Mobile and Tablet technology patents cited in over 1080 patent filings available at auction on the Ocean Tomo Bid-Ask™ Market

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 5:00PM — OCEAN TOMO

Chicago, IL (October 9, 2017) Thirty-four HP Inc. patents related to Mobile and Tablet technology are available for auction on the Ocean Tomo Bid-Ask™ Market through October 20, 2017.

The 34 patents in this Lot 2 include technologies related to wireless networking, monitoring methods, configuration devices, communication systems, image display systems, digital pen and paper systems, device and method for automatic positioning of information access points, touchpad overlay with tactile response, personal emergency information transmitter cache management in mobile device, among others.

In this lot, patent US7639642, discloses a wireless network monitoring method which includes providing a communications device, providing a wireless network, storing wireless network access data using a configuration device, communicating the wireless network access data to the communications device using the configuration device, communicating the wireless network access data to the wireless network using the communications device to provide access of the communications device to the wireless network, and monitoring the access of the communications device to the wireless network.

Patents in Lot 2 have been cited in over 1080 subsequent filings by companies inventing in this space. Notable companies citing this technology include; Metrospec Technology, LLC, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Sony Corporation and Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur FÃrderung der angewandten Forschung e.V.

The auction will be held in both English and Mandarin for brokers located in both the U.S. and China. Payments can be made in USD or RMB. Ocean Tomo Bid-Ask™ professionals located in the U.S. and in China can manage the needs of buyers in their local time zones and in their native languages.

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The Ocean Tomo Bid-Ask™ Market (OTBA) was built to further enhance Intellectual Property (IP) liquidity and transaction transparency. OTBA serves a broad community of active buyers and sellers, providing a platform to purchase or sell patents and patent applications globally. This market is supported by Ocean Tomo and affiliate international voice brokers.

OTBA is a highly efficient platform able to quickly clear patent transitions through a unique blend of technology and professional services. OTBA is currently available in both English and Mandarin (with other language offerings forthcoming).  Traditional auction markets are seller driven – buyers are limited to what is offered for sale. The Ocean Tomo Bid-Ask Market equally services buyers and sellers. Buyers can now efficiently post anonymous bids resulting in prompt notification of the patent owner by Ocean Tomo.


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