Patents

Mastercard Wins Patent for Speeding Up Crypto Payments

Payments giant Mastercard may be looking to speed up cryptocurrency transactions by designing a payments system that will link accounts holding both …

Cryptocurrency

Axovant Sciences up 1% on U.S. patent covering nelotanserin for sleep behavior disorder

Axovant Sciences (AXON +0.8%) is up on below-average volume in apparent response to the issuance of a new U.S. patent covering nelotanserin for sleep …

Business

Here’s proof that H-1B workers make American companies more innovative

American companies innovate better with immigrant workers.<p>At a time when the Donald Trump administration is clamping down on H-1B visas, a study at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) argues that foreign workers, in fact, help US companies grow.<p>A 10% increase in the share of H-1B workers …

Innovation

Apple Granted Two Major Apple Pencil Patents for iPad Pro

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of 40 newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today. In this particular report we …

Apple Pencil

Iridex MicroPulse patent revoked in Europe

The European Patent Office has revoked the MicroPulse patent held by Iridex, according to a press release from OD-OS.<br>OD-OS sought the patent …

Ophthalmology

Doctors warn about trampolines: So why is there one in almost every backyard?

Despite continued safety warnings, more millennial parents feel trampolines are worth the risk.

University of Iowa

Rambus and Socionext sign broad patent license agreement

Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS) will license Socionext a broad range of innovations related to memory controllers, SerDes and security technologies.<p>Specific …

Business

Motorola Solutions wins German patent suit

Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI) has won its patent infringement suit against Hytera Mobilfunk, the German unit of Hytera Communications.<p>The patent in …

Business

Five things to watch out for on July 18

The monsoon session of Parliament begins today. Ahead of the session, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sought cooperation of all political parties and ask

India

Walmart files patent for audio surveillance technology to monitor employees and customers

Walmart Tuesday filed a patent for audio surveillance technology to record customers and employees to proposedly focus on minute details of the …

Surveillance

BRIEF-Dr.Reddy's Says No Direct Financial Implication To Compensation And/Or Penalty On Patent Infringement Case With Indivior

© Reuters. BRIEF-Dr.Reddy's Says No Direct Financial Implication To Compensation And/Or Penalty On Patent Infringement Case With Indivior<p>July 17 …

Compensation

12 of the wildest car innovations you probably had no idea existed

It's incredible to think about how far automobiles have come since the first motor car was released in 1885. So many innovations along the way have made cars safer, more reliable, and increasingly more convenient. The fact that we can use a remote from the comfort of our living room to warm our …

Universal Pictures

CRISPR Therapeutics Stock History: The Rise of the World's Biggest Gene-Editing Biotech

This biotech has risen to the top of the CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing world. Here's how CRISPR Therapeutics did it.<p>It's been called the biggest biotech …

Genetics

IBM seeks $167M from Groupon for infringing on ecommerce patents, says Amazon, Facebook, and Google licensed its patents for between $20M and $50M per company

eCommerce

Korean Internet Agency to Develop Blockchain Platform With Housing Finance Corporation

The Korea Internet & Security Agency (KISA) and the Korea Housing Finance Corporation (HF) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to develop …

Blockchain

Amphastar cannot collect $100 mln during Momenta drug patent appeal - judge

A federal judge on Monday ruled that Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc must wait to collect a $100 million bond that Momenta Pharmaceuticals Inc and Sandoz Inc posted in a drug patent case it won until after an appellate court hears the dispute.<p>U.S. District Judge Nathaniel Gorton in Boston said he …

Law

IBM Seeks $167 Million From Groupon – Bloomberg

IBM Seeks $167 Million From Groupon<p>IBM Seeks $167 Million From Groupon<p>IBM Seeks $167 Million From …

Intellectual Property

Muddy Waters? SCOTUS, Secret Sales, And The America Invents Act

How will SCOTUS address the issue? That is anything but certain.

Law

Innovations in Aerospace Technology: 10 Million Patents and Beyond

Explore the innovations that made flight possible<p>Since the Wright brothers' first flight, aerospace has been critical to the future of the United …

Intellectual Property

An evening walk down Dalal Street | Sensex ends over 200 points down, Nifty below 10,950; Tata Steel tanks 7%

The Sensex is down 217.86 points or 0.60% at 36323.77, while the Nifty is down 82.00 points or 0.74% at 10936.90.

Stock Markets

Indivior's shares soar 33 percent after U.S. court blocks sale of rival generic

(Reuters) - Indivior Plc's shares jumped more than 33 percent on Monday after a U.S. court blocked a rival from selling a cheaper copycat of the British drugmaker's bestselling opioid addiction treatment.<p>The preliminary injunction on Friday came days after Indivior issued a profit warning that …

Intellectual Property

Cadillac Has A Hot New Product Just In Time For Prime Day

It’ll be rare, but we can’t wait to meat it.<p><i>Update: The aptly named Cadillac Grill Iron is available for pre-order on Amazon for $100, and comes with</i> …

Autos

SilcsBio awarded patent for drug design algorithms

Algorithms used in a <b>Spark Baltimore</b>–based company’s software was recently patented for algorithms that will help it expand its presence in the …

University of Maryland

Ropes & Gray Adds Another Experienced IP Life Sciences Partner in New York, Charlotte Jacobsen

NEW YORK, July 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global law firm Ropes & Gray today announced that <b>Charlotte Jacobsen</b> has joined its 350-lawyer New York office as partner in the firm's life sciences intellectual property litigation practice. Ms. Jacobsen is the second high-profile IP life sciences attorney …

Intellectual Property

IBM in patent dispute with Groupon

IBM has asked a U.S. jury to award it $167M in a patent lawsuit accusing Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN) of infringing foundational e-commerce technology, …

Business

Stocks to watch: Indivior, AA, Go-Ahead, Codemasters | Financial Times

Monday 11:00 BST<p>Here’s what’s happening<p>Indivior rebounded after a US court granted the drug developer a premiminary injunction against Dr Reddy’s, …

Credit Suisse

Maybe the innovation boom is here, it's just not evenly distributed

Check out these two charts from a great Wall Street Journal piece, “The Problem With Innovation: The Biggest Companies Are Hogging All the Gains,” on …

Innovation

The Problem With Innovation: The Biggest Companies Are Hogging All the Gains - WSJ

As far back as the industrial revolution, major innovations have traveled swiftly from company to company and industry to industry, an economy-boosting phenomenon called diffusion.<p>Today, there is mounting evidence this engine of growth seems to be misfiring, a phenomenon some economists say helps …

Northern Europe

The Invention Gender Gap

TAMPA, Fla., July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Statistics show that women are named as inventors on less than one in five U.S. patents. Why does this gender disparity exist, and what is being done to address it? The new issue of <i>Technology and Innovation, Journal of the National Academy of Inventors</i> ® …

Innovation

Decoded: This is how Apple's new MacBook Pro keyboard is dust-protected

Apple recently introduced the all-new MacBook Pro with specially designed keys that are better protected against dust and crumb contamination. During …

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