US: IBM Leads Top Patent Assignees With Patents in AI and Blockchain

Tech giant IBM cemented its patent leadership in the United States, with over 9,000 received patents, including in artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain, in 2019.

With the 9,626 patents secured, IBM became the company that received the most patents in the U.S.ever and the leader on the list for the 27th consecutive year,

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Tencent Leads $20M Funding Round for DLT Supply Chain Firm Everledger

British blockchain-enabled supply chain firm Everledger has raised $20 million in a new funding round participated by Chinese Internet giant Tencent.

“Everledger and Tencent are a natural fit”

Following the investment, Tencent will now be represented in the Everledger board, the company said in a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Sept.

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Crypto Week In Review: Nasdaq Leads Regulation Talks, Legitimizing Bitcoin

Discussion about cryptocurrency-related regulation continued into this past week, as Bitcoin took the lead, driving the market up by just under 10% overall.

Winklevoss Twins’ Revised ETF Gets Shot Down By The SEC

On Thursday, the announcement of the most recent verdict regarding the Winklevoss Twins’ Bitcoin ETF hit headlines all across the industry.

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EOS Leads China’s Blockchain Rankings Again, Bitcoin Still Out of Top 15


The Chinese government has released its third round of public blockchain rankings, and EOS — the fifth-largest cryptocurrency by total market cap — once again reigned supreme.

EOS Tops China’s Blockchain Rankings for Second-Straight Month

Those rankings, published by the state-backed China Electronic Information Industry Development (CCID) and released this week,

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