Posts Tagged: mobile device


Google Seeks Patent on Ordering Ahead with a Mobile Device

The halls of the USPTO are largely populated by Google’s recent innovations, as this corporation will regularly receive upwards of 50 patents or more each week.... The …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 1

Intel Innovation: Live Music Performance, Pool Cleaners, Adaptive Facial Recognition System, Offline Advertising

Live music performance broadcast across Internet channels is the focus of today’s featured patent application here at IPWatchdog. Intel is hoping to protect a system that …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 3

Samsung Seeks Patent on Voice Activated Search and Control

The featured patent application today focuses on a developed system of interacting with a mobile device that has been pursued by many device manufacturers recently. This system …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

Yahoo Seeks Patent on Sending Geographically Appropriate Event Recommendations to a Mobile Device

We’re going in-depth to explore a patent application that would notify mobile device users of nearby events. These events would be collected from social media applications …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

What is the future of BlackBerry?

When the question "What is the future of BlackBerry?" was entered into the virtual Magic 8 Ball the response was: "Don't count on it." Hardly scientific, only mildly …

Google Patents Tax-Free Gifting

A few of the patent applications from Google we’re looking at today focus on improvements to mobile devices of various kinds. One patent application would protect …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

Qualcomm: Diversified Innovation and Aggressive Patenting Leads to Success

Innovation has not been occurring at Qualcomm simply for the sake of innovation. Since 2010, Qualcomm’s quarterly sales have increased each year by 31 percent. On the Standard & …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

UC Patent App Discloses Cell Phone to Brain Interface

patent application needed separate treatment because the patent application explains that the innovation could be used to "detect abnormalities and transfer the information through cell-phone network..." If …
By Gene Quinn
6 years ago 0

Samsung Seeks Patents on Sharing User Emotion on a Social Network, Fragrant Mobile Phone

This week in IPWatchdog’s Companies We Follow, our series returns to focus once again on Samsung and its recent appearances at the U.S. Patent & Trademark …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

Apple Seeks Patent on Gaze Detection Capabilities

This week, we’re featuring a number of interesting new patents and published applications from the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office that have been assigned to Apple. …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

Cisco Seeks a Patent For Advertisement Campaign System

This week in IPWatchdog’s Companies We Follow series, we take a closer look at the Internet networking hardware developer’s recent innovations. Video conferencing has been …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

RIM Tries to Patent Flexible Display for Handheld Devices

Research In Motion’s development of better mobile devices is on display in a number of intriguing documents. One application released recently outlines RIM’s development of …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

Qualcomm Patent Apps Focus on Mobile, Wireless Devices

Today at IPWatchdog, we’re going back to take a closer look at U.S. Patent & Trademark Office patents and patent applications assigned to Qualcomm Incorporated. One …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

Apple Awarded Processing Simulcast Data Patent

Yet again, it was another busy week for Apple Inc. at the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, as the California-based electronics developer received 48 patents and another 20 published …
By Steve Brachmann
7 years ago 0

Design Patent Awarded to Apple For a Flat-screen Monitor Display

This week’s patents include a design patent awarded for a flat-screen monitor display, improvements to voicemail retrieval systems and digital image processing improvements that help retain …
By Steve Brachmann
7 years ago 1