IBM broke the IP record with 9100 Patents Granted in 2018 to retain top spot

January 13, 2019 4:53 pm

IBM topped the intellectual property field for the number of patents that were granted in 2018. The company was awarded 9,100 patents which was the most compared to any other company; in 2017 IBM had

Microsoft set to license its internet-connected vehicle patents

August 3, 2018 5:28 pm

Microsoft has agreed to license its patents for Internet-connected cars to Toyota, its first such deal with an automaker and a signal that it may be willing to partne

Sony patent would allow you to swipe battery life from your friend’s smartphone

August 3, 2018 5:28 pm

Sony recently received a patent allowing for two consumer devices like smartphones to transfer power between each other. The technology would leverage near-field communication (NFC) which is used in s

Ericsson Avoids Patent War by Publishing Rates for 5G

August 3, 2018 5:28 pm

Ericsson has taken the unusual step of publicly setting a price tag on what it will cost to license the telecommunications company’s technology for the next generation of high-speed mobile phone net