This startup is using blockchain technology to protect intellectual property and other online data. Based in Taiwan, Bitmark is a property system for the digital space, protecting personal data and your digital assets. Currently in beta, the new venture "is using a blockchain algorithm to create distributed consensus on who owns what in the digital sphere" according to Springwise.
Bitmark makes it easier to own original music, movies and other areas conventionally covered by intellectual property, but also seeks to make it easier to verify ownership rights over emerging subjects like online art, computer code and user-generated data. Digital signatures dubbed 'bitmarks' are used to facilitate issuance and title transference. By using blockchain technology, the company offers a way to identify digital files individually.
Digital Property Systems
More Stats +/-
Blockchain-Based Smart Locks
Problem-Solving Business Platforms
Cryptocurrency Reward Platforms
City-Specific Digital Wallets
Remote Voting Systems
Free 2019 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.