Tag: software

38 Prior art for linked list (secondary and tertiary traversal)? 2012-10-17T13:50:27.423

32 Prior art for video games played according to a selected value system such as the claimed "codes of honor" 2012-09-07T12:53:00.397

29 What constitutes an original patentable idea in software? 2012-09-05T20:11:43.503

21 Can software or a block of code under the GPL or a similar license be patented? 2012-09-08T05:19:52.610

18 Are US software patents enforceable in the UK? 2012-09-21T08:21:04.297

15 Can the non-obviousness of an invention be challenged if the difference to prior art is only the mathematical-statistical approach? 2012-09-19T09:25:21.967

15 Prior art for "Style and layout caching of web content" 2012-09-20T16:05:17.783

15 Prior art for a web-based system for commissioning software development 2012-09-25T16:01:38.537

14 What are the possible consequences of using software developed outside of the US that infringes a software patent? 2012-09-11T08:01:51.333

14 Prior Art for GoDaddy Patent Announcing a Domain Name Registration on a Social Website 2012-09-27T13:24:42.610

12 Was there a landmark controversial software patent of a trivial idea before the "XOR flashing cursor" patent? 2012-09-06T08:52:29.630

12 Consequences of unwilful US patent infringment by a foreign legal entity when establishing US presence 2012-09-06T10:31:49.017

12 Prior art for bed management in healthcare 2012-09-18T16:05:42.153

12 Prior art for SEO 2012-09-20T15:35:08.653

12 Double tap spacebar to insert period and capitalize next character (RIM) - Issued Patent - PRIOR ART REQUEST 2012-09-27T21:27:58.897

11 Are Software Development Methods patentable? 2012-09-20T16:30:55.987

11 Patent on comparing two values which are put through a hash function to determine if the same 2012-10-02T03:55:49.867

11 Looking for prior art for patent application US20140196015 "Declaration of Lifetime resource reference" 2014-08-26T18:21:26.817

10 What should I know before using "Patent Pending" in my products/ website? 2012-09-22T08:58:47.037

10 Can one patent software if that software uses a library that is Apache License, BSD, or MIT? 2012-10-30T21:34:10.593

10 How to build software if you're unaware of which parts can contain potential patent infringements 2015-08-19T14:12:54.950

9 Prior art for new treatment for anxiety disorder 2012-09-21T00:08:58.780

9 How are damages calculated if found guilty of infringement? 2012-09-21T13:54:05.023

8 Prior art for Graphical Instance Instantiation 2012-09-20T17:45:01.103

8 Can a master's thesis be used as prior art? 2012-09-26T06:27:34.760

8 Can I patent a mobile application or protect the idea 2014-11-19T13:12:14.723

8 Prior art request: US7263687 (Object-oriented enumerated type facility) 2015-11-22T21:06:36.727

8 Possible patent considerations when posting Source-Code online? 2016-06-24T03:55:50.103

7 Auto correcting semantic code errors by executing code snippets and seeing which ones produce no errors 2012-09-25T16:12:16.053

7 Are data structures patentable? 2012-10-17T13:46:03.997

7 Is Software Patentable? 2014-04-16T14:20:02.650

7 Prior Art from 2002 for XML to XSD generation? 2015-07-07T20:51:38.117

6 Benefits of Software Patents for the software developer (freelancer, companies...) 2012-09-20T23:37:38.030

6 Web site with restricted functionality until registers, then full functionality 2012-10-04T16:21:52.063

6 Found patent that describes my iPhone app/Website idea, any options? 2012-10-16T20:11:37.113

6 Can teaching methods be patented? 2012-10-18T19:08:55.857

6 Prior Art for Onsite backup for internet-based data processing 2012-10-25T09:24:55.843

6 General knowledge on how software patent-infringement lawsuits are evaluated 2013-04-21T02:17:53.317

6 MESH NETWORK GATEWAY AND SECURITY SYSTEM Patent Application – PRIOR ART REQUEST 2013-06-21T17:18:37.603

6 Does a software implementation count as prior art? 2013-07-23T23:43:09.033

6 Software Patents: Claiming as a METHOD vs as a SYSTEM? 2013-10-27T19:06:10.327

6 Coverage and risk of ImageWare patents 2016-07-25T09:40:17.570

6 How to protect an app whose functionality is not novel, but the GUI is 2016-12-16T21:20:44.013

5 Can I patent my logic for a pantry management system? 2012-09-20T19:00:30.263

5 Prior art for an oil and gas lease and royalty management software program 2012-11-09T14:14:46.650

5 UK software patent 2013-01-18T13:06:05.287

5 How detailed should a provisional patent application be? (Software) 2013-02-13T05:02:43.673

5 Software patenting questions 2013-07-21T22:03:22.597

5 US20140108489 A1 "Flowlet-based processing" - Quite like my own lab's work 2014-08-14T21:58:18.683

5 Developed methodology listed in patent claims, yet not listed as an inventor? 2014-08-22T17:28:05.680

5 Software Patents after Alice decision 2015-03-06T01:34:02.767

5 An efficient way to protect my software 2016-11-29T23:00:52.280

5 Can the developer of a free software be sued for damages because of an accidental patent infringement? 2018-07-08T14:06:45.130

