U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Minkah Fitzpatrick: If Bucs QB wants FitzMagic moniker, he can take it

Getty Images<p>Minkah Fitzpatrick and his family received backlash after word leaked that he seeks to trademark “FitzMagic.” Buccaneers fans expressed …

Minkah Fitzpatrick

An apostrophe holds so much power when it comes to Papa John's logo rethink | AdAge

Papa John's may soon go by the name Papa Johns, a minor grammatical tweak that says a lot about the state of the brand.<p>In what appear to be …

Advertising Industry

Tyreek Hill to Matt Breida: There’s only one cheetah in the league

Getty Images<p>Minkah Fitzpatrick is seeking to trademark “Fitzmagic,” which has become Ryan Fitzpatrick‘s nickname in Tampa Bay. Now, Tyreek Hill and …

Matt Breida

Bitcoin Prices Gain; PBOC Issues New Warning on Crypto

© Reuters. Bitcoin and other major cryptocurrency prices gained on Wednesday<p>Investing.com - Bitcoin and other major cryptocurrency prices gained on …

Icos

BeyondSpring Strengthens Intellectual Property Portfolio with Newly Granted U.S. Patent for Plinabulin

NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BeyondSpring Inc. (NASDAQ:BYSI), a global, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of innovative cancer therapies, announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted the Company a new patent—U.S. …

Intellectual Property

Wednesday Wake-Up Call: Papa John's ads get a new look. Facebook ads get new scrutiny

Welcome to Ad Age's Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. <i>You can get an audio version of this briefing</i> …

Advertising Industry

Forget FAANG Stocks, PayPal And Square Are Better Bets

FAANG stocks (Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Alphabet’s Google) may be getting all the attention from Wall Street and investors, but digital payment companies PayPal and Square could be better bets on the future of technology and payments.<p>Both stocks are up double-digits or more this year but …

Wall Street

Apple Wins a Patent for an Immersive 3D Touch Apple Store Display Table

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of 28 newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today. In this particular report we …

Apple Store

Has Procter & Gamble Found a Shortcut to Millennials' Hearts?

People have been LOL'ing over <b>Procter & Gamble</b>'s (NYSE: PG) application to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to register the acronyms LOL, NBD, FML, and WTF to use on personal and household products. Those acronyms are texting shorthand for "laugh out loud," "no big deal," and a couple of more …

Procter & Gamble

Cryptos Fall, Mastercard Explores B2B Blockchain

© Reuters. Bitcoin fell on Tuesday.<p>Investing.com - Cryptocurrencies fell on Tuesday, as Bitcoin dipped below $6,300.<p>Bitcoin slumped 1.94% to …

Market Capitalization

Apple was Granted 28 Patents today covering eSIM Technology, a Seamlessly Embedded Heart Rate Monitor and more

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of 28 newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today. In this particular report we …

Apple Watch

OPINION: Make Patents Great Again

3:19 PM 09/18/2018<p>The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, housed in the building that formerly was the U.S. Patent Office, displays an 1862 …

Patents

‘FitzMagic’ is being trademarked by ... Dolphins rookie Minkah Fitzpatrick

Ryan Fitzpatrick has always been ‘FitzMagic’, but a rookie is looking to change that — legally.<p>Ryan Fitzpatrick has been a sensation for the Buccaneers. Through two weeks he has 819 passing yards, eight touchdowns, and an astounding 151.5 passer rating. It’s enough to rekindle the usage of the term …

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Mastercard Patents See Blockchain For Data Records

Mastercard Inc. (MA), the leading global payments & technology company, is actively exploring the use of blockchain to keep track of consumer …

Alibaba Group

Amazon patents robots to load and unload trucks at fulfillment centers - Puget Sound Business Journal

By Casey Coombs <br>– Staff Writer, Puget Sound Business Journal<p>Sep 18, 2018, 12:12pm PDT<p>Amazon.com Inc. has won a patent to automate the loading and …

Puget Sound

Stamford Serial Dater Scammed Women Out Of Millions: Feds

The defendant ran a company that was purported to make materials for surgical gloves.<p>STAMFORD, CT — A 66-year-old Stamford man was found guilty by a …

Financial Regulation

Mastercard Patent Filings Tout Blockchain for Immutable Data Records

Payment services giant Mastercard is looking at the use of blockchain for keeping track of consumer payments, newly published patent filings …

Cryptocurrency

Amazon admits plan to make employees work in cages was ‘bad idea’

Amazon have admitted that a patent which intended employees to work in cramped cage-like cubicles was a ‘bad idea’.<p>The robotic designs, granted by …

New York University

Rimon Reels in 8-Strong Silicon Valley IP Team | The Recorder

<i>Rimon co-founding partner and CEO Michael Moradzadeh.</i><p>Fast-growing California firm Rimon, which this summer opened an office in Kansas City, Missouri, …

Silicon Valley

New Patent Suggests Apple Is Trying To Create Scratch-Proof, Bend-Proof iPhones

It might not be a feature that will make it to Apple’s next iPhone or any of its other consumer electronics products, but a newly published patent …

Technology

Trademark Office Trying to Claw Back Right to Reject Vulgarity

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office wants to preserve its power to refuse to register a scandalous or immoral trademark and wants the Supreme Court …

Law

Apple continues their work on a Folding iPhone by focusing on new Flexible Sensors, a new Flexible Battery & Circuits

One particular invention of Apple that appears to be getting a lot of attention over the years is one focused on a possible future iPhone that would …

Apple Watch

vMOX Granted U.S. Patent for Mobility Optimization Technology

<b>Revolutionary software engine enables unparalleled savings and unprecedented efficiency</b><p>ROSLYN HEIGHTS, N.Y., Sept. 13, 2018 /CNW/ -- <i></i>vMOX LLC, the leading provider of cost optimization, lifecycle management and data analytics for enterprise mobility environments, announced today that it has been …

Enterprise Mobility

Judge Who Oversaw Silk Road Case Rejoins Cravath

Katherine Forrest, who sentenced Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht to life in prison, is making a rare jump back to private practice<p>A federal judge in Manhattan known for doling out stiff criminal sentences, including sending Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht to prison for life, is making an uncommon …

Silk Road

IGT Pioneers Tribal Gaming Sports Betting with Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians

LONDON, Sept. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT) today announced that the Company extended its sports betting leadership to tribal gaming with a signed agreement with the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians. Under the agreement, IGT will provide its …

Betting

Amazon Got a Patent to Put Workers in Cages. Now the Company Says It Was a 'Bad' Idea

No one ever said working at Amazon was a relaxed experience. The e-commerce giant is well known for its taxing workplace culture, but putting …

New York University

Apple research continues on combining iPhone, iPad with MacBook-style accessory

By<p>Apple is still considering ways to make the iPhone and iPad work more closely with MacBooks, including a system where an iOS device is inserted …

IPad Pro

Amazon executive admits patent to cage workers was 'bad idea'

Amazon is trying to justify filing a patent it received for a design that would house human workers in cages amid backlash over claims of poor …

Santa Monica

Zinke is letting corporations profit off our national parks

What if I told you that a multibillion-dollar company decided to trademark the name of one of America's most prized national parks? And that the …

National Parks

An Amazon patent put humans in cages and let robots roam free

Happy Monday. Here’s something absolutely terrifying: Amazon filed a patent in 2016 that would put humans in cages so they could safely ferry around robot-controlled work areas, reports the <i>Seattle Times</i>, citing a new report that highlighted the insane idea.<p>Essentially, <b>the idea behind this patent</b> …

Patents