Mobile and Tablet Technology Patents Available on the Ocean Tomo Bid-Ask™ Market

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 5:00PM — KRISTI L. STATHIS

34 patents for technologies related to mobile and tablets are offered for sale on the Ocean Tomo Bid-Ask™ Market. This lot of patents is offered by Ocean Tomo Transactions, LLC as part of the HP Inc. auction taking place through October 20, 2017.

Lot 2 consists of 34 patents and technologies in the areas of 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.

Of 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.

The patents in Lot 2 have been cited in over 1080 subsequent filings by companies inventing in this technological space.

The HP auction will be in both English and Mandarin and feature brokers from both the United States and China. Payments will be accepted via USD or RMB. Ocean Tomo Bid-Ask representatives will be available to manage the requests and needs of buyers in their local time zones and using their native languages.

For further information on the HP assets for sale and to request bidding information please contact



Kristi L. Stathis is the Marketing Director for Ocean Tomo and serves on the board for the Center for Applied Innovation, a Chicago-based non-profit organization created to manage education, public policy outreach and related economic activity around applied technology and intellectual property (IP) rights in the State of Illinois and around the world. She is the co-creator of the Center for Applied Innovation’s Invent for Humanity™ Technology Transfer Exchange Fair, a community, marketplace and event facilitating Appropriate Technology transfer for the betterment of mankind. She also serves on the board of The Children’s Research Fund, principal benefactor of the Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute, the research arm of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, having served as the annual campaign co-chair in 2013.


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