Organise patent documents easily with new updates to IPShare

18th November 2019

IPShare combines quality-checked comprehensive data with high-level features. Users can store, review, rank, highlight and organise patent documents and non-patent literature on an easy-to-use and fully web-based platform which can be accessed from anywhere in the world. IPShare has adapted… Read More >

Sports patents, when do innovations cross the ethical line?

12th November 2019

From Thomas Edison’s light bulb to pioneering drug treatments, inventions are essential for mankind’s progression. This technological development crosses all industries but for the sporting industry it can raise some ethical questions. When do these innovations designed to make sports… Read More >

Patent inventors and the question of artificial intelligence

28th October 2019

An artificial intelligence (AI) system has created a landmark challenge to the international patents regime on whether AI systems may be listed as patent inventors, highlighting growing concerns among lawmakers over the rise of ‘creativity machines’. DABUS, developed by Dr… Read More >

Patent report: the road ahead for driverless cars

1st October 2019

A patent report can give a snapshot of the patents in a specific subject area or which cover a type of technology. The reports can be used to visualise and discover existing gaps in relevant areas, gain competitive intelligence by… Read More >

Patent analysis module in PatBase updated

15th July 2019

The patent analysis software developed by Minesoft for PatBase Users has been enhanced again to include a new automated reporting feature. In the last year alone, the Minesoft Development team has added three new ground-breaking features (alongside many smaller updates)… Read More >

Patent databases – overcoming the language barrier

8th July 2019

In June 2019, Minesoft’s Alexander Spencer published an article in the IPPro, a magazine that is recognised as one of the most reputable media outlets in the field of intellectual property. In it, Spencer evaluates the developments made in the… Read More >