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        For all that It is worth, I’d say that Blogging wasn’t my first choice in hobbies. Though this is the hand dealt through some divine force of nature(i.e tax’s bastard brother: lack of spending money.) 126 more words


AkzoNobel And Intellectual Ventures Collaborate On R&D

From a press release circulated by Intellectual Ventures yesterday:

Akzo Nobel N.V. (AkzoNobel) and Intellectual Ventures (IV®) announced today that they have entered into a joint collaboration agreement to develop new technologies for the paint and coatings industry. 413 more words


Earlier this week, reports of Intellectual Ventures recent license agreement with Cypress Semiconductor surfaced.  Cypress requested confidential treatment in an SEC filing disclosing that the semiconductor maker “agreed to pay a license fee and to purchase certain litigation defense services from IV in the future.”  The filing mentions a related agreement in which “IV is expected to make certain patent purchases from in the near term.” 116 more words


Spring Cleaning Time At Patent Monetization Firms

Spring brought us news of several patent monetization firms cleaning house, sometimes entirely, which is the case of Altitude Capital and the deal it struck between wholly owned Digitude and RPX… 265 more words


What do popcorn, mosquitoes and firecrackers have in common?

This afternoon I was investigating the world of high speed videocameras after watching a clip of popcorn exploding in gloriously slow motion and found some pretty amazing things via… 53 more words