Posts in Kid Tech


Fisher-Price files patent suit charging infringement of children’s ride-on vehicle technologies

On Tuesday, January 17th, children’s toy maker Fisher-Price Inc. of East Aurora, NY, filed a patent infringement suit against bicycle distributor Dynacraft BSC, Inc. of American …
By Steve Brachmann
1 year ago 1

Best of CES 2017 includes parental control software, gaming mice and ceiling tiles for wireless charging

One product in each category receives a Best of Innovation award as the most innovative product in its category. Today, we’ll take a stroll through some …
By Steve Brachmann
1 year ago 1

Pittsburgh startup files patent suit over educational toys against UK firm with Zuckerberg ties

Primo’s response of the ‘427 patent is evidence of a dismissive attitude towards someone else’s intellectual property right. Again not shocking, but what is interesting is …
By Steve Brachmann
2 years ago 0

How patent laws are harming children and America’s innovative future

The Young Inventor’s Showcase is nothing short of an amazing academic program in 56 Houston area grade schools. The program teaches grade school kids the entire innovation …
By Paul Morinville
2 years ago 17

Hasbro makes big gains on rival Mattel, pursues toy tech innovations

Toy licensing is proving to be a major wealth-building tool for Hasbro as it strives for dominance in the toy industry. Last September, the company was awarded …
By Steve Brachmann
3 years ago 0

USPTO Launches Redesigned KIDS! Web Pages

The USPTO announced the launch of its newly redesigned KIDS! Web pages aimed to encourage students of all ages to learn about the importance of intellectual property (…
By U.S.P.T.O.
4 years ago 0

Manhattan Jury Orders Nintendo to Pay $30 Million for Patent Infringement

A Manhattan federal jury recently ordered Nintendo Co. Ltd. to pay Tomita Technologies International, Inc. ("Tomita") over $30 million in damages in a patent infringement case that concerned …
By Adrienne Kendrick
5 years ago 1

Tetris Gets Permanent Injunction Against Xio

final judgment that was made by the New Jersey District Court in favor of Tetris Holding with respect to its copyright and trade dress infringement claims against …
By Adrienne Kendrick
5 years ago 0

Toy Patent Litigation: Laser Pegs® Sues Lite Brix

Laser Pegs®, maker of the toy industry’s first lighted toy construction set, recently announced it is suing Lite Brix for unfair competition and willful patent and …

Flavored Straw Provides Delivery Mechanism for Medicine

Another benefit of the straws is that in addition to milk and other beverages, it can also be used as a delivery method for children who usually …
By Corinne Kerston
5 years ago 1