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Emory University Patent to Treat Obesity and Neurological Diseases

Emory University recently announced a patent application that could serve as a new treatment for obesity.  The patent, “...
Emory University recently announced a patent application that could serve as a new treatment for obesity. The patent, “TrkB Agonists for the Treatment of Obesity and Neurological… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/emory-university-patent-treat-obesity-and-neurological-diseases/

USPTO Opens Examining Process to Public with Ask Patents

The USPTO is asking the public for help when it comes to clearing out “bogus” patent applications.  In conjunction with ...
The USPTO is asking the public for help when it comes to clearing out “bogus” patent applications. In conjunction with a provision of the America Invents Act in which the public … https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/uspto-opens-examining-process-public-ask-patents/

The New York Times vs. Helferich Patent Liscensing

The New York Times Co. has entered the tech patent arena and is now leading a defense of underdogs in a battle against Helfer...
The New York Times Co. has entered the tech patent arena and is now leading a defense of underdogs in a battle against Helferich Patent Licensing. Founded by inventor Richard Hel… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/new-york-times-vs-helferich-patent-liscensing/

Facebook's Zuckerberg Receives First Patent Approval

Recently, billionaire Mark Zuckerberg has gotten married, taken his company Facebook public, and successfully settled a first...
Recently, billionaire Mark Zuckerberg has gotten married, taken his company Facebook public, and successfully settled a first major patent dispute with Yahoo. Add to this list Zu… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/facebooks-zuckerberg-receives-first-patent-approval/

Patent Assistance Worldwide: Helping Innovators Succeed

Initially, patents were created in order to allow inventors to protect and profit from their inventions.  Recently, howe...
Initially, patents were created in order to allow inventors to protect and profit from their inventions. Recently, however, patents have become like trading cards collected, boug… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/patent-assistance-worldwide-helping-innovators-succeed/

May Birthday: Pierre Curie

This month, we recognize the birthday of one of the world’s most notable physicists, Pierre Curie.  Born on May 15...
This month, we recognize the birthday of one of the world’s most notable physicists, Pierre Curie. Born on May 15th back in 1859, Pierre would go on to win the Nobel Prize in phy… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/may-birthday-pierre-curie/

IP Assessment Tool for Individuals & Small Business

On April 15th, the United States Patent and Trademark Office launched a new tool designed to aid small businesses and individ...
On April 15th, the United States Patent and Trademark Office launched a new tool designed to aid small businesses and individuals with their IP needs. The “IP Awareness Assessmen… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/ip-assessment-tool-individuals-small-business/

National Inventors Hall of Fame 2012 Inductees

Well, the votes are in and the National Inventors Hall of Fame 2012 inductees have just been announced.  This year&rsquo...
Well, the votes are in and the National Inventors Hall of Fame 2012 inductees have just been announced. This year’s ceremony will take place on May 2nd in Washington, D.C. Nine … https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/national-inventors-hall-fame-2012-inductees/

National Science Day - Innovation in India

Tomorrow (February 28th) is National Science Day in India, a reminder of C.V. Ramen and his Nobel Prize winning discovery of ...
Tomorrow (February 28th) is National Science Day in India, a reminder of C.V. Ramen and his Nobel Prize winning discovery of the Ramen Effect. This phenomenon in spectroscopy bro… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/national-science-day-innovation-india/

The USPTO and NWBC Team Up for Women's History Month

Sybilla Masters is often named as the first woman inventor in America.  In 1715, her husband was awarded a patent for a ...
Sybilla Masters is often named as the first woman inventor in America. In 1715, her husband was awarded a patent for a method of making cornmeal from maize, though it clearly rec… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/uspto-and-nwbc-team-womens-history-month/

USPTO Plans to Launch Patents for Humanity Program

The USPTO has announced plans to hold a new competition called Patents for Humanity.  Open for submissions on March 1st,...
The USPTO has announced plans to hold a new competition called Patents for Humanity. Open for submissions on March 1st, the contest aims to recognize those who apply their patent… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/uspto-plans-launch-patents-humanity-program/

The USPTO Exhibits the Life and Patents of Steve Jobs

In November of 2011, the USPTO opened an exhibit showcasing The Patents and Trademarks of Steve Jobs: Art and Technology that...
In November of 2011, the USPTO opened an exhibit showcasing The Patents and Trademarks of Steve Jobs: Art and Technology that Changed the World. Free to the public, the commemora… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/uspto-exhibits-life-and-patents-steve-jobs/

Shoe Designed to Generate Electricity

Recently, University of Wisconsin engineer, Tom Krupenkin, has designed a shoe capable of generating electricity.  In a ...
Recently, University of Wisconsin engineer, Tom Krupenkin, has designed a shoe capable of generating electricity. In a process called reverse electrowetting, two plastic bladders… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/shoe-designed-generate-electricity/

Former Apple Exec. Builds a New Nest

Former Apple executive Tony Fadell, has taken a slight turn from his previous iPod division days and hoisted the original the...
Former Apple executive Tony Fadell, has taken a slight turn from his previous iPod division days and hoisted the original thermostat to a new level. Created in 1953 by Henry Drey… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/former-apple-exec-builds-new-nest/

Collegiate Inventors Competition 2011

Recently, the winners of the annual Collegiate Inventors Competition were announced.  Started by the non-profit organiza...
Recently, the winners of the annual Collegiate Inventors Competition were announced. Started by the non-profit organization Invent Now in 1990, the competition recognizes, reward… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/collegiate-inventors-competition-2011/

Computer Science and Innovation

Alan Turing is often credited as the founder of computer science.  A highly intelligent and innovative man, he created t...
Alan Turing is often credited as the founder of computer science. A highly intelligent and innovative man, he created the Turing Machine, and later one of the first designs for a… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/computer-science-and-innovation/

The Heart of All Patents

Dr. Robert Jarvik is best known as the inventor of the first permanent artificial heart.  Patented on November 13, 1979 ...
Dr. Robert Jarvik is best known as the inventor of the first permanent artificial heart. Patented on November 13, 1979 his design paved the way for future medical devices. A… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/heart-all-patents/

Step Aside Science-Fiction, Sony's 3D Visor is for Real.

It’s a movie-lover’s dream come true.  Sony is now the inventor and producer of a head-mounted 3...
It’s a movie-lover’s dream come true. Sony is now the inventor and producer of a head-mounted 3D visor capable of enhancing users’ movie and gaming experiences. Not onl… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/step-aside-science-fiction-sonys-3d-visor-real/

Inventors of Smart CCTV Keeping an Eye on Crime

Researchers over at Kingston University in London are on their way to producing a smart CCTV system that can detect, track, ...
Researchers over at Kingston University in London are on their way to producing a smart CCTV system that can detect, track, and record crime. The technology works by teaching … https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/inventors-smart-cctv-keeping-eye-crime/

Industrial Robot Inventor Dies at 99

George Devol, maker of the revolutionary mechanical arm, died last week at age 99.  A primarily self-taught inventor, De...
George Devol, maker of the revolutionary mechanical arm, died last week at age 99. A primarily self-taught inventor, Devol created a robotic arm that could be programmed to repea… https://www.globalpatentsolutions.com/blog/industrial-robot-inventor-dies-99/

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