IOTΛ Archive
The IOTA Ecosystem Tracker

Published patents referencing the IOTA protocol

Disclaimer: The orange line shows a cumulated amount, indicating an increase or decrease while the blue stacks indicate the amount in a given month. Around a dozen patents filed by individuals have been excluded, as well as around 10 - 20 patents filed in asian or cyrillic languages. This page will most likely not be updated until the whole site has been refactored.

Casual insights:

Interest in IOTA over time

Filtered results:

2020/01/22

A patent application filed by Siemens AG was published, describing “Resource reservation for transactions of a distributed database system”, referencing IOTA (and others)

2020/01/22

A patent application filed by Siemens AG was published, describing “Traffic shaping for transactions of a distributed database system”, referencing IOTA (and others)

2020/01/22

A patent application filed by Siemens AG was published, describing “Timing constraints for transactions of a distributed database system”, referencing IOTA (and others)

2020/01/16

A patent application filed by Totle Inc was published, describing a “System and method for cryptocurrency trading”, referencing IOTA (and others).

2020/01/02

A patent application filed by Intel Corp was published, describing a “Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) Service Contract Formation and Workload Execution”, (exclusively) referencing IOTA.

2020/01/02

A patent application filed by Intel Corp was published, describing a “Multi-Access Edge Computing Service for Mobile User Equipment Method and Apparatus”, (exclusively) referencing IOTA.

2020/01/02

A patent application filed by NCR Corp (National Cash Register) was published, describing “Cryptocurrency Payment and Refund Processing on a Transaction Terminal”, referencing IOTA (and others).

2020/01/02

A patent application filed by Swiss Crypto Storage AG, an official partner of the IOTA Foundation, was published, describing the “Secure Storage of Crypto Assets”, referencing IOTA (and others)

2019/12/12

A patent application filed by Intel Corp is published, describing “Management of preferred channel allocations between wireless communication bands”, (exclusively) referencing IOTA

2019/12/12

A patent application filed by Intel Corp was published, describing “Vehicle-to-Everything Session and Service Continuity in Automotive Edge Computing Systems”, (exclusively) referencing IOTA

2019/12/05

A patent application filed by IBM is published, describing a “Task Scheduling System for Internet of Things (IoT) Devices“, including references to the IOTA token as means of payment.

2019/12/05

A patent application filed by Siemens AG is published, describing a “Method and system for controlling the release of a resource“ in scenarios where “the networked devices do not trust one another”, referencing IOTA

2019/11/28

A patent application filed by Haj Enterprise AB is published, describing “A system and a method for achieving consensus between multiple parties on an event”, referencing IOTA.

2019/11/28

A patent application filed by Essence Security International Ltd is published, describing means to “Guarding a device against a cyber threat“, referencing IOTA.

2019/11/28

A patent application filed by Sidereal Technologies LLC is published, describing “Methods and systems for automated data processing”, referencing IOTA.

2019/11/28

A patent on "Smart parking locator and reservation systems" applied for by Cryptokart Inc is published, referencing IOTA.

2019/11/22

A patent application filed by Daqing Direction Software Technology Co. Ltd. is published ,describing a “System for distributed search and network measuring”, referencing IOTA.

2019/11/21

A patent for a "Distributed Ledger Payments Platform for Telecoms" is published for Qredo Ltd, referencing IOTA.

2019/11/21

A patent application filed by MFE Capital LLC is published, describing “Method and device for off-line generation of key pairs for storage and usage of digital assets”, REFERENCING IOTA.

2019/11/21

A patent application filed by MFE Capital LLC is published, describing a “Systems and methods for cold payment solution“, referencing IOTA.

2018/11/19

A patent is awarded to Black Gold Coin Inc., describing “Systems and methods for providing a universal decentralized solution for verification of users with cross-verification features”, referencing IOTA.

2019/11/07

A patent application filed by Merck Patent Gmbh is published, describing “Methods and systems for automatic object recognition and authentication“, referencing IOTA.

2019/11/06

A patent application filed by Merck Patent Gmbh is published, describing “Composite security marking and methods and apparatuses for providing and reading same“, referencing IOTA.

2019/10/31

A patent application for "Peer-to-peer database protocol for distributed ledger technology (dlt)-based tokens" by Swap Holdings Ltd. is published, referencing IOTA.

