IBM Files Patent for Blockchain Web Browser
New York — “Big Blue” continues to expand its influence in the world of cryptocurrencies by announcing a blockchain-based web browser. The patent filed on August 6th details a browser details a system in which user data is transmitted to a worldwide system of nodes for processing and storage. Users would retain control over this data, contrary to the current model in which this data is stored on the browsers databases.
IBM is currently pioneering enterprise-level blockchain solutions, including supply chain management, blockchain as a service, and oracles that utilize third-party data to execute smart contracts.