Long before the term ‘Big Data’ even surfaced in the patent world, a visionary figure with a curious mind committed his early career to seeing how far patent data analysis could be pushed to its limits given the technology available at the time. What is equally remarkable is the number of patent information projects that […] Continue readingChina vs. U.S. Patent Trends. How Do the Giants Stack Up?
Find out which global patent assignees occupy a place in the top-ten US rankings for most utility patents (grants) in 2015. Only one assignee dropped off the list, was it: a) Panasonic, b) Qualcomm, or c) Google ? Answer: a) Panasonic Panasonic dropped from #10 on the 2014 list, to #18 in 2015. Qualcomm and […] Continue reading