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Patent reveals AI may use data from social media for trading

AI could scan social media for crypto trends and compile it into actionable suggestions, Capital One’s patent has proposed Capital One recently filed a patent for an artificial intelligence (AI) to formulate crypto trading suggestions by scouring the internet for information regarding market trends. This includes government regulations to corporate developments, social media trends and […]

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Intel Wants to Patent a Bitcoin Mining Hardware 'Accelerator'

Tech giant Intel is seeking to patent a hardware “accelerator” for bitcoin mining chips, a newly-published filing reveals. The application for a “Bitcoin Mining Hardware Accelerator With Optimized Message Digest and Message Scheduler Datapath” was published on Thursday, though it was originally submitted to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in September 2016. In […]