Report shows: IBM leads in US AI and blockchain patents

According to Cointelegraph, a report by Database Trends and Applications shows that technology giant IBM obtained 9,826 patents in 2019, including artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain technology. Earlier in July 2019, Cointelegraph pointed out that since 2018, the number of blockchain patents obtained by IBM in the United States has tripled, with more than 100 active patent series at the time.