The e-commerce giant has had its sights set on drone delivery for years. Here's how Amazon's newest patent points to its drone future.
Google wants to connect your lights, your fridge, your irrigation system, and more to help you get to work on time, exercise more — and maybe even yell less.
Google envisions a future where smart clothing is used to capture biometric data and track movements to help improve training for athletes and reduce strain for factory workers.
After being accused of years of fraud, Theranos officially shut down in September 2018. But in March of this year — and just a few months after its death — the company was granted its first blood-testing patent of 2019. Since then, Theranos has been granted 4 additional patents.
When displaying results, search engines don't account for the viral content driving discussion on social media. Microsoft wants to change that.
Adobe recently previewed an AI tool that could add animated rain to still pictures. The company's AI plans and product roadmap can be traced back to its patent application activity over the last 5 years.
These banks continue to pursue intellectual property as a way to stay competitive and avoid commoditization. We take a look at the patents filed to see where top US banks are headed.