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October 25, 2016
CEO and founder Nathan Myhrvold said, “Every great idea starts off as a spark. We live in a society that has been completely technologically transformed by ideas that worked out.” Our favorite links this month tell stories of inventors and inventions that embody that kind of transformation.
October 20, 2016
Last week, we introduced you to our Innovating for a Cure series in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Today, we spotlight a pioneering medical oncologist and women’s health advocate with a powerful vision that knows no boundaries.
October 18, 2016
The FTC has released its long-awaited Patent Assertion Entity (PAE) Activity Report. It is detailed, comprehensive and quite long – almost 270 pages! I apologize for the length of this blog posting, but a report five years in the making deserves more than passing attention.
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October 24, 2016
Seattle Photonics Associates, a recent National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI) grant recipient, is developing in-flight retinal imaging technology for possible use in space. The novel imaging technology builds on work supported by Intellectual Ventures’ Invention Science Fund.
August 17, 2016
The Global Good Fund, managed by Intellectual Ventures, has signed a five-year manufacturing and distribution agreement with the Cryogenics Business Group of Indian Oil Corporation (NSE: Indian Oil) for the AI (Artificial Insemination) Shield.
July 07, 2016
The Kuwait International Law School (“KILAW”) seeks to build an innovation center and an additional center for excellence in intellectual property for the investment in and development of a marketplace of ideas in Kuwait.
June 27, 2016
Copernico announced today it has selected Intellectual Ventures, the leading private global innovation company, to support its member companies.
March 01, 2016
Deal makes AI ShieldTM globally available, increases impact of artificial insemination efforts and increases overall local market growth for cattle farmers.
February 01, 2016
Collaboration Brings Together Two World-Class Media and Entertainment Intellectual Property Portfolios
April 22, 2015
Intellectual Ventures and China Vanke Co., Ltd. today announced their intent to partner on environmental inventions to advance the sustainability and quality of life of communities and cities.
April 02, 2015
Patent Properties, Inc. (OTCQB: PPRO) announced today that Intellectual Ventures, a Seattle-based company devoted to the business of invention, has agreed to list several thousands of its patents with The United States Patent Utility (“Patent Utility”), a Big Data software-driven innovation service available to companies of all sizes operated by Patent Properties.
March 31, 2015
Intellectual Ventures (IV) today announced a long-term licensing agreement with Shazam, creator of one of the world’s most popular mobile apps. The agreement provides Shazam with a license to IV’s patent portfolio of more than 40,000 intellectual property (IP) assets and access to IV’s IP-for-Defense™ program, a strategic defense tool for companies.
January 13, 2015
Intellectual Ventures has hired Mona Locke as its senior vice president of corporate communications and marketing.
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September 29, 2016
The Global Good Fund at Intellectual Ventures was recognized for its development of the Arktek cooler, which can keep vaccines cold for up to a month with no power. The cooler is designed for use in off-grid locations, where vaccines are often crucial health resources and power is limited.
September 11, 2016
The Intellectual Ventures Lab takes game-changing ideas and brings them to life to demonstrate their potential for commercial or humanitarian use. Read about GeekWire's recent visit to our Lab.
September 08, 2016
Nathan Myhrvold has been added to the lineup of speakers for the 2016 GeekWire Summit, taking place Oct. 4 and 5 in Seattle.
July 09, 2016
Metamaterials spinout Evolv demonstrated technology with the promise to prevent mass casualty events
Metamaterials spinout Evolv demonstrated its groundbreaking technology with the promise to prevent mass casualty events.
June 22, 2016
Edward Jung writes about China’s internet boom in MIT Technology Review.
June 15, 2016
Nathan Myhrvold discusses the current invention environment and what he looks for before investing in technologies like artificial intelligence.
June 15, 2016
Nathan Myhrvold shares his thoughts on what it takes to be a good inventor at the Bloomberg Top Tech Conference, discusses the current invention environment and offers insight into what he looks for before investing in technologies like artificial intelligence.
June 01, 2016
IV President and COO Adriane Brown provides her thoughts on defying the odds and achieving success.
May 19, 2016
IV Lab, Edward Jung and 3ric Johanson are highlighted in this Seattle PI article.
May 10, 2016
With the advancement and sophistication of modern technology, artificial intelligence has seamlessly coalesced into the field of medicine. In fact, AI technology has recently been viewed as an asset of precision medicine that can outmaneuver tough medical problems. Intellectual Ventures Laboratory's Autoscope is mentioned in this article.