Alibaba is filing patent application for a blockchain domain name

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    Company is latest to propose domain name technology connected to blockchains.

    Chinese internet giant Alibaba has filed a U.S. patent application (pdf) for a domain name system connected to blockchain networks.

    It’s a bit tricky to disect, but it seems that the idea is to give each blockchain instance a domain name. The abstract states:

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