4 How much does US patent law affect international development? 2012-09-21T03:05:09.230

4 Taking ideas from other apps 2012-10-18T09:08:30.400

4 How does this patent affect digital downloads of multimedia at sites like Dropcards.com? 2012-10-20T00:12:06.370

4 Doesn't this mean most current software using scrolling is in violation of Patent 5495566? 2012-10-25T04:28:10.987

4 Why did IBM buy patent (6,904,428) about an “intranet mediator”? 2012-10-29T00:01:22.280

4 Is patent US6513002 valid? Is there prior art in computer textbooks published prior to 1990? 2012-11-09T07:22:56.813

4 Registering Patent, Can a way of doing things be registered as patent or copyrighted? 2012-11-12T14:59:52.453

4 Prior art for analyzing passwords 2012-11-13T17:01:48.540

4 Prior art for patent in Whitserv v Computer Packages case 2012-11-27T17:17:55.300

4 Can video game terrain generation methods be patented? 2012-12-18T18:36:22.963

4 Is 'US6137498' a still valid patent? 2013-02-26T14:11:21.413

4 Can SaaS, PaaS, IaaS be patented? 2013-05-06T01:31:33.780

4 A license that prevents raising a software patent 2013-06-14T10:54:13.827

4 Website Customization — Caching dynamically-generated websites — Issued Patent — PRIOR ART REQUEST 2013-07-22T22:23:58.953

4 Software patent implementations license 2014-08-19T21:11:34.000

4 When a patent infringment litigation is considered frivolous? 2014-10-30T11:11:43.950

4 Can patents on computer file formats be obtained? 2015-01-17T14:21:12.093

4 Jurisdiction of a US patent? 2015-03-17T16:52:07.370

4 Any sort of fair use clause for software using methods years before they get patented? 2015-04-25T01:39:46.500

4 Is there no circumstance where people can use free and open versions of software patents? 2015-06-05T19:57:41.280

4 Write a patent without giving too much away 2015-09-02T22:03:55.213

4 What does claim 1 of US 2008/0255822 A1 cover? 2015-10-18T12:07:21.280

4 In the USA, is it legal to distribute source code that, when run, would violate a patent? 2015-11-26T00:27:47.157

4 Prior Art for US20150095841 A1 ‘Composable Analytics’ and Data Flow Based programming? 2016-08-15T20:13:59.847

4 Scientifically invalid patents 2016-11-30T04:11:30.847

4 What concrete lessons should software patent applicants learn from Alice vs CLS Bank? 2017-04-26T06:38:23.043

3 Is it worth patenting something before submitting to the W3C? 2012-09-20T22:24:47.647

3 What are the pros and cons of publicizing patents / patents pending? 2012-09-27T16:10:57.787

3 What kind of penalties should I expect when having text about patents that expired in my products? 2012-09-28T04:59:29.290

3 In a patent notice, is the name you use to refer the patented product important? 2012-09-28T09:39:08.770

3 Has Facebook patented location checkins, and how could I get around it? 2012-10-23T16:00:57.603

3 Can XML/JSON structure formats be patented? 2012-11-02T02:49:19.427

3 Is SIFT algorithm patent valid in Europe? 2013-02-22T09:58:02.723

3 Can I use examples in the Background section? 2013-06-03T02:03:53.297

3 Does clarity of a patent affect its value? 2013-08-26T21:36:05.423

3 Is there a legitimate/reliable way to apply for a software patent for < $1000? 2013-12-15T16:51:00.230

3 How are algorithm patents enforced? 2014-04-10T21:49:25.083

3 Is it better to not to publish untill the patent is granted? 2014-07-26T20:00:09.977

3 US8214361 B1 How can it be considered not obvious? 2014-08-16T21:48:28.207

3 Do I need a specific kind of patent lawyer to handle a software patent? 2014-09-02T20:26:28.753

3 How can Microsoft get away with this? 2014-12-24T21:41:09.580

3 File Patent Internationally on Behalf of Others 2015-01-26T21:47:07.513

3 Would I be violating the patent if I produced a similar product with completely different methods and had different intentions for product? 2015-02-24T20:35:36.040

3 role of "processor" in software method claims 2015-03-10T00:36:37.003

3 US 7,356,606 – this patent must be invalid 2015-03-11T17:44:34.090

3 Why isn't there a requirement for all software / business method patent applications to be "formally specified"? 2015-03-18T12:06:16.840