Current Offerings

Below is a sample of our current offerings:

Patent portfolio of 35 issued US patents and 15 foreign patents relating to miniaturized optics technology, emphasizing managing fiber optic light using waveguides and nano-scale and micron-scale structures for beam steering, mode control, and filtering.  The technologies described in this portfolio are grouped into five general categories:

  • Lasers
  • PLC / Instrumentation
  • Thin Film Optics / Filters
  • Multiplexers
  • Optical Assembly / Connectors

Please contact IPinvestments Group for a list of the patents available in this offering.

Patent portfolio covering pioneering technologies that enable mobile payments at point of sale (POS) and innovative digital payment features.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 7,376,583
  • Device for Making a Transaction Via a Communications Link
  • 12/913,563
  • Mobile Device for Making a Mobile Payment
  • 7,720,762
  • System and Method for Electronically Processing Commercial Transactions based on Threshold Amount
  • 7,856,387
  • Method for Facilitating a Purchase Transaction Using an Account Associated with a Media Account
  • 8,224,746
  • Method for Processing Payment for a Purchase Transaction
  • 8,249,982
  • Electronic Payment Method for Making Payments Using a Mobile Identifier
  • 8,504,472
  • Electronic Payment Method for Making Payments Using a Mobile Identifier
  • 8,756,153
  • System and Method for Mobile Payment at Point of Sale

Patent portfolio of 50 issued US patents and 17 pending US patent applications relating to RFID and location-based technologies.

Please contact IPinvestments Group for a list of the patents available in this offering.

Patents relating to e-commerce augmented reality technologies that provide users with an interactive digital mirror or virtual dressing room. The patented technologies can be used with a wide variety of video feeds taken from PCs, tablets, smartphones, depth-sensing cameras (e.g. Kinects), IPTV, kiosks, and even eyewear (e.g. Google Glass).

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 8,275,590
  • Providing a simulation of wearing items such as garments and/or accessories
  • 9,183,581
  • Providing a simulation of wearing items such as garments and/or accessories

A patent generally relating to technologies for providing a cloud-based password manager that automatically logs in users from any device. The patented cloud-based password manager does not require that the user install a local plug-in or other tool to perform automatic login. Unlike other password managers, the password manager is completely cloud-based. By simply using any browser or a dedicated app on any device, the user can request a website and receive a copy of the website with the user logged in even if the user has never used that device.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 9,038,149
  • Cloud based password management

Patents relating to faster access and download of digital content in mobile wireless devices. The patented technologies significantly improve the performance of wireless mobile devices connected to networks that include mirror image content servers by connecting mobile devices to the nearest available mirror image server, thus permitting faster downloads of digital content and eliminating unnecessary internet traffic.

Systems that achieve faster access and faster download of digital content to mobile devices offer distinct commercial business advantages for wireless carriers as well as cell phone companies. This Portfolio does exactly that by providing systems that achieve the fastest ever download speed thru technology that can be used to implement a Network Server and a wireless Content Delivery Network.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 8,918,120
  • Systems for faster access and download of digital content in mobile wireless devices using cellular network
  • 8,914,042
  • Systems for faster access and download of digital content in mobile wireless devices using wireless device browser

Patent portfolio relating to systems and methods for utilizing inputs and outputs for purposes of controlling equipment (e.g., semiconductor process equipment), industrial machinery, processing lines and the like, and more particularly to input and output control systems and methods utilizing distributed input/output modules and integral interlocks.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 6,618,628
  • Distributed input/output control systems and methods
  • 6,952,618
  • Input/output control systems and methods having a plurality of master and slave controllers
  • 7,254,452
  • Distributed input/output control systems and methods
  • 7,774,074
  • Distributed input/output control systems and methods
  • 8,942,831
  • Distributed input/output control systems and methods

Patent portfolio related to dynamically adjusting the user interface of a search engine in order to effectively communicate the improved relevancy achieved through real-time re-ranking of search results.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 8,095,582
  • Dynamic search engine results employing user behavior
  • 8,442,973
  • Real time implicit user modeling for personalized search
  • 8,117,197
  • Adaptive user interface for real-time search relevance feedback
  • 8,543,570
  • Adaptive user interface for real-time search relevance feedback
  • 8,924,378
  • Adaptive user interface for real-time search relevance feedback
  • 9,418,122
  • Adaptive user interface for real-time search relevance feedback

