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January 15, 2014

Top 30 patent holders in 2013 in USA includes plenty of companies that make cameras

Cynics may consider patents as a "jobs program" for laywers and scientists, and that would not be an issue, except patents these days are used as ways to control a market and stifle competition and innovation and profiteer from master-of-the-obvious ideas. With that as intro, the Top 30 list of companies with most patents awarded in 2013 in the USA is now out and as you can see at the Top 30 at CNet, companies that make cameras and digital imaging technology continue to be in the Top 30:

2. Samsung
3. Canon
4. Sony
6. Panasonic
7. Toshiba
14. General Electric
16. Epson
17. Ricoh
19. HP


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