Blockchain-powered solution to assure jewelry buyers launched by IBM

Global technology giant IBM has launched their blockchain-powered TrustChain, a solution that will enhance the much-needed factor of trust in the jewelry industry. IBM is partnering with major players in the jewelry industry, for e.g. Asahi Refining, Helzberg Diamonds, LeachGarner,…

Blockchain-powered “Smart package” patent filed by Walmart

US retail giant Walmart has filed a patent application for their blockchain-powered “Smart package” solution. The patent application was filed in August 2017, and the US Patent and Trademark office (USPTO) has released the patent recently. Online shopping involving perishable…

Sony to obtain Blockchain-powered digital rights management solution patent

Japanese multinational technology giant Sony intends to patent a technology solution that will improve digital rights management (DRM). The solution is based on blockchain, and the United Stated Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has recently published the application. In the…

Walmart to use blockchain for tracking live food

US retail giant Walmart will use the promising blockchain technology to improve tracking and quality assurance in their live food business. Walmart has announced their decision recently at the MIT technology Review’s “Business of Blockchain” conference. Large businesses sourcing raw…

Amazon patents solution that can live-stream Bitcoin transaction data

Cloud computing and e-commerce marketplace giant Amazon has now got an approved patent for a data marketplace technology solution. The data marketplace can live-stream Bitcoin transaction data coupled with information from additional data source. Data marketplace is an idea that…

Bank of America intends to patent blockchain-powered data storage solution

American banking giant Bank of America had filed a patent application in October 2016, for a blockchain-powered data storage solution. On April 12th, the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has released the application. While the amount of records concerning…

Electroneum intends to patent instant crypto payment technology

UK-based cryptocurrency project Electroneum has filed a patent for a technology which they claim will make crypto payments instant. There application is in a “patent pending” status, i.e. their intellectual property (IP) is now legally defensible. While Bitcoin, Ethereum, and…

Mark Cuban backed Unikrn is ready to license its patent-pending crypto-betting technology

American esports betting company Unikrn is now in a position to license its patent-pending crypto-betting technology to partners in the esports space. While the formal award of patents are awaited, the company is now able to legally defend itself against…

Expedite crypto payment on a Blockchain ? Paypal awaits Patent

Global online payments giant PayPal wants to patent a technology solution that will expedite cryptocurrency payment. They have filed a patent application with the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). However, a Bitcoin expert believes that this technology already exists.…

Faster payments using blockchain , Patent awaits by American Express

Financial services giant American Express, popularly known as Amex, is looking at blockchain technology to expedite payment transactions. The travel services arm of Amex, also called the American Express Travel Related Services Company, had filed a patent application for a…