2019/10/29

A patent is awarded to Innogy Innovation GmbH, describing a “Peer-to-peer network and node of a peer-to-peer network”, referencing IOTA.

2019/10/24

A patent application filed by Siemens AG is published, describing a “Method and control system for controlling and/or monitoring devices“, referencing IOTA

2019/10/17

A patent application filed by Blackberry Ltd. is published, describing “Providing inter-vehicle data communications for vehicular drafting operations“, referencing IOTA.

2019/10/17

A patent application of Intel Corporation regarding "Various systems and methods for determining and communicating Link Performance Predictions (LPPs)" is published, detailing that "in some embodiments, the fog may be a tangle as defined by the IOTA foundation".

2019/10/10

A patent application filed by Black Gold Coin Inc. is published, describing “Systems and methods for personal identification and verification”, referencing IOTA.

2019/10/03

A patent application filed by Intel Corporation is published, describing “Multi-access management services packet recovery mechanisms”, referencing IOTA.

2019/10/03

A patent application filed by Ali Group S.r.l. Carpigiani is published, describing “Machines and systems for producing liquid or semi-liquid food products”, referencing IOTA.

2019/09/26

A patent application filed by Siemens AG is published, describing a “Computer-implemented method for providing data, in particular for conformity tracking”, referencing IOTA.

2019/09/26

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a "Raw Material and/or Recycling System”, referencing IOTA.

2019/09/26

A patent application filed by Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation of America is published, describing a “Control method, information processing device, management system, and recording medium”, referencing IOTA.

2019/09/25

A patent application filed by Siemens AG is published, describing the “Monitoring of emissions by means of a distributed database”, referencing IOTA.

2019/09/25

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “Method for operating a peer-to-peer application”, referencing IOTA.

2019/09/25

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “Method for operating at least one additive manufacturing apparatus”, referencing IOTA.

2019/09/12

A patent application filed by Robust Analytics Inc is published, describing a “Method and network to implement decentralized validation and authentication mechanisms to prevent ads-b cyber-attacks”, referencing IOTA.

2019/09/11

A patent application filed by Uhuru Corp is published, describing “Device managment system, device managment method. Information processing device, device, and program“, referencing IOTA.

2019/09/04

A patent application filed by Merck Patent GmbH is published, describing "Methods and systems for token-based anchoring of a physical object in a distributed ledger environment”, referencing IOTA.

2019/08/22

A patent application filed by Verimatrix GmbH is published, describing “Systems and methods for decentralized certificate hierarchy using a distributed ledger to determine a level of trust”, referencing IOTA.

2019/08/21

A patent application filed by Deutsche Telekom AG is published, describing a “Management ecosystem of superdistributed hashes”, referencing IOTA.

2019/08/15

A patent application filed by Texas Precious Metals LLC is published, describing “Tracking and verifying authenticity of an asset via a distributed ledger”, referencing IOTA.

2019/08/06

A patent application filed by Winklevoss IP LLC is published, describing a “System, method and program product for modifying a supply of stable value digital asset tokens”, referencing IOTA.

2019/08/06

A patent application filed by Winklevoss IP LLC is published and awarded to it, describing a “System, method and program product for generating and utilizing stable value digital assets”, referencing IOTA.

2019/08/01

A patent application filed by the National Cash Register Corporation, describing “Cryptocurrency terminal and transaction processing“ is published, referencing IOTA and assigned to JPMorgan Chase Bank.

2019/07/25

A patent application filed by Geeq Corporation is published, describing “Blockchain methods, nodes, systems and products”, referencing IOTA.

2019/07/25

A patent application filed by Siemens AG is published, describing a “Method and system for controlling and/or monitoring devices”, referencing IOTA.

2019/07/25

A patent application filed by Xapo Holdings Ltd. is published, describing “Recording evidence of address/account allocations in a distributed ledger”, referencing IOTA.

2019/07/18

A patent application filed by Intel Corporation is published, describing "Sensor network configuration mechanisms”, referencing IOTA.

2019/07/18

A patent application filed by Spera Inc is published, describing “Techniques for Blockchain Transactions”, referencing IOTA.

2019/07/11

A patent application filed by Conjoule GmbH is published, describing a “System Comprising an Electrical Producer Arrangement”, referencing IOTA.

2019/07/11

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “Roaming method”, referencing IOTA.

