2010 -> IBM was granted 5,896 patents. -> Apple was granted 563 patents. Posted on January 18, 2011 by admin Apple represents the future of computing, while IBM is a paper tiger.There is a disconnect somewhere. Related PostsPrediction markets are already on the iPad via Safari (Apples web browser). Native apps to come? – [VIDEO]Google Prediction API gives you access to Google’s sophisticated machine learning algorithms to analyze a wide range of data and provide predictions for likely outcomes. — [FORECASTING TECH]Did KickStarter just killed the angel investors?
Patents are a contrarian indicator, perhaps a legal arbitrage strategy over an innovation strategy.
Hewlett-Packard under Carly Fiorina (a resounding failure) is one example. Fiorina’s main snake-oil distraction when asked for leadership credentials is to claim the huge increase of patents under her tenure.
Thanks for the links, Cav.
Wish you the very best.