Posts Tagged: patents

Amazon’s Big Brother Technologies: Tracking Life Milestones and Predicting a User’s Future Location

With data privacy concerns at the forefront in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica data scandal, it seems that Amazon isn’t completely in the clear when …
By Steve Brachmann
3 years ago 2

From underwater storage to drones, what is Amazon’s patent strategy?

At first sight Amazon´s patent portfolio is indeed remarkable, with respect to its total value as well as its development over time: the total value of …

America’s Big 5 tech companies increase patent filings, Microsoft holds lead in AI technologies

In terms of sheer numbers, in the CB Insights study, which curiously did not include patent giant and American research juggernaut IBM, Microsoft ranks supreme among this …
By Steve Brachmann
5 years ago 15

Internet retail juggernaut increases dominance of consumer electronics

The Internet retail juggernaut that is continues to get stronger and it’s doing so in a way that should worry other players in the …
By Steve Brachmann
5 years ago 0

The Top 10 Patents Issued in 2015

2015 was a truly remarkable year for innovation and we saw major trends in self-driving cars, wearable technologies, digital wallets and much more. I hope you will enjoy …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 5 seeks patent on sense and avoid for automated vehicles

The research and development activities at Amazon have been strong in recent years and in 2014, the company placed 59th among all companies earning patents from the U.…
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

A modest patent portfolio doesn’t stop Amazon Web Services from earning $5.16 billion

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has just cleared up the picture over its cloud computing business, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and the company’s forecast looks sunny. The corporation …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 2 innovations continue to revolutionizing online shopping

Amazon is continuing to develop some revolutionary innovations in the field of online retail shopping. Patent applications published recently by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office …
By Steve Brachmann
7 years ago 7

Amazon Patents Focus on Online Shopping Experience

The featured application describes a system of registering a fleet of electronic devices when purchased by an organizational administrator. These devices can be authorized for use by …
By Steve Brachmann
8 years ago 1 New Ways to Put Consumers in Touch with Media

With Black Friday later this week, we take a closer look at one of the companies that has drastically changed the current reality of retail. As you …
By Steve Brachmann
8 years ago 2