Our Patent Portfolio

What’s in our patent portfolio? We’ve acquired 95,000 patents and patent applications over our company’s lifespan. Today, we have approximately 30,000 in active monetization programs that span 50 technology areas…and rising. We file patent applications for our own in-house inventions and those generated by our global network of inventors, and we've also purchased thousands of patents and patent applications from individual inventors, start-ups, large corporations, research institutions, and everything in between.

With so many inventions—from communications to energy, consumer electronics to materials science, and financial services to semiconductors—we can customize patent portfolio licenses for every technology sector.

  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Computer Hardware
  • Communications
  • Consumer Electronics
  • e-Commerce
  • Construction
  • Financial Services
  • Gaming
  • Food
  • Health Technologies
  • Life Sciences
  • Information Technology
  • Materials Science
  • Medical Devices
  • Nanotechnology
  • Physical Sciences
  • Security
  • Semiconductors
  • Social Networking
  • Software

Browse Our Patents

We've made it convenient to search for assets by assembling the majority of our portfolio in one place. Customers interested in buying or licensing assets from our portfolio can search the database to find individual patents or whole technology areas of interest to them. Inventors looking to sell their patent assets to us can browse to better understand the technology areas of interest to us.

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