Top Digital Communication Patent – Generating a feed of stories personalized for members of a social network – US7827208

U.S. Patent 7827208 was awarded to Facebook, Inc. on 2010-11-02 and describes a “Generating a feed of stories personalized for members of a social network.” This patent has been cited 375 times by other U.S. patents which places it in the top 500 cited patents since 2010 according to our law firm research, and makes it of the most innovative digital communication patents in the field of electrical engineering. The abstract states:

Systems and methods for generating dynamic relationship-based content personalized for members of a web-based social network are provided. At least one action of one or more members of a web-based social network is associated with relationship data for the one or more members to produce consolidated data. One or more elements associated with the consolidated data is identified and used to aggregate the consolidated data. Further exemplary methods comprise weighting by affinity the aggregated consolidated data to generate dynamic relationship-based content personalized for the members of the web-based social network. Link: U.S. Patent 7827208

This patent was originally filed on 2006-08-11 which gives it a processing time of 1544 days, compared to an average processing time of 1879 in the field. Facebook, Inc. has 2008 total patents. The first named inventor is Thyagarajapuram S. Ramakrishnan of Saratoga Springs, NY. The primary examiner was John R. Cottingham.

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Top Medical Technology Patent – Surgical stapling apparatus – US8083118

U.S. Patent 8083118 was awarded to Tyco Healthcare Group LP on 2011-12-27 and describes a “Surgical stapling apparatus.” This patent has been cited 263 times by other U.S. patents which places it in the top 500 cited patents since 2010 according to our law firm research, and makes it of the most innovative medical technology patents in the field of instruments. The abstract states:

A surgical stapling device particularly suited for endoscopic procedures is described. The device includes a handle assembly and an elongated body extending distally from the handle assembly. The distal end of the elongated body is adapted to engage a disposable loading unit. A control rod having a proximal end operatively connected to the handle assembly includes a distal end extending through the elongated body. A control rod locking member is provided to prevent movement of the control rod until the disposable loading unit is fully secured to the elongated body of the stapling device. Link: U.S. Patent 8083118

This patent was originally filed on 2009-06-30 which gives it a processing time of 910 days, compared to an average processing time of 1080 in the field. Tyco Healthcare Group LP has 1168 total patents. The first named inventor is Keith L. Milliman of Bethel, MN. The primary examiner was Scott A. Smith.

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Innovative design patent for eyeglasses – USD629830

This patent directed towards an eyeglasses has been rated one of the most influential design patents in the field of photographic, cinematographic and optical apparatus. was awarded U.S. Patent D629830 entitled “Eyeglasses” on December 28, 2010. The patent has been cited 144 times by other U.S. patents, which places it among the most cited design patents awarded since 2010 according to our law firm research.

Link: U.S. Patent D629830

filed this patent on October 17, 2008 giving it a processing time of 802 days (compared to an average processing time of 445 in the field). They have a total number of patents. The first named inventor is Aaron Markovitz of New York, NY. The patent was allowed by primary examiner Raphael Barkai.

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Innovative HTC design patent for graphic user interface for a display screen – USD608368

This HTC patent directed towards a graphic user interface for a display screen has been rated one of the most influential design patents in the field of recording, communication or information retrieval equipment. HTC Corporation was awarded U.S. Patent D608368 entitled “Graphic user interface for a display screen” on January 19, 2010. The patent has been cited 107 times by other U.S. patents, which places it among the most cited design patents awarded since 2010 according to our law firm research.

Link: U.S. Patent D608368

HTC filed this patent on April 30, 2008 giving it a processing time of 629 days (compared to an average processing time of 428 in the field). They have a total number of 1750 patents. The first named inventor is Drew Bamford of Bellevue, WA. The patent was allowed by primary examiner Melanie H Tung.

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Top Medical Technology Patent – Electromagnetic treatment of tissues and cells – US7967839

U.S. Patent 7967839 was awarded to Rocky Mountain Biosystems, Inc. on 2011-06-28 and describes a “Electromagnetic treatment of tissues and cells.” This patent has been cited 286 times by other U.S. patents which places it in the top 500 cited patents since 2010 according to our law firm research, and makes it of the most innovative medical technology patents in the field of instruments. The abstract states:

Provided herein are methods, devices and compositions to conductively or to inductively fix substrates, including tissues, using electromagnetic energy. Also provided is a method of controlling the fixing process via feedback monitoring of a property of the composition and/or of the electromagnetic energy used. Link: U.S. Patent 7967839

This patent was originally filed on 2004-03-31 which gives it a processing time of 2645 days, compared to an average processing time of 1909 in the field. Rocky Mountain Biosystems, Inc. has 10 total patents. The first named inventor is Stephen T. Flock of Arvada, CO. The primary examiner was Henry M Johnson, III.

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