Blockchain is often quoted as a transformational technology with the potential to impact many technological areas. So what is a blockchain? Blockchain is an open and distributed ledger that can efficiently record transactions between parties. Each transaction is verifiable by consensus and there is a permanent record of the entered information. It can be understood as a data structure that is shared among a distributed network of computers. Blockchain technologies can be broadly categorized into digital currency and non-digital currency based technologies.
Facebook files patent application for predicting future trending topics by processing social media posts based on region and vertical. Read about this and other recently published patent applications.
Apple's patent discloses a digital assistant that provides a spoken response having a set of data items for a spoken user query. Read about this and other recently published patents.
Aistemos’s patent intelligence software, Cipher, now includes MaxVal’s international patent litigation data
Facebook seeks patent for surfacing employment opportunities on social media. Read about this and other recently published patent applications.
FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) approved a record-breaking 106 new medical devices in 2018. Medical devices approved by the FDA include Class I, Class II and Class III devices, categorized based on the potential risks involved in their use. Read all about it in this month's newsletter.
In today's post, we look at Qualcomm, who has secured a patent for wireless charging of vehicles. Read about this and other recently published patents.
A new patent application hints at Facebook's plans to bring payment transactions into its messenger application. Read about it and other patent applications of the week in this post.
Qualcomm has been awarded a patent for displays in autonomous vehicles. Learn about this and other recently published patents in today's post.
In this post, we take you through some of the recent patent applications filed by Facebook, Intel, Google, Qualcomm, Amazon, Apple, Medtronic, Novartis, Boston Scientific, Abbott, Merck, and Roche.