Posts Tagged: Medical technologies


Teva first major corporate partner of Watson Health, IBM’s cloud platform for medicine

Just a few months after establishing this health and wellness cloud platform, IBM has secured its first Foundational Life Sciences partner for Watson Health in Teva Pharmaceutical …
By Steve Brachmann
4 years ago 0

Honeywell deepens its patent holdings in airport tech and voice recognition

Honeywell has its sights set squarely on airport innovation. For example, U.S. Patent Application No. 20150194060, titled Enhanced Awareness of Obstacle Proximity, would protect a method of …
By Steve Brachmann
4 years ago 1

General Electric beats recent earnings estimates, focuses on healthcare and energy R&D

Medical and healthcare technologies were again prevalent when taking a survey of GE patent applications recently published by the USPTO. Techniques for determining a better course of …
By Steve Brachmann
4 years ago 0

Bionics are starting to reverse vision loss and restore sight to the blind

There have been reports of technological advances which could make bionic vision a reality. One company, Occumetrics Technology Corp. of British Columbia, Canada, has been making a …
By Steve Brachmann
4 years ago 0

J&J Innovation: From Electronic Contact Lenses to Hernia Repair

J&J is pretty active in terms of patenting, and our recent survey of patent applications filed with the USPTO showed us that the company is looking …
By Steve Brachmann
5 years ago 0

GE Patents: Patents of Note: Medical Inventions & Alternative Energy Systems

General Electric has been awash in recently issued patents pertaining to medical technologies, and we discuss an intriguing collection of these inventions. One patent protects an improved …
By Steve Brachmann
5 years ago 1

Xerox Invents: Ink, Copiers and Respiratory Function Estimator

Today we take our first in-depth look at the inventions which have lately sprung from the minds of researchers and developers working at Xerox. We start with …
By Steve Brachmann
5 years ago 0

Canon Seeks Patent on Battery Powered Mobile X-Ray Machine

Canon has been involved with developing X-ray technologies in the recent past, as we’ve profiled in our past coverage of this company’s intellectual property portfolio. …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

Siemens Seeks Patent on Mobile Privacy System for Accessing Cloud Computing Resources

Many of these patent references reviewed this week show us Siemens involvement with electrical and Internet systems on all levels, from personal to industrial. For example, one …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 2

University of California Improves Diagnosis, Treatment for Arthritis

This week at IPWatchdog’s Companies We Follow series, we decide to leave the private sector and check out the recent patent applications and issued patents assigned …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0