Someone Is Trying to Trademark ‘Samsung Coin.’ It’s Not Samsung

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Someone in South Korea appears to be trying to take advantage of Samsung’s blockchain efforts by nabbing the “Samsung Coin” trademark. According to filings with the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO), an application to register the trademark in both English and Korean was submitted on July 10 by an individual called Kim Nam-jin. The filing was made […]

Marvel Wins Copyright Infringement Lawsuit Over ‘Iron Man 3’ Movie Poster

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Horizon Comics claimed a similarity between an image of Robert Downey Jr. and a drawing of the character Caliban for the “Radix” comic series Marvel Entertainment won a copyright infringement lawsuit on Monday that had claimed the company copied the design of their movie poster for “Iron Man 3” from another comic. Horizon Comics Productions […]

Little Trees sues Ryanair for Trademark Infringement

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A company whose founder created the “Little Trees” car air freshener has claimed Ryanair has infringed its registered trademark. Julius Sämann Ltd says the airline used an image for its car rental service virtually identical to Little Trees’ trademark for its product, used worldwide over as a vehicle air freshener. The Little Trees air freshener was created […]

Google's U.S. patent application 20190124318—initially doled out to Lytro, an American engineer of light-field cameras, before it went outdated in Walk 2018—was distributed in April 2019. Google is effectively taking a shot at ideas building Computer Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) and has spun out items like Fantasy, ARCore, Cardboard, Bounce, Tilt Brush and Hinders, all of which profit by light field innovation. CNET detailed a year ago that various Lytro representatives were making a beeline for Google after Lytro collapsed, and that Google would probably get some Lytro licenses.

A Glance at Google’s Patent Applications for Light Field Innovation

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“The global market size for virtual and augmented reality has reached $20.4 billion and its projected economic impact by 2020 is $15.6 billion. To harness that growth for its own benefit, Google will have to innovate.” Google’s U.S. patent application 20190124318—initially doled out to Lytro, an American developer of light-field cameras, before it went outdated […]

Nintendo Stays Concentrated on Growing Its IP

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Nintendo is focusing on its basic strategy of expanding the number of people who have access to its intellectual property (IP), company president Shuntaro Furukawa said during a recent financial results briefing. Toward that end, Furukawa said Nintendo will continue pursuing the design and development of “unique products and services that are overwhelmingly fun to play and whose appeal is easy […]