Data Analysis

Ofinno still has a lot of high-quality patents to offer after sell-offs to major innovators

The Virginia-based R&D outfit counts Honda, Xiaomi, Comcast, Samsung and Huawei among its customers

06 August 2021

Data confirms Via’s new pool covers nearly 90% of relevant MPEG-H 3D Audio rights

The only major innovators that sit outside the platform seem to be Qualcomm and Technicolor

30 July 2021

Broadcom is set to build its software patent holdings despite failure of SAS talks

A tie-up would have boosted the company’s portfolio in key areas, but past deals and organic growth have already created a strong foundation in the space

22 July 2021

China’s tech giant crackdown is about much more than data control

Didi’s post-IPO blues signal a shift in the regulatory landscape, with companies facing greater scrutiny

13 July 2021

China’s top filing firms enjoy huge growth, but those in Japan and Korea stall

Exclusive data analysis shows that the top Chinese prosecution practices are handling levels of work unmatched anywhere else in the world

02 July 2021

How the top mobile licensors’ patent portfolios stack up geographically

Exclusive IAM analysis reveals where the major players own their IP and whether their holdings can accurately be described as global

25 June 2021

China dominates in solar energy patents, but Samsung and LG have the strongest portfolios

Chinese entities don’t just own the supply chain in this increasingly important sector, they are also among the leading innovators on all counts

18 June 2021

How Roche, Bristol-Myers and Pfizer use M&A to strengthen their patent positions

The pharmaceutical sector has always been hot on dealmaking and the most active players continue to make serious portfolio gains in terms of volume and quality

11 June 2021

Oppo adds over 1,400 patents to portfolio through third-party acquisitions

The Guangdong-based smartphone vendor is a familiar face on the secondary market, using tactical purchases to boost its overseas holdings and strengthen its presence in cellular technologies

03 June 2021

IBM leads on AI healthcare patent quantity while Philips is ahead on quality, data analysis shows

Life sciences companies are being left to play catch-up as tech companies build robust portfolios in anticipation of a market whose time is about to come

27 May 2021

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