America’s Power to Innovate is Increasingly Crippled by Intellectual Property Law

In yet another example of the broken US patent system, there is a lively discussion about Innovatio IP, a company that holds key patents that cover WiFi technology implementation, suing the users of wifi rather than the companies with far deeper pockets who build wifi technology. These implementations do not seem on the surface likeContinue reading “America’s Power to Innovate is Increasingly Crippled by Intellectual Property Law”

NPR Covers Patent Trolls and Problems with the US Patent System on All Things Considered

Earlier, I drove to Acme to pick up a chicken so that Y could make us home made chicken soup. During the ride, I enjoyed NPR’s All Things Considered coverage of problems with the American patent system, which you can find online here. The NPR piece is a replay of “When Patents Attack,” which wasContinue reading “NPR Covers Patent Trolls and Problems with the US Patent System on All Things Considered”