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    Celebrating the spirit of invention – European Inventor Award

    The European Inventor Award was launched in 2006, the award recognizes contribution of the inventors to technological progress and economic growth in order to improve people’s daily lives. The awards are presented in five categories, to encourage innovation in each of the five categories: Industry SMEs Research Non-European countries Lifetime achievement Watch the award ceremony...

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    Software and IT Services – Patent trends (Week Sept. 10, 2012 to Sept. 16, 2012)

    IBM, Microsoft Corp and Samsung Electronics among top filers this week.   Matthew A. Calman and Erik Stephen Ross are the top inventor in this category with 27 patents published.      

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    Energy – Patent trends (Week Sept. 10, 2012 to Sept. 16, 2012)

    Hon Hai, Murata Manufacturing and Toshiba among top filers this week.   John P. Petro, Ken G. Wasson and Donald Burch are the top inventor in this category with 4 patents published.       Download list of 931 patents

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    Telecommunication – Patent trends (Week Sept. 10, 2012 to Sept. 16, 2012)

    Samsung Electronics, Qualcomm and Research In Motion among top filers this week.   Sachin R. Vargantwar, Bhagwan Singh Khanka and Zhijun Cai are the top inventor in this category with 4 patents published.       Download list of 566 patents