank of America Envisions Blockchain As Internal Ledger ( 04/12/2018 - 3:00pm
Banking Cartel, Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent, United States A newly released Bank of America patent application proposes securing health records on a permissioned blockchain.
The Winklevoss Twins Just Won a Crypto-Related Patent ( 04/11/2018 - 6:00pm,, Important People, Innovations, Patent A company owned by investors Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss has won a crypto-related patent.
Over 50 Teams Enter £5 Million Bitcoin Cash Tokenization Contest ( 04/09/2018 - 8:48pm
Altcoins, Bitcoin,, Blockchain, Innovations,, Patent, Satoshi Nakamoto, Wallet A great multitude of groups have entered the race to tokenize bitcoin cash (BCH). Developers are energized by a £5 million prize to bring this...
$1.6 Billion Chinese Fund Launches in Support of Blockchain Startups ( 04/09/2018 - 6:09pm
Altcoins, Banking Cartel, Bitcoin,,, Blockchain, China, Innovations, Patent Blockchain startups in China now have a new source of funding they can tap into.Today, April 9, 2018, the Xiong’An Global Blockchain Innovation...
IBM Envisions App Testing Powered By Blockchain ( 04/05/2018 - 8:30am
Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent A recently released patent filing shows that IBM has dreamed up a blockchain-based system for distributed software application testing.
Our Love and Hate Relationship with Bitcoin Miners ( 04/03/2018 - 5:55pm
Bitcoin,, Farms, How To, Innovations, Mainstream Media, Mining, Monero,, Patent, Satoshi Nakamoto, Viral It’s coming close to a decade since the creation of the bitcoin network and the cryptocurrency ecosystem. The protocol has produced a great deal...
JPMorgan failed 175 times trying to patent their own version of blockchain tech ( 04/03/2018 - 11:04am
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TD Bank Considers Public Blockchain for Asset Tracking ( 04/01/2018 - 9:00pm
Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent A newly published patent application indicates that TD Bank may be considering the use of a public blockchain for certain kinds of transactions.
Intel Pursues Patent for Bitcoin Mining Hardware Accelerator ( 03/31/2018 - 11:40am
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Intel Releases Patent for New Cryptocurrency Mining Accelerator ( 03/30/2018 - 5:03pm
Bitcoin,,, Blockchain, China, Innovations, Mining, Patent, United States, Wallet Intel, one of the world’s largest semiconductor companies, has filed a patent for a new Bitcoin mining chip accelerator. Entitled “Bitcoin...
Intel Files Patent For Energy-Efficient Bitcoin Mining Hardware ( 03/30/2018 - 2:25pm
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Cisco Imagines Group Chats on a Blockchain in Patent Filing ( 03/30/2018 - 1:05pm
Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent A Cisco patent application describes how a blockchain could let people form groups on the fly to share files and other data while tracking...
Intel Wants to Patent a Bitcoin Mining Hardware 'Accelerator' ( 03/29/2018 - 7:30pm
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Intel Wants to Patent a Bitcoin Mining Hardware 'Accelerator' ( 03/29/2018 - 5:05pm
Bitcoin,,, Innovations, Mining, Patent Intel explains in a recently-released patent application how it would improve its products for bitcoin mining purposes.
Ford to Use Cryptocurrency for Inter-Vehicle Communication System ( 03/29/2018 - 1:05pm
Bitcoin,, Innovations,, Patent, United States, Wallet Ford has been issued a patent for “Apparatus and methods […] for vehicle-to-vehicle cooperation to marshal traffic.” The patent indicates that...
Ford Patent Envisions Car-to-Car Crypto Transactions ( 03/27/2018 - 1:30pm,, Innovations, Patent, United States A patent awarded to Ford suggests the U.S. automaker is considering cryptocurrency as a way to help cars on the road communicate and reduce...
BDPL is a poison pill ( 03/25/2018 - 12:18pm
Blockchain, Innovations, Mining, Patent,, Has anyone noticed that the Blockchain Defensive Patent License (BDPL) under which Little Dragon and Halong are making the ASICBoost technology...
The US Postal Service Is Looking at Backing Up Data With Blockchain ( 03/22/2018 - 10:00pm
Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent, United States The U.S. Postal Service is eyeing blockchain as part of a system for establishing digital trust, newly published patent documents indicate.
Immutable Google? Search Giant Eyes Blockchain for Audits ( 03/22/2018 - 1:00pm
Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent A patent application released Thursday indicates Google might be examining how blockchains can secure audit logs and other information.
Global Blockchain Patent Filings Spiked In 2017, Korea's IP Office Says ( 03/21/2018 - 11:00am
Blockchain,,, Globe, Innovations, Patent Last year saw a sharp rise in blockchain-related patent applications across the globe, according to the South Korean Intellectual Property...
Royal Bank of Canada Explores Blockchain to Automate Credit Scores ( 03/15/2018 - 10:00pm
Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent A patent application by the Royal Bank of Canada outlines ways of using a blockchain-based system to make the credit rating process more...
American Express Patent Filing Touts Blockchain for Faster Payments ( 03/15/2018 - 3:15pm
Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent American Express' travel and merchant arm has filed a patent application looking at using a blockchain to facilitate quick transactions.
