Report: United States Beating China in Core Blockchain Tech Patents

A new report suggests U.S. filers have been awarded more blockchain patents focusing on core tech, like mining and proof-of-work, than filers from any other country. On the other hand, the Chinese file more blockchain patents than anyone. Will China’s large patent filing volume eventually translate to working blockchain applications? […]

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Bank Of America Files Patent For Blockchain-powered Cash Handlers

Bank of America has filed a patent for a blockchain technology-powered system for its cash handling devices. The new application, published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office or USPTO, outlines a system through which cash-handling devices could utilize blockchain to “accelerate transaction speed and/or facilitate other types of transactions […]

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BoA Publishes Patent for Permissioned Blockchain for Data Storage

According to a patent application published on Thursday, April 12, Bank of America is considering using distributed ledger technology to replace parts of existing data-sharing systems. The patent application, which was originally filed by the banking giant in 2016 and published by the US Patent and Trademark Office, detailed plans […]

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