Japanese electronics giant Sony has developed a blockchain-based digital rights management system that may see commercial rollout.
Blockchain startup Audius has revealed details of its decentralized music network's two tokens and governance system in a white paper.
Major Chinese and American firms are leading a global blockchain push, with Alibaba and IBM having filed around 90 patents each relating to the tech.
Chinese internet search giant Baidu has created a proprietary token to power its new blockchain-based photo validating and sharing service.
A court in China's Hangzhou city has ruled that evidence authenticated with blockchain technology can be presented in legal disputes.
Chinese search giant Baidu has launched a blockchain-based stock photo service in bid to protect image intellectual property in China.
The EU Commission and the EU Intellectual Property Office will host a hackathon to explore blockchain use cases for intellectual property protection.
ZhongAn Technology, a subsidiary of Chinese online insurer ZhongAn, hopes to patent a blockchain solution for protecting digital media against piracy.
In a recently released patent application, tech giant Huawei touts a blockchain system for protecting digital property rights.
Lawyers take a look at the challenges involved in using ethereum's open-source code, and what they claim are its potential pitfalls.