“Poor Man’s Patent” – Fact or Fiction?

“Poor Man’s Patent” – Fact or Fiction?

  From time to time the phrase ‘Poor Man’s Patent’ gets thrown around, seeming to imply there is a free or low-cost way of obtaining protection for your invention or idea. Below, we discuss what a ‘poor man’s patent’ actually is, and why it may destroy the...
Patents for Reading Your Mind

Patents for Reading Your Mind

Facebook has been making headlines in recent weeks concerning the broadcasting of a murder on its “Facebook Live” feature. However, one story you may not have heard is the announcement that Facebook is making a serious attempt to develop technology to read your mind....
Amazon “flying” towards faster delivery

Amazon “flying” towards faster delivery

Looking at patents filed by large technology companies is often a fun way of having a sneak peek of the latest tech ideas in the pipeline. Whilst the companies might not use the patents even if they grant, it can give an insight on the direction that the company wants...