Coinbase Seeks Patent for Security-Enhanced Bitcoin Payment System

MrBitcoin August 19, 2018

U.S.-based digital currency exchange Coinbase has filed a patent on a new Bitcoin payment system designed to make cryptocurrency payments safer. The new platform will provide an added layer of security for users’ keys and allow them to make Bitcoin payments directly from their digital wallets. A segment of the patent filing states, “It may […]

South Korea Budgets Nearly $4.5B for Blockchain, Emerging Tech

MrBitcoin August 16, 2018

South Korea is planning to invest nearly $900 million next year to accelerate the development of blockchain, artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies. In an August 14, 2018, press release from the 5th Ministerial Meeting entitled Growth through Innovation, Deputy Prime Minister Kim Dong Yeon is summarized as saying “The government has decided to work […]