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Rivada Networks Gets Location-Based Services Patent
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued patent #8,787,944, Method and System for Providing Enhanced Location Based Information for Wireless Handsets, to Rivada Networks.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Ryogen Awarded Two Patents Directed to Polynucleotide Sequences that...
Ryogen LLC, an R&D company focusing on polynucleotide sequences implicated in human diseases, was awarded two new patents this month, bringing the total number of its issued U.S. Patents to 32. U.S. Patent No.
Samsung patents more smartwatch designs with round faces
Samsung already has a slew of smartwatches out on the market, but all of its wearables have one thing in common: the square screen.
Supreme Court Rules Abstract Ideas Implemented on Computer Not Patent-Eligible
On June 19, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled in the case of Alice Corporation v.
Apple wins patent for crowd-sourced traffic navigation
Imagine a navigation system that can guide you based on the number of stop lights, stop signs, and obstacles along the way.
Comments on Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance Due by July 31
This week brings the July 31, 2014 deadline for submitting written comments on two USPTO patent subject matter eligibility guidance documents: The "Myriad-Mayo" Guidance issued March 4, 2014 and the "Alice Corp. v.
United States : Forerunner Software announces additional patent pending technology
A major provider of mobile BI solutions and the developer of Forerunner Mobilizer, an optimized, responsive mobile application designed to extend the power of Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services to mobile BI, , has announced further patent pending technology to its vast portfolio of 20 patents from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
mCig, Inc. to Report Record Adjusted Earnings on Record Revenue Increase of 1,100%
BELLEVUE, Wash., July 28, 2014 -- mCig, Inc. , a technology company that owns, manufactures, and distributes the mCig, VitaCig, and Vapolution products, today announced that the Company expects to report record operating results for its fiscal year ended April 30, 2014.
Motion to Stay Pending CBM Review Granted Where Non-Practicing Entity ...
Boku, Inc. filed a CBM petition with the PTAB seeking review of the patentability of Plaintiff's U.S. Patent No.
Harley-Davidson Booze Coming Soon?
With the 74th Anniversary of the famous Sturgis Motorcycle Rally less than a week away, it seemed like a good time to check in on recent Harley-Davidson trademark activity at the USPTO.
Sexual appliances have subclass, says the Patent Office
"SEXUAL APPLIANCE" is the official name of the US Patent and Trademark Office's Class 600, Subclass 38 .
Solos sometimes need help hiring help
Solo attorney Erik Pelton has gradually refined his methods of recruiting office help, including creating an employment contract and employee rules of conduct.
Soulard business owner calls Bitcoin 'wave of the future': TechFlash 7 things
The White House Office of Science and Technology, through the Missouri Division of Workforce Development and U.S. Department of Labor, has awarded Kansas City a $500,000 grant to help train IT professionals.
Daylight robbery, value for money and patent renewals: it's time to talk
The IPKat and Merpel regularly receive vast quantities of marketing literature. Much of it is plainly irrelevant to the content of an IP weblog and some of it, while relevant to the subject, is of insufficient interest or significance to mention to our readership.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Trade Secrets, Trademarks, and Interstate Commerce
Society should always question rules where the rule-maker is not itself bound by the rules.
Bose Sues New Apple Acquisition Beats Over Patent Violations
Bose has taken issue with some of the technology embodied in products in Apple's newly acquired Beats line of headphones.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
4. Cease and desist, San Diego Comic-Con tells ...
San Diego Comic-Con sent a letter saying Salt Lake Comic Con must "cease and desist" from using "Comic Con" in their name.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
USPTO Approves 'DayDream,' 'Yesterday. Today. Forever.,' 'Ring of Fire'
The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office granted the trademark "DayDream" to H.E. Murdock Co.
USPTO Moves to Strongly Enforce Eligibility Limitations
Earlier this summer, the Supreme Court decided the subject matter eligibility case of Alice Corp. v.
EPO Website News
Nominations for the European Inventor Award 2015 open
Who are going to be the successors to Artur Fischer and the five other exceptional inventors who were presented with the European Inventor Award in Berlin on 17 June 2014? The European Patent Office is now calling for submissions of nominations for the European Inventor Award 2015.