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Intellectual Ventures

13 Brilliant Women Innovators and Subject Matter Experts Corporations Should Keep Their Eye On

Andrea Hoffman | Posted 12.10.2016 | Business
Andrea Hoffman

When half the world's population have no role models of their own gender in important industries, it is more difficult to develop a culture of success.

Exclusive Ideagen Interview With Dr. Nathan Myhrvold, Founder of Intellectual Ventures

George Sifakis | Posted 12.09.2016 | Technology
George Sifakis

In an exclusive interview with Ideagen's George Sifakis, Dr. Nathan Myhrvold discussed his work with Microsoft, Intellectual Ventures, and the value of innovation and collaboration.

Christina Wilkie

World's Largest Patent Holder Sets Up DC Lobbying Office | Christina Wilkie | Posted 08.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The world's largest patent holder, Intellectual Ventures Management, this summer quietly set up a lobbying shop halfway between the Whit...

Inside The Most Hated Patent Troll In Tech

CNET | Posted 08.23.2012 | Technology

Rolling out a new feature for your Web site? Have a better way to reflect light through a camera lens? Better watch out, Intellectual Ventures might h...

Zach Carter

Patent Reform Bill Passes Congress After Final Round Of Votes On Special Interest Favors | Zach Carter | Posted 11.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As expected, the U.S. Senate passed patent reform legislation by a vote of 89 to 9 on Thursday evening, paving the way for the bill to b...

Bill Gates Invests $35 Million In Nuclear Reactor

MarketWatch | John Letzing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Microsoft Corp. Chairman Bill Gates has contributed to an additional $35 million investment round for TerraPower LLC, a...

NPEs and Abstract Patents

Brian Kahin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brian Kahin

Unfortunately, there is little transparency in today's patent system. Indeed, the patent system is beset by information failure.

The Patent Bubble... Still Growing

Brian Kahin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brian Kahin

The patent bubble hasn't burst, but judging by last week's Wall Street Journal story on Intellectual Ventures, it's getting pretty big.