South Korean Resident Attempts to Patent “Samsung Coin”
A South Korean man has tried to patent “Samsung Coin”, according to a filing report with the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO).
Blockchain Patents by IBM Increase Threefold in a Year
According to a report by BeinCrypto, IBM’s blockchain related patents have tripled in the last 12 months that have been filed in the United States.
Nike Files Patent for Term “Cryptokicks” in U.S.
Nike, the famous sportswear company, has filed for a patent of the term “Cryptokicks” with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on April 19th.
Brazilian Confectionery Firm Roma Wins Patent for Bitcoin, Will Manufacture Chocolate Coins
Brazilian Chocolate manufacturer, Roma, has just been granted a patent for the right to use Bitcoin as a confectionary product.
Consulting Firm Accenture Granted Two Blockchain Interoperability Patents
Accenture has patented two different blockchain solutions that cater for interoperability of decentralized ledgers with the USPTO.
MasterCard Files Patent for Anonymous Transactions Using Blockchain
MasterCard’s latest patent application outlines anonymous transactions using blockchain.
Energy Efficient Bitcoin Mining Patent Granted to Intel
Intel, the computer chip giant, has just been granted an energy efficient mining patent for bitcoin.