2019/07/05

A patent application filed by Sogang University is published, describing a “Method for searching using data structure supporting multiple search in blockchain based IoT environment, and apparatus thereof”, referencing IOTA.

2019/07/04

A patent application filed by Cambridge Blockchain Inc is published, describing “Systems and methods for managing digital identities”, referencing IOTA.

2019/07/04

A patent application filed by Corlina Inc is published, describing a “System and method for monitoring the trustworthiness of a networked system”, referencing IOTA.

2019/06/27

A patent application filed by Siemens AG is published, describing a “Method for protecting the production data for producing a product”, referencing IOTA.

2019/06/20

A patent application filed by Innogy SE is published, describing “Peer-to-peer communication system and peer-to-peer processing apparatus”, referencing IOTA.

2019/06/20

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation Gmbh is published, describing a “Method for operating a decentralized storage system”, referencing IOTA.

2019/06/20

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “Building automation system” is published, referencing IOTA.

2019/06/20

A patent application filed by Sogang University is published, describing a “Search method using data structure for supporting multiple search in blockchain-based iot environment, and device according to method”, referencing IOTA.

2019/06/18

A patent application filed by Shandong University is published, describing “A kind of randomly selected ReRAM of acceleration block chain MCMC and its working method”, referencing IOTA.

2019/06/13

A patent application filed by CoreLedger AG is published, describing a “Method for carrying out transactions”, referencing IOTA.

2019/06/11

A patent application filed by Shandong University is published, describing “A kind of chip and system accelerating IOTA subchain transaction verification process”, referencing IOTA.

2019/06/07

A patent application filed by Sun Yet-sen University is published, describing “A kind of block chain building method”, referencing IOTA.

2019/06/06

A patent application filed by Intel Corporation is published, describing “Pseudo-random label assignments for packets in a transmission burst”, referencing IOTA.

2019/05/29

A patent application filed by Siemens AG is published, describing a “Processing method of service requests performed by a service provider node”, referencing IOTA.

2019/05/29

A patent application filed by Siemens AG is published, describing a “Protection of login processes”, referencing IOTA.

2019/05/23

A patent application filed by Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) LLC is published, describing “Method and arrangement for detecting digital content tampering“, referencing IOTA.

2019/05/14

A patent application filed by Gsfm LLC is published, describing “Methods, systems, and devices for an encrypted and obfuscated algorithm in a computing environment“, referencing IOTA.

2019/05/09

A patent application filed by Intel Corporation is published, describing “Device discovery using heartbeat signals“, referencing IOTA.

2019/05/09

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing an “Observation system”, referencing IOTA.

2019/05/09

A patent application filed by Flow Immersive Inc is published, describing an “Augmented virtual reality”, referencing IOTA.

2019/05/02

A patent application filed by Siemens AG is published, describing a "Method and control system for controlling and/or monitoring devices”, referencing IOTA.

2019/05/01

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing an “Augmented reality system”, referencing IOTA.

2019/04/25

A patent application filed by Aisa Innotech Inc is published, describing a “Method and system for generating individual microdata“, referencing IOTA.

2019/04/24

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “Software defined networking system”, referencing IOTA.

2019/04/23

A patent application filed by Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences is published and awarded to it, describing “A kind of block chain spatiotemporal data warehouse system and electronic equipment”, referencing IOTA.

2019/04/18

A patent application filed by Cambridge Blockchain Inc. is published, describing “Systems and methods for managing relationships among digital identities”, referencing IOTA.

2019/04/11

A patent application filed by Intel Corporation is published, describing “Virtual electrical networks”, referencing IOTA.

2019/04/11

A patent application filed by Siemens AG is published, describing a “Transaction selection device for selecting blockchain transactions”, referencing IOTA.

2019/04/05

A patent application filed by Alibaba Group is published, describing a “Stopping charging system and method, apparatus, electronic equipment”, referencing IOTA.

2019/04/04

A patent application filed by Siemens AG is published, describing a “Method and distributed database system for computer-aided execution of a program code”, referencing IOTA.

2019/04/04

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation Gmbh is published, describing a “System, in particular authenticity system”, referencing IOTA.

2019/03/28

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “System, especially authenticity system”, referencing IOTA.

2019/03/21

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “Peer-to-peer network and node of a peer-to-peer network”, referencing IOTA.

2019/03/13

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “System for evaluating telemetry data”, referencing IOTA.

2019/03/13

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “Traffic system”, referencing IOTA.

