IBM again tops the US patent charts, but grant numbers are down 14 Jan 08
Joff Wild It will come as a surprise to few that IBM yet again tops the list of the companies that have been awarded most patents by the USPTO. According to research done by IFI Patent Intelligence, Big Blue received 3,148 grants last year, some 500 lower than the amount it got during 2006. It is the 16th year in a row that IBM has come out on top. In second...
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