Blockchains (smart contracts, distributed ledgers) and rights management broadly construed are the themes of today's Spotlight Applications. Assigned to Avila, the first application discloses techniques for a secure messaging service with digital rights management using blockchain technology. Assigned to Communication University of Zhejiang (CUZ) (CN),
20220207118, "Secure messaging service with digital rights management using blockchain technology," assigned to Avila Technology, LLC
The invention described herein is directed to a secure text messaging and object sharing mobile application connected to a DRM cloud service that provides encryption, digital rights management (DRM) of the text and of the attachments, blockchain transactions, the capability of attaching documents, photos and so forth, the capability of interfacing with a user's contacts application, and that operates in both Android and iOS environments.
20220167066, "Short video copyright storage method based on blockchain and expression identification," assigned to Communication University of Zhejiang (CUZ) (CN)
A short video copyright storage method based on blockchain and expression identification, wherein first, the video key information of face short videos is calculated by an method of convolution neural network based on visual priority rules, and second the key information is stored in an alliance blockchain in the form of log files to complete the digital copyright storage of short videos. The method includes: authenticating alliance chain member nodes, which can store the short video digital copyright and perform other operations after being authenticated; extracting key information of face short videos; calculating the feature vector of key information through a deep learning method; enhancing the calculation of the feature vector to improve the efficiency of certificate storage; generating JSON file of digital copyright identification tag value of face short video.