NBCNews.com

Microsoft Sells Patents to Xiaomi, Builds 'Long-Term Partnership'
NBCNews.com
Microsoft is selling about 1,500 of its patents to Chinese device maker Xiaomi, a rare departure for the U.S. company and part of what the two companies say is the start of a long-term partnership. The deal, announced on Wednesday, also includes a ...
Xiaomi's path to the West gets a little easier with Microsoft patent dealArs Technica
China's Xiaomi buys Microsoft tech patentsDeutsche Welle
China's Xiaomi Buys Microsoft Patents to Spur Global ForaysBloomberg
Computerworld -BBC News
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NBCNews.com
Microsoft Sells Patents to Xiaomi, Builds 'Long-Term Partnership'
NBCNews.com
Microsoft is selling about 1,500 of its patents to Chinese device maker Xiaomi, a rare departure for the U.S. company and part of what the two companies say is the start of a long-term partnership. The deal, announced on Wednesday, also includes a ...
Xiaomi's path to the West gets a little easier with Microsoft patent dealArs Technica
China's Xiaomi buys Microsoft tech patentsDeutsche Welle
China's Xiaomi Buys Microsoft Patents to Spur Global ForaysBloomberg
Computerworld -BBC News
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PC Magazine

Huawei Sues Samsung Over Patents
PC Magazine
China-based Huawei, one of the leading smartphone makers in the world, is suing Samsung. The company announced this week that it has filed lawsuits in the US and China over claims that Samsung is violating patents it holds related to 4G technology, ...
Huawei Files Lawsuits Accusing Samsung of Violating PatentsABC News
Why Huawei is suing Samsung over cellphone patentsRecode
Huawei feels 'compelled' to defend its patents after talks with Samsung failYahoo News
Computerworld
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PC Magazine
Huawei Sues Samsung Over Patents
PC Magazine
China-based Huawei, one of the leading smartphone makers in the world, is suing Samsung. The company announced this week that it has filed lawsuits in the US and China over claims that Samsung is violating patents it holds related to 4G technology, ...
Huawei Files Lawsuits Accusing Samsung of Violating PatentsABC News
Why Huawei is suing Samsung over cellphone patentsRecode
Huawei feels 'compelled' to defend its patents after talks with Samsung failYahoo News
Computerworld
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Tech Insider

The 10 craziest Google patents
Tech Insider
Now, it's always important to take patents with a grain of salt. Many times a company will file a patent for a device that will never see the light of day. However, we stumbled across some pretty wacky patents that we just had to share. Some are cool ...
Tech and Auto Firms Join Google-Led Patent Purchase ProgramFortune
Calling All Patent Owners - Google, IBM, Ford, Cisco and Other Leading Global Companies Want to Buy Your Patents ...PR Newswire (press release)

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Tech Insider
The 10 craziest Google patents
Tech Insider
Now, it's always important to take patents with a grain of salt. Many times a company will file a patent for a device that will never see the light of day. However, we stumbled across some pretty wacky patents that we just had to share. Some are cool ...
Tech and Auto Firms Join Google-Led Patent Purchase ProgramFortune
Calling All Patent Owners - Google, IBM, Ford, Cisco and Other Leading Global Companies Want to Buy Your Patents ...PR Newswire (press release)

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Motherboard

NASA Releases Patents for Moon Dust Fuel, Bio-Gaming, and Laser Engines
Motherboard
If you're looking for some inspiration for your newfangled spaceship concept—and aren't we all?—NASA has good news for you. The agency recently released 56 of its patents into the public domain as a part of its Technology Transfer Program, which aims ...
NASA releases dozens of patents into the public domainCNET
NASA Makes 56 Patents Available in Public Domain to Benefit US IndustriesENGINEERING.com
NASA Releases 56 Patents into Public DomainProduct Design & Development
International Business Times UK -Christian Science Monitor -TheUSBport
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Motherboard
NASA Releases Patents for Moon Dust Fuel, Bio-Gaming, and Laser Engines
Motherboard
If you're looking for some inspiration for your newfangled spaceship concept—and aren't we all?—NASA has good news for you. The agency recently released 56 of its patents into the public domain as a part of its Technology Transfer Program, which aims ...
NASA releases dozens of patents into the public domainCNET
NASA Makes 56 Patents Available in Public Domain to Benefit US IndustriesENGINEERING.com
NASA Releases 56 Patents into Public DomainProduct Design & Development
International Business Times UK -Christian Science Monitor -TheUSBport
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Patently-O

Right Sized Patents
Patently-O
Patent policy is often easier to implement than social policy (especially compared with other property law changes) because a new generation of patents emerges every twenty years and the old generation does not hang-around protecting and directing ...
Limited time available to make submissions on recommended changes to the Australian IP SystemLexology (registration)

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Patently-O
Right Sized Patents
Patently-O
Patent policy is often easier to implement than social policy (especially compared with other property law changes) because a new generation of patents emerges every twenty years and the old generation does not hang-around protecting and directing ...
Limited time available to make submissions on recommended changes to the Australian IP SystemLexology (registration)

