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Report: Blockchain Patents 'Skyrocket' in 2020, Alibaba Owns the Most Crypto Patents

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A recent study shows that Alibaba Group is the largest blockchain patent holder in 2020 capturing 10x the number of patents held by IBM.

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Report: Blockchain Patents 'Skyrocket' in 2020, Alibaba Owns the Most Crypto Patents

Report: Blockchain Patents 'Skyrocket' in 2020, Alibaba Owns the Most Crypto Patents

A recent study shows that Alibaba Group is the largest blockchain patent holder in 2020 capturing 10x the number of patents held by IBM.

Blockchain Patents Will Shape Innovation – and That’s a Little Bit Scary

Blockchain Patents Will Shape Innovation – and That’s a Little Bit Scary

There were 1,240 blockchain patents filed last year. This year, retailing giant Wal-Mart secured blockchain patents for crypto household energy payments, wearable medical records, and a ...

Mastercard Reveals Its Interest in Blockchain Technology at the Latest Patent Filing

Mastercard Reveals Its Interest in Blockchain Technology at the Latest Patent Filing

In this guest post, Professor Gracie Anderson shares her insights into the nature of blockchain, explaining why such large-scale entities as Mastercard choose to adopt the tech.

Mastercard Patents See Blockchain For Data Records

Mastercard Patents See Blockchain For Data Records

A new series of patent filings by Mastercard indicates the company is actively working on using blockchain for immutable data records

Data: China has the most blockchain patents, despite banning cryptocurrency

Data: China has the most blockchain patents, despite banning cryptocurrency

Patents have always been controversial in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space. Our recent analysis revealed some interesting insights.

Blockchain patent filings indicate that IBM, Walmart and Alibaba are currently the most active in R&D

Blockchain patent filings indicate that IBM, Walmart and Alibaba are currently the most active in R&D

Patents are a way for companies or individuals to legally protect intellectual property while sharing these ideas with the public. The blockchain space—ideologically rooted in open ...

China Goes All Out On Blockchain Patents Amid Crypto Ban

China Goes All Out On Blockchain Patents Amid Crypto Ban

Although China is hesistant to adopt cryptocurrencies, innovators within the country have accepted blockchain with open arms, issuing patents left and right

Following Blockchain from Cryptocurrency to Corporate Enabler

Following Blockchain from Cryptocurrency to Corporate Enabler

Toward the end of 2017, the value of Bitcoin reached almost $20,000. But within a year, prices had dropped by more than 80 percent, a decline so dramatic

Top Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Patents: Stats for 2017/Early 2018

Top Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Patents: Stats for 2017/Early 2018

2017 was a very active year for blockchain and cryptocurrency patent filings. The number of significant patent applications appears to be…

Alibaba looks at blockchain for complex supply chains

Alibaba looks at blockchain for complex supply chains

Alibaba Group is considering blockchain implementation for cross-border supply chains. In an article published by China’s largest state-owned newspaper, People’s Daily, Alibaba Group VP, ...

Bank Of China And China UnionPay Unveil Blockchain Partnership

Bank Of China And China UnionPay Unveil Blockchain Partnership

To look into blockchain payment applications, Bank of China (BOC) is teaming up with China UnionPay. The tie-up was fueled by regulatory requirements as well as market demand, and provides ...

6 fintech patents to watch

6 fintech patents to watch

The payments industry is a hotbed of innovation, and many of its larger players are eager to claim patents on new developments.