2019/02/21

A patent application filed by Siemens AG is published, describing “Devices for providing a set of cryptographically secured and filtered and sorted transaction data sets of a block of a blockchain”, referencing IOTA.

2019/02/19

A patent application filed by Wise M Global Co. Ltd. is published and awarded to it, describing “Block chain generation method having consensus algorithm by stratified stochastic delegated proof of node and their commission allocation algorithm”, referencing IOTA.

2019/02/14

A patent application filed by Verimatrix GmbH is published, describing “Systems and methods for rights control of network-connected or iot devices using information stored in a distributed ledger”, referencing IOTA.

2019/02/14

A patent application filed by Gridplus Inc. is published, describing a “System for secure storage of cryptographic keys”, referencing IOTA.

2019/02/07

A patent application filed by Intel Corporation is published, describing “Trust management mechanisms”, referencing IOTA.

2019/02/07

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation Gmbh is published, describing a “System for exchanging energy”, referencing IOTA.

2019/02/06

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “Production system controllable by means of a peer-to-peer application”, referencing IOTA.

2019/01/03

A patent application filed by Zapcow Inc is published, describing a “Virtual currency system and method therefor”, referencing IOTA.

2018/12/13

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing an “Supply medium (eg, electricity) transaction contract system”, referencing IOTA.

2018/11/15

A patent application filed by the Massachusetts Institute Of Technology is published, describing “Systems and methods for crowdsourcing, analyzing, and/or matching personal data”, referencing IOTA.

2018/10/19

A patent application filed by Asia Factoring Shenzhen Co. Ltd. is published, describing “A kind of automatic data analysis system and its method”, referencing IOTA.

2018/10/10

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “Charging system for vehicles”, referencing IOTA.

2018/10/10

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “Supply medium (e.g. electrical power) transaction agreement system”, referencing IOTA.

2018/10/04

A patent application filed by Innogy SE is published, describing “Method of operating an electrical grid”, referencing IOTA.

2018/09/27

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “Control System of an Entity”, referencing IOTA.

2018/09/27

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “Supply Medium Exchange System for Mobile Units”, referencing IOTA.

2018/09/07

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing an “Electric grid control system based on peer-to-peer network”, referencing IOTA.

2018/09/06

A patent application filed by Innogy Innovation GmbH is published, describing a “System and Method for Transporting an Object”, referencing IOTA.

2018/08/30

A patent application filed by Black Gold Coin Inc. is published, describing “Systems and methods for providing a universal decentralized solution for verification of users with cross-verification features”, referencing IOTA.

2018/08/28

A patent application filed by Black Gold Coin Inc. is published, describing “Personal identification and verification systems”, referencing IOTA.

2018/06/08

A patent application filed by Black Gold Coin Inc. is published, describing “System zur sicheren Speicherung von elektronischem Material”, referencing IOTA.

2018/03/22

A patent application filed by Innogy SE is published, describing “System comprising an electrical producer arrangement”, referencing IOTA.

2018/02/15

A patent application filed by Luryto LLC is published, describing “Systems and method for unmanned aerial painting applications”, referencing IOTA.

2018/02/15

A patent application filed by RWE International SE is published, describing a “Building automation system”, referencing IOTA.

2017/12/28

A patent application filed by RWE International SE is published, describing a “Software defined networking system”, referencing IOTA.

2017/12/27

A patent application filed by RWE International SE is published, describing an “Augmented reality system”, referencing IOTA.

2017/11/23

A patent application filed by RWE International SE is published, describing a “Peer-to-peer network and node of a peer-to-peer network”, referencing IOTA.

2017/11/09

A patent application filed by RWE International SE is published, describing a “Traffic system”, referencing IOTA.

2017/11/09

A patent application filed by RWE International SE is published, describing a “System for evaluating telemetry data”, referencing IOTA.

2017/10/05
A patent application filed by RWE International SE is published, describing a “Production system controllable by means of a peer-to-peer application”, referencing IOTA.
2017/06/08

A patent application filed by RWE International SE is published, describing a “Charging system for vehicles”, referencing IOTA.

2017/06/08

A patent application filed by RWE International SE is published, describing a “Supply medium (e.g. electrical power) transaction agreement system”, referencing IOTA.

2017/05/18

A patent application filed by RWE AG is published, describing an “System and method for transporting an object”, referencing IOTA..