Patents. Funding. Exchange Launches. Doge.

A lot happened overt this past week, and we picked our favorite stories to share with you. Take the next 30 minutes, relax, and jump into everything blockchain!

 

The blockchain of food secures funding

https://www.forbes.com/sites/jennysplitter/2018/09/11/ripe-io-and-its-blockchain-of-food-secures-2-4-million-in-funding/#3ddefa9c4435

Most blockchain patents are held by just 2 companies

https://www.investopedia.com/news/alibaba-and-ibm-ranked-first-when-it-comes-blockchain-patents/

Stablecoins are launched on the Ethereum blockchain

https://bitcoinmagazine.com/articles/gemini-and-paxos-both-launch-stablecoins-ethereum-blockchain/

Crypto lobbying is happening

https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2018/09/11/get-ready-big-bitcoin-cryptocurrency-industry-opens-dc-lobbying-arm/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.9caebc64200a

Blockchain can add $1T to global trade in the coming 10 years

https://www.insidehighered.com/digital-learning/views/2018/09/05/what-every-college-leader-should-know-about-blockchain-opinion

Ethereum’s big upgrade

https://www.coindesk.com/constantinople-ahead-what-you-need-to-know-about-ethereums-big-upgrade/

Digital bobblehead night

https://cointelegraph.com/news/los-angeles-dodgers-baseball-team-to-hold-giveaway-of-player-crypto-tokens-via-eth

Blockchain courses will launch online

https://cointelegraph.com/news/consensys-partners-with-online-education-platform-to-launch-blockchain-course