report Archive

March 20 2012 Startup Patent Report includes Like.com, Box, Zynga, Zillow & 38 Studios

We missed last week, so hopefully this lengthy startup patent report will make up for it.  For the week of Tuesday, March 20, 2012, there were 5,414 U.S. patents issued by the USPTO.  There are a number of notable patents issued this week, including ones to Like.com (Google), Box.net, Zynga, Zillow, TopCoder, Cleversafe, 38 Studios, [&hellip

Read More…

Startup Patent Report for March 6, 2012

The first week of March saw a total of 5,333 patents issued by the USPTO.  Here are some of the most interesting ones.  This week’s patent report includes Actimagine, Whaleback Systems, Livestream, Redseal Systems, PopCap Games, BitGravity, Jumptap, Rapleaf and icue

Read More…

Startup Patent Report for week of February 28, 2012

For the week of Tuesday, February 28, 20122, there were 5,271 patents issued by the USPTO.  Below are nine interesting patents issued to small businesses.  These patents are assigned to Rebit, Cross Loop, Zoombak, Roundbox, MeLLmo, Talari Networks, Perceptive Pixel and OnLive

Read More…

Startup Patent Report for February 21, 2012 (Part 2/2)

In part 1 of this week’s Startup Patent Report, we looked at newly issued patents from Convey Computer, Ekinops, Kingsisle Entertainment, Better Place and Avalanche Technology. Part 2 examines several additional interesting patents issued this week to Kosmix, Caustic Graphics, DesignIn, and Kryptiq

Read More…

Startup Patent Report (Patents issued Feb 14, 2012)

For the week of February 14, 2012, there were 5,272 patents issued in all.  Below are six of those patents that caught my attention.  Most of the companies presented below are younger, independent, companies. RingCube, acquired by Citrix systems last year, was included to illustrate the effect a strong IP portfolio can have in making [&hellip

Read More…