Crypto Integration Platform Patent Awarded To Overstock Subsidiary tZero

Blockchain, News | January 8, 2019 By:

Overstock’s security token trading platform subsidiary tZERO has been awarded a patent for a “crypto integration platform.”

Published by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) last week, the patent describes a system that would act as “an interface between legacy trading systems and crypto exchanges that trade digital transactional items.” The crypto integration platform will aggregate market information from crypto exchanges and serve as a router to locate the best price in the crypto market for the digital asset or liability involved in the transaction.

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UAE-Based Telco Etisalat Partners With Tech Startups To Develop Blockchain Solutions

Blockchain, News | January 8, 2019 By:

Future Now, the innovation program of UAE-based telecom giant Etisalat, has partnered with four tech companies to develop solutions using artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain technology.

Launched in October 2018, Future Now introduces new ways of innovating and collaborating with tech startups. It has four key pillars: a co-creation lab,

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Blockchain Firms Accepted Into Dubai’s Latest Regulatory Sandbox Cohort

Blockchain, News | January 8, 2019 By:

The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) has announced the acceptance of seven new firms into its regulatory sandbox.

The DFSA’s regulatory sandbox permits tech companies to apply for an Innovation Testing License (ITL), which is part of the agency’s commitment to support innovation and the development of financial technology by enabling successful applicants to test their FinTech solutions in and from the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC).

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