Posts Tagged: Steven Brachmann


A Story of Ethics and Optics: Former PTAB Judge Matt Clements Now Works for Apple

IPWatchdog recently learned that Apple, Inc. has hired former Administrative Patent Judge Matt Clements. Although Clements’ LinkedIn profile does not reflect the fact that he has left …
By Gene Quinn
1 year ago 23

Patent Reform: Will Fee-Shifting Solve the Patent Troll Problem?

Will these regulations make it less likely that a patent troll might take on a frivolous lawsuit? Perhaps, but it may also result in a higher win …

Oracle Seeks Patent on Tracking Viewers Eyes on a Webpage

Oracle is interested in improving graphic user interface layouts for web pages and other software programs. This application describes methods of analyzing user viewing patterns to help …
By Steve Brachmann
7 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 …

Qualcomm Seeks Patent on Whether Mobile Device is in a Vehicle

Today, we feature a very interesting patent application from Qualcomm that would protect a system of determining whether a device is being transported in a vehicle. This …
By Steve Brachmann
7 years ago 0

Sunburn Safety: Innovating Ways to Protect from UV Rays

Today in IPWatchdog’s Summer Fun series, we’re looking at a series of patent applications and issued patents protecting systems of improving protections from UV radiation. …
By Steve Brachmann
7 years ago 0

Apple Seeks Patents for E-Learning App Optimized for iPad

This month, the USPTO has published many Apple patent applications that are specifically for improvements to the technology developer’s mobile devices. These include a more secure …
By Steve Brachmann
7 years ago 0

Qualcomm Patents: Diverse Computer, Mobile Device Innovation

Today, we’ll take a close look at some of the more intriguing, recent Qualcomm patent applications recently published by the USPTO, many of which show the …
By Steve Brachmann
7 years ago 0

Innovations for a Greener Future: Recycling 2013

Many recent patents and patent applications have been released within the month by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office that either improve on recycling methods or make …
By Steve Brachmann
7 years ago 0

Sun Power: Keeping it Green with New Energy Technologies

Solar energy is one of the alternative energy forms that many believe can be an effective part of the new alternative energy that replaces our current carbon-based …
By Steve Brachmann
7 years ago 0

RIM Seeks Patent to Address Cyber-Bullying on Social Networks

Of note, recently the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office published multiple patent applications filed by Research In Motion that pertain to smarter, more efficient forms of electronic …
By Steve Brachmann
7 years ago 0