Calm Down, Folks: Enemies Still Fear US Military Tech Innovation

May 21, 2018

Panting warnings that the United States is falling dangerously behind our opponents in the race for military innovation are commonplace.

Predicting the 10 Millionth U.S. Patent

May 20, 2018

Innovation has been the lifeblood of America since the country’s founding fathers established a patent office in 1790. In recent years, the pace of innovation has certainly increased, especially for engineers who design chips and systems.

The Real Reasons Failure Is Important To Innovation

May 16, 2018

We are told often it’s because we learn the most from our mistakes. If we aren’t failing, we aren’t pushing the boundaries of what is possible.

Artificial intelligence could beckon new innovation wave

May 10, 2018

Artificial intelligence is an emerging field that provides new benefits and capabilities, according to Ed McLaughlin, MasterCard president of operations and technology, “I don’t think there’s a company, an industry, a country which isn’t interested in advancing artificial intelligence right now,”

Most Americans look to research universities for innovation leadership

May 07, 2018

The Polsky Innovation Indicator found that 71 percent of Americans believe research universities are a “major force” in driving U.S. innovation, considerably more than the number who said that of large corporations, startup businesses or government.

The Pentagon Is Losing the Innovation Battle. Here's How to Turn It Around

May 03, 2018

The United States military is losing the innovation battle. This is not hyperbole. Ellen Lord, defense undersecretary for acquisition and sustainment, made this point last December.

China understands link between incentivization and innovation, but U.S. still has advantages

April 30, 2018

Wild remains bullish on the U.S., however, saying that he thinks too many Americans are unnecessarily pessimistic about the U.S.

Supreme Court upholds legality of patent review process

April 25, 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday gave its stamp of approval to a government review process prized by high technology companies as an easy and cheap way to combat “patent trolls” and others that bring patent infringement lawsuits.

Stronger patents - better innovation - bigger economy

April 18, 2018

Congress should be working to grow the economy instead of weakening it.

Increases in Innovation, Patent Boom Leads to Development in China

April 18, 2018

The Chinese government has been aggressively incentivizing increased patent filings. In many ways, China’s innovation economy is a near photo-negative of the current iteration of the U.S. patent system.


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