Dish Network Files Patent for Blockchain-Based Anti-Piracy System
The satellite TV firm's newly published patent application details a means to combat online piracy using blockchain.
A Microsoft patent application details a human-powered crypto mining project by collecting data as people exercise and watch ads.
Banks and other "trusted entities" could become licensed issuers of the stablecoin, the patents suggest.
The U.S. patent office has granted Blockstack intellectual property rights around its single sign-on service for dapps.
The firm says the concept of tokens that record their own data could make it easier for regulators to understand who is using them.
Square's newly awarded patent enables seamless transactions between a number of potential asset types including crypto.