A patent relating to vehicle communications/advertising, in which an image is displayed on the vehicle window, which can be used for advertising or messaging.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 7,791,785
  • Controllably displayable motor vehicle window and method of advertising or messaging with the same

Large international patent portfolio related to Smart Grid technology, in particular, methods and systems for sensing and monitoring power distribution.  Landis+Gyr controls this portfolio via its acquisition of PowerSense in 2014 (PowerSense is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Landis+Gyr AG).  The portfolio includes 76 total assets in six patent families (10 issued U.S. Patents, 51 issued foreign patents, and 15 pending foreign patent applications).

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 8,692,539
  • Faraday effect current sensor
  • 8,558,535
  • 3-phase Faraday optical current sensor assembly
  • 7,068,025
  • Compensation of simple fibre optic Faraday effect sensors
  • 7,466,118
  • Compensation of simple fibre optic Faraday effect sensors
  • 7,646,192
  • Compensation of simple fibre optic Faraday effect sensors
  • 7,683,795
  • Compensation of simple fibre optic Faraday effect sensors
  • 8,949,054
  • Compensation of simple fibre optic Faraday effect sensors
  • 9,247,402
  • Compensation of simple fibre optic Faraday effect sensors
  • 9,383,390
  • AC or DC power transmission system and a method of measuring a voltage
  • 8,525,512
  • Faraday optical current sensor arrangement

Patent portfolio including 43 issued US patents relating to smart metering solutions, low voltage network monitoring and analysis systems, and products for communications networks.  The portfolio is owned by Ormazabal via its acquisition of Current Technologies, a leader in Smart Grid solutions.

Please contact IPinvestments Group for a list of the patents available in this offering.

Patent related to a secure cloud messaging application where two or more devices that have a paired relationship in a database using their MAC addresses can send encrypted messages such as text, voice, data, video, pictures, etc. Moreover, the patented technology includes ephemeral applications to securely delete the messages after a predetermined amount of time or on request of server/sender.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 9,160,739
  • Secure data transmission system

Patents relating to an omnidirectional camera generally and, more particularly, to a method and apparatus for implementing an omnidirectional camera with multiple processors and/or multiple sensors connected to each processor.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 9,843,725
  • Omnidirectional camera with multiple processors and/or multiple sensors connected to each processor
  • 9,787,896
  • System for processing data from an omnidirectional camera with multiple processors and/or multiple sensors connected to each processor

Patent portfolio relating to wireless network services, including: Cellular service over a CATV network; Wireless over PON (passive optical network); Load balancing for a wireless network; and Identifying the location of an indoor mobile telephone.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 7,403,742
  • Multi-band cellular service over CATV network
  • 9,554,284
  • Wireless over PON
  • 9,083,396
  • OFDMA-based operation of a wireless subscriber terminal in a plurality of cells
  • 9,155,052
  • Assigning dynamic gain factors to coordinate distributed radio units
  • 8,837,428
  • Method to handover a subscriber between different base stations in a multi-layered wireless network
  • 7,804,802
  • Establishing parameters for transmissions in wireless communications network
  • 6,166,591
  • FET gate biasing control device for power amplifier

The Associated Relevancy patents provide systems and methods that allow a user to define an association of data or information from known reference sets perceived by the user as relevant to a subject matter, thereby imparting and formalizing some of the user’s knowledge about the domain.

The Semantic Extraction patent discloses methods and systems for extracting entities, determining the semantic relationship among the entities in context, and curating the associated knowledge. Semantic Extraction supports user and group profiling of exploratory, confirmatory and trending analysis and cataloging with discovery of hidden relationships and generation of previously unknown hypotheses and gaining knowledge by automatically extracting semantic relationships from electronic documents stored at remote databases.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 8,914,318
  • Associative relevancy knowledge profiling architecture, system, method, and computer program product
  • 9,530,097
  • Associative relevancy knowledge profiling architecture, system, method, and computer program product
  • 8,494,987
  • Semantic relationship extraction, text categorization and hypothesis generation

Patent related to personal safety technology that signals an alert upon encountering an emergency situation. A specific embodiment is “yank” technology, which sends an alert when the connection of a peripheral device (such as headphones or a dongle) is terminated, such as when the headphones are removed from a personal emergency device (such as a smartphone), whether on purpose or by force.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 9,426,638
  • System and method for signaling and responding to an emergency situation

Patent portfolio related to mounting software, files, games, information, data from portable storage devices to be played on game consoles.  Generally, the Portfolio enables the prompt mounting of a game using asynchronous localization technologies to simulate a portable storage device as the internal hard disk in a game console (e.g., stations, boxes, PCs, virtual reality headsets, etc.)