ZhongAn Wants to Identify Media Pirates with Blockchain Tool ( 03/13/2018 - 10:20am
Blockchain, China,,, Innovations, Patent ZhongAn Technology, a subsidiary of Chinese online insurer ZhongAn, hopes to patent a blockchain solution for protecting digital media against...
Nasdaq-Listed Marathon Begins Bitcoin Mining Operations, Stock Up 32% ( 03/13/2018 - 1:31am
Bitcoin,, Innovations, Mining,, Patent Traditional stock investors have just gotten another avenue for indirect exposure to the bitcoin market. A Nasdaq exchange listed former patent...
Week in Review: “Defining” Moments in Cryptocurrencies ( 03/10/2018 - 11:01am
Altcoins, Bitcoin,,, Blockchain, Innovations, Mining, NEM, Patent While Japan has been cracking down more on cryptocurrency exchanges recently, we see the state of Wyoming opening things up to make the state...
The Bitcoin community isn't dumb: Where is the outrage at Bitmain actually suing a competing mfgr (Whatsminer) for patent infringement? Let Bitmain Die. ( 03/10/2018 - 10:42am
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Halong Mining Is the First Bitcoin Mining Hardware Producer to Implement Overt AsicBoost ( 03/07/2018 - 11:33am
Bitcoin,,, Blockchain, Innovations, Mining, Node, Patent Halong Mining announced today, March 7, 2018, that it is embedding AsicBoost in its DragonMint mining hardware. Halong Mining is able to do so...
'Huge Development': Overt AsicBoost Patent Crushes Bitmain Mining Monopoly ( 03/07/2018 - 10:26am
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‘Huge Development’: Overt AsicBoost Patent Crushes Bitmain Mining Monopoly ( 03/07/2018 - 9:56am
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Huawei Seeks Patent for Blockchain Rights Management ( 03/07/2018 - 7:00am
Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent In a recently released patent application, tech giant Huawei touts a blockchain system for protecting digital property rights.
Slush Pool is Now Compatible With AsicBoost Bitcoin Miners ( 03/06/2018 - 11:09pm
Bitcoin,,, Blockchain, Innovations, Mining, Patent Slush Pool , Bitcoin’s first and oldest mining pool, announced support for AsicBoost today, March 6, 2018. Slush Pool users that have the...
Paypal Files Patent for Expedited Cryptocurrency Transaction System ( 03/05/2018 - 10:58am
Altcoins, Bitcoin,, Blockchain, Dogecoin, Innovations, Litecoin, Mining,, Patent, Wallet A recent patent filing reveals that Paypal might be considering expanding its exposure to the cryptocurrency ecosystem with a new system for...
PayPal Files Patent For System To Speed Up Cryptocurrency Transaction Times ( 03/05/2018 - 6:55am
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PayPal applies for a patent for faster crypto payments ( 03/05/2018 - 5:48am
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PayPal Is Seeking Faster Crypto Payments Tech ( 03/04/2018 - 10:35pm
Altcoins,,, Innovations, Patent A patent application by PayPal proposes launching instantaneous transactions by transferring private keys rather than cryptocurrencies.
Week in Review for March 3, 2018: Bitcoin Developments and Cryptocurrency Adoption ( 03/03/2018 - 10:29am
Altcoins, Bitcoin,,, Blockchain, China, Innovations, Mining, Nuggets, Patent, Satoshi Nakamoto, Wallet This past week marked a few important events. It began with the release of Bitcoin Core 0.16; marked the first instance of a sovereign nation...
There Is a Bitcoin Patent War Going On, but This Initiative Could End It ( 03/03/2018 - 10:21am
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There Is a Bitcoin Patent War Going On, but This Initiative Could End It ( 03/02/2018 - 6:07pm
Bitcoin,,, Innovations, Patent This article originally appeared on Bitcoin Magazine .
Walmart Is Using Blockchain Tech to Make Shipping 'Smarter' ( 03/01/2018 - 11:15pm
Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent Walmart is seeking a patent for a "smart package" that would use blockchain technology to track physical goods through their shipping journey.
Chinese Universities Are Pursuing Blockchain Patents ( 02/27/2018 - 8:15pm
Blockchain, China,,, Innovations, Patent Universities in China are joining the country's private sector in an effort to patent blockchain solutions, new filings reveal.
Bank of China Moves to Patent Blockchain Scaling Solution ( 02/23/2018 - 7:00am
Blockchain, China,,, Innovations, Patent Bank of China has filed a patent application for a process it says is better able to scale blockchain systems.
PC Giant Lenovo Seeks Blockchain Validation Patent ( 02/19/2018 - 2:00am
Blockchain,,, Innovations, Patent New patent filings from Lenovo indicate the technology company hopes to use a blockchain-based system for the authentication of physical...
This Week in Bitcoin: Hip Hop and You Don’t Stop ( 02/19/2018 - 1:30am
Altcoins, ATM, Bitcoin,, Blockchain, China, Diamond, Innovations, Litecoin, Mining,, Patent, United States For the first time in forever – okay, a month – bitcoin is looking bullish again. Not wreck-a-china-shop bullish, but enough for us to focus on...
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