Multinational e-commerce giant eBay has filed two cryptocurrency-related patent applications.
Published by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) last week, the applications were both submitted on 18th April last year.
According to the filings, eBay wants to patent a "distributed cryptocurrency unauthorised transfer monitoring system" and a "distributed cryptocurrency reputation system".
CoinDesk reached out to eBay for comment but not reply had been received by press time.
Hat tip: Brian Cohen/CoinTelegraph.
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