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 9,205,323
  • Localization system for mounting game in portable storage device on game console and method therefor
  • 9,162,141
  • Localization system for mounting game in portable storage device on game console and method therefor
  • 9,442,634
  • Localization system for mounting game in portable storage device on game console and method therefor

Patent portfolio related to providing content to a user via communications between a content provider and a user over a plurality of disparate communication channels. 

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 9,432,746
  • Method and system for delivery of immersive content over communication networks

Patents related to identifying language that is offensive or obscene to a user of a system.  The patented technology is relevant to social media language filtering, message board or other website filtering such as used on Facebook, YouTube, instant messaging, web-browsing (parent, ISP, or government institution), ad placement, and online gaming.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 8,296,130
  • Systems and Methods for Word Offensiveness Detection and Processing Using Weighted Dictionaries and Normalization
  • 9,703,872
  • Systems and Methods for Word Offensiveness Detection and Processing Using Weighted Dictionaries and Normalization
  • 8,510,098
  • Systems and Methods for Word Offensiveness Processing Using Aggregated Offensive Word Filters
  • 8,868,408
  • Systems and Methods for Word Offensiveness Processing Using Aggregated Offensive Word Filters

Patent relating to a web-based digital menu board content creation and management system that permits rapid and simple production of customized electronic digital displays from a plurality of configurable, dynamic templates. Playback of the content is readily facilitated through a content player that enables dynamic content updating and tracking of content display periods for purposes of advertising data collection.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 9,575,614
  • Integrated content display system and method

Patent portfolio for smart eyewear and video calling technology.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 7,035,897
  • Wireless augmented reality communication system
  • 8,633,869
  • Wireless augmented reality communication system
  • 8,736,517
  • Wireless augmented reality communication system
  • 8,933,863
  • Wireless augmented reality communication system
  • 9,479,726
  • Wireless augmented reality communication system

Patent portfolio relating to wearable augmented reality technologies. Specifically, the portfolio relates to a highly integrated radio communication system with a multimedia co-processor which allows true two-way multimedia (video, audio, data) access as well as real-time biomedical monitoring in a pager-sized portable access unit.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 8,633,869
  • Wireless augmented reality communication system
  • 8,933,863
  • Wireless augmented reality communication system
  • 7,035,897
  • Wireless augmented reality communication system
  • 8,736,517
  • Wireless augmented reality communication system

Portfolio of 11 patents covering various fuel cell technologies.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 5,759,712
  • Surface replica fuel cell for micro fuel cell electrical power pack
  • 6,326,097
  • Micro-fuel cell power devices
  • 6,544,400
  • Portable chemical hydrogen hydride system
  • 6,605,381
  • Polymer-electrolyte membrane fuel cell
  • 6,630,266
  • Diffusion fuel ampoules for fuel cells
  • 6,645,651
  • Fuel generator with diffusion ampoules for fuel cells
  • 6,783,883
  • Gas-proof assembly composed of a bipolar plate and a membrane-electrode unit of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells
  • 6,808,834
  • Fuel cell stack with cooling fins and use of expanded graphite in fuel cells
  • 6,890,675
  • Method of operating a fuel cell system, and fuel cell system operable accordingly
  • 7,169,494
  • Fuel cell arrangement and method for operation thereof
  • 7,318,976
  • Electrodes with adjustable gas permeability, and method of producing such electrodes

Patent portfolio related to solutions to identify, locate and manage inappropriate Internet content and usage within a network or groups of Internet users.

  • Patent No.
  • Title
  • 6,065,055
  • Inappropriate site management software
  • 6,389,472
  • Method and system for identifying and locating inappropriate content