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Tech Times

Nintendo 3DS Patents Found Not Guilty Of Infringement: Higher Court Fully Reverses 2013 Verdict
Tech Times
In a retrial on April 24, Nintendo was found not guilty of infringement because its 3DS gaming system does not violate an existing patent. In 2011, Tomita Technologies USA, Inc. and Tomita Technologies International, Inc. sued the company, saying that ...
Court: Nintendo's 3DS patents are not guilty of infringementEngadget
Nintendo Patents a New ControllerIGN
Nintendo's 3DS patents are not guilty of infringement, judge rules in retrialInternational Business Times UK
iDigitalTimes.com -Game Rant -Geeky Gadgets
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Tech Times
Nintendo 3DS Patents Found Not Guilty Of Infringement: Higher Court Fully Reverses 2013 Verdict
Tech Times
In a retrial on April 24, Nintendo was found not guilty of infringement because its 3DS gaming system does not violate an existing patent. In 2011, Tomita Technologies USA, Inc. and Tomita Technologies International, Inc. sued the company, saying that ...
Court: Nintendo's 3DS patents are not guilty of infringementEngadget
Nintendo Patents a New ControllerIGN
Nintendo's 3DS patents are not guilty of infringement, judge rules in retrialInternational Business Times UK
iDigitalTimes.com -Game Rant -Geeky Gadgets
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Intellectual Property Watch

Failsafe Tips For Identifying And Developing Potentially Valuable Patents
Intellectual Property Watch
It's easy to find valuable and useful patents, if you have small patent portfolios, but it can be a daunting task when portfolios contain hundreds or thousands of patents. Yet this task is critical for any business, and especially for technology ...
South African Minister Raises Eyebrows Over PatentsAllAfrica.com
Patents are no barrier to innovation, despite the mythsThe Globe and Mail (subscription)
Innovators miss the bus on filing home patentsThe Australian
Financial Express -Indiana Lawyer -CCTV
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Intellectual Property Watch
Failsafe Tips For Identifying And Developing Potentially Valuable Patents
Intellectual Property Watch
It's easy to find valuable and useful patents, if you have small patent portfolios, but it can be a daunting task when portfolios contain hundreds or thousands of patents. Yet this task is critical for any business, and especially for technology ...
South African Minister Raises Eyebrows Over PatentsAllAfrica.com
Patents are no barrier to innovation, despite the mythsThe Globe and Mail (subscription)
Innovators miss the bus on filing home patentsThe Australian
Financial Express -Indiana Lawyer -CCTV
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NPR

Can Silly Patents Help Fight Frivolous Lawsuits?
NPR
Inventors and entrepreneurs have logged years of complaining about the patent system, and there are some good reasons. In 2015, patent litigation rose 13 percent from the previous year according to a study by Unified Patents, and two-thirds of those ...

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NPR
Can Silly Patents Help Fight Frivolous Lawsuits?
NPR
Inventors and entrepreneurs have logged years of complaining about the patent system, and there are some good reasons. In 2015, patent litigation rose 13 percent from the previous year according to a study by Unified Patents, and two-thirds of those ...

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Daily Mail

Forget smart glasses: Samsung patents contact lenses with built-in camera
Daily Mail
Samsung has been granted a patent for contact lenses that project images directly into the eye. The patent, awarded in South Korea, includes a contact lens equipped with a display, a camera, an antenna, and several sensors that detect movement ...
Samsung patents smart contact lenses with a built-in cameraMashable
​Samsung patents AR contact lens with built in cameraWareable
Samsung Patents Contact Lenses With Built-In CameraCBS Local
The Independent -The Libertarian Republic
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Daily Mail
Forget smart glasses: Samsung patents contact lenses with built-in camera
Daily Mail
Samsung has been granted a patent for contact lenses that project images directly into the eye. The patent, awarded in South Korea, includes a contact lens equipped with a display, a camera, an antenna, and several sensors that detect movement ...
Samsung patents smart contact lenses with a built-in cameraMashable
​Samsung patents AR contact lens with built in cameraWareable
Samsung Patents Contact Lenses With Built-In CameraCBS Local
The Independent -The Libertarian Republic
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The Verge

Apple patents magnetic connector for stacking up peripherals
The Verge
If Apple really wants the iPad to be the future of computing, then it would help if the tablet could easily connect with multiple peripherals at once. A recently published patent from the iPhone-maker shows one way this might work, with the document ...
Apple Patents: Stackable Magnetic Adapters Could Be Coming To The MacBookiDigitalTimes.com
Apple patent for stackable Smart Connector plugs improves iPad versatilityApple Insider
Smart connector to get smarter with new Apple patentZDNet
Patently Apple -Business Insider -9 to 5 Mac
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The Verge
Apple patents magnetic connector for stacking up peripherals
The Verge
If Apple really wants the iPad to be the future of computing, then it would help if the tablet could easily connect with multiple peripherals at once. A recently published patent from the iPhone-maker shows one way this might work, with the document ...
Apple Patents: Stackable Magnetic Adapters Could Be Coming To The MacBookiDigitalTimes.com
Apple patent for stackable Smart Connector plugs improves iPad versatilityApple Insider
Smart connector to get smarter with new Apple patentZDNet
Patently Apple -Business Insider -9 to 5 Mac
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