An inventor's philanthropic mission is a lesson to companies that squander resources on patent lawsuits.
A single global patent system could simplify the international patent process. Will the United States sign on?
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New software would let you shop online without disclosing your identity.
MIT engineers are developing technology to study shipwrecks located kilometers beneath the surface of the oceans.
There's nothing wrong with the way academia licenses its intellectual property, says Boston University's technology transfer director.
Universities should take a lesson from IBM's nonexclusive patenting practice.
Software takes photos into a new dimension.
Companies invest in programs that banish bugs.
President Charles M. Vest is higher education's champion on Capitol Hill, and he's the university leader the government approaches first to head important task-force panels.