The week witnessed a number of legal actions against blockchain and crypto criminals, led by the DoJ. IBM, Telefonica and Spain’s CaixaBank led the adoption of blockchain.
IBM has secured a patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for a blockchain system aimed at “preventing anonymous theft by drones.”
Tech giant IBM has partnered with Raw Seafoods Inc to create a platform that will monitor the seafood supply chain.
Tech giant IBM is reportedly open to working with Facebook on its crypto venture as it seeks to expand its blockchain partnerships.
The browser will maintain a record of browser events in a blockchain using a peer-to-peer network, according to IBM’s patent filing.
IBM and Chainyard’s blockchain systems will help several world leading enterprises manage their supply chains.
While IBM leads in the U.S., it has stiff competition globally with nChain remaining a global leader in blockchain patent holdings.
Walmart and IBM have been tapped to help secure the drug supply chain with the help of blockchain technology.