Open Crypto Alliance’s Jed Grant: ‘The Patent System We Have Today Hinders Innovation’

Despite the world’s trust in centralized systems, the Open Crypto Alliance (OCA) advisory board member Jed…

Ripple Wins US Patent for New Oracle-Based Smart Contract Design

Ripple’s patented design would allow derivatives to settle based on external information – such as temperature…

CIA’s New Research Lab to Study Blockchain

CIA Labs will give officers an outlet to patent and profit from their tech inventions.

Alibaba on Track to Be the Largest Blockchain Patent Holder by End of 2020: Study

Chinese conglomerate Alibaba is on track to become the largest blockchain patent holder, having filed ten…

Square Forms Group to Stop Patent Hoarding From Stifling Crypto Innovation

Square said the Cryptocurrency Open Patent Alliance (COPA) will allow companies to access and share tech…