Japanese technology giant Sony wants to patent two approaches to hosting and maintaining blockchains, newly published documents show.
Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, the founders of the Gemini cryptocurrency exchange, just won another crypto-related patent.
The e-commerce giant describes how merchants and law enforcement could make a bitcoin transaction stream more valuable by splicing it with other data.
A company owned by investors Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss has won a crypto-related patent.
The U.S. Postal Service is eyeing blockchain as part of a system for establishing digital trust, newly published patent documents indicate.
Universities in China are joining the country's private sector in an effort to patent blockchain solutions, new filings reveal.
A new patent application from the CME outlines ways in which the rules underlying private blockchains can be rewritten.
A run-down of some of the more notable crypto and blockchain patents seen in 2017.
A new patent filing from Boeing suggests that the aircraft manufacturing giant is looking at how blockchain can help protect in-flight GPS receivers.
In a new application released by the USPTO, Apple describes how it might use a blockchain-based platform to generate and secure timestamps.