Nomadix Spars Over Patent Suit With Guest-Tek

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Agoura-based Nomadix , which develops wireless and Internet gateway technology, which is in the midst of a patent fight with hotel entertainment company Guest-Tek Interactive Entertainment Ltd. , has been ordered to provide up information on its patents as a result of a countersuit from Guest-Tek. Nomadix ramped up its patent licensing and lawsuit efforts around 2008, targeting other technology providers in the hotel Internet industry.

Nomadix, HP Settle Patent Suit

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Agoura Hills-based Nomadix said today that it has settled a patent infringement case it had filed against HP , covering the Nomadix patent portfolio. According to Nomadix, the settlement includes a license to HP for key portions of its patent portfolio. Nomadix had filed its original patent suit against HP in 2009, and had also named Wayport, Inc., iBAHN Corporation, Guest-Tek Interactive Entertainment Ltd., Guest-Tek Interactive Entertainment, Inc.,

Nomadix In Major Patent Offensive

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Newbury Park-based Nomadix , a developer of network gateway hardware, is in a major patent infringement offensive. Nomadix said late Wednesday evening that it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Hewlett-Packard Company, Wayport, Inc., iBAHN Corporation, Guest-Tek Interactive Entertainment Ltd., Guest-Tek Interactive Entertainment, Inc., over what it says is unauthorized use of its patents. Tags: nomadix patent lawsuit docomo

Networks In Motion Gets Patent

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Aliso Viejo-based Networks In Motion , which develops wireless navigation software, announced Tuesday that the firm has scored a new patent on its technology. The firm said the patent covers technology used to keep its online director of businesses and entertainment venues up to date. Patent and Trademark Office, the patent--number 7,486,958--was granted on February 3rd, and names Michael A. Tags: patent motion networks wireless

Interview with Phil Ressler, BigStage Entertainment

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Unlike most web media firms, we've got a real, protectable IP, based on serious computer science, three patents, and five more pending. Pasadena-based BigStage (www.bigstage.com) is one of those rare companies that has taken technology developed from university research, and is now bringing that technology to the commercial market.

Nomadix Settles With AT&T

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over a patent infringement case. According to Nomadix, the settlement includes a license to AT&T, under Nomadix patents relating to Internet access technologies. Nomadix had sued Wayport, HP, BAHN Corporation, Guest-Tek Interactive Entertainment Ltd., Guest-Tek Interactive Entertainment, Inc., over its patents back in 2009. nomadix wireless gateway patent legal lawsuit infringement

Congrats To All The Winners and Thanks To Our Speakers at #REACHNeXT!

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Without further adieu, I present to you the winners of the 1st annual REACH NeXT conference: Entertainment: Storygami. Their patented multi-purpose cleaning formula was recently approved by Boeing to replace toxic solvents. We did it folks!

Apple Announces Self-Driving Car Project | Who Will Win The Race of the Electric car

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Tesla may have an edge in the battle because of their novel policy to remove all of their patents. Android Apple Automotive Business Entertainment Entrepreneurship Gadgets auto Bloomberg CES development Elon Musk innovation Steve Jobs vehicle

Should I license my IP, sell a royalty stream, or just produce products?

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They will be more willing to pay a royalty fee if your product gets them to market earlier or is protected by patent to create a barrier to their competition. This week we contacted royalty licensing expert, the well-respected Arthur Lipper, asking the magic question.

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Should I license my IP, sell a royalty stream, or just produce products?

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They will be more willing to pay a royalty fee if your product gets them to market earlier or is protected by patent to create a barrier to their competition. This week we contacted royalty licensing expert, the well-respected Arthur Lipper, asking the magic question.

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GumGum Makes Images Profitable for Publishers

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They have built proprietary ad serving, video serving and image recognition technology, complete with patents, and invented in-image advertising. Think about how many images are on the web. Millions, billions, trillions?

Grokker Wants to Help You Cook, Keep Fit and Meditate

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Grokker’s patent-pending approach allows us to cost effectively shoot and produce beautiful, compelling video classes of all kinds at scale.

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What Do Boards Actually Do?

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There’s a lot of mystique about what happens at board meetings and a lot of imagined board-room drama. I read commentary or Twitter or blogs and realize that there are also strongly held convictions that there are these evil VCs who do terrible things to mostly altruistic founders.

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Five Startup Tips From The Beatles

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Some of the examples are patently obvious (e.g., (i) If you purchase the book assuming you will uncover a couple dozen entertaining and enlightening Beatle stories that you can apply to your startup, you will not be disappointed. .

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Meet the 25 Startups Competing at SXSW Startup Night 2018

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Their patented design also has the optional Wi-Fi access point so it’s always attached to your network and helps manage battery life of the lock. WythMe is changing the way people find businesses with discounts and within their budget for entertainment.

Ten Tech Entrepreneurs Who Are Putting LA on the Map

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On the other hand, Rosenblatt is one of the biggest reasons why I think Silicon Beach is the future of the entertainment industry in the United States. It also won a number of key patents bit.ly/RiJCFI Follow PandoDaily: Search. Main menu. Skip to primary content.

What Mattered in 2012: Aber Whitcomb, io/LA

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We've also invented and patented a new technology called "MasterKey" that allows people to play our games natively on all relevant social and mobile platforms. We chose Hollywood because we wanted to put top talent from the Entertainment and Technology industries under one roof.

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63 Los Angeles Entrepreneurs To Be Proud Of

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Charlie Capen is co-founder of HowToBeADad.com , an entertainment site and dad blog for “parents, soon-to-be parents and people who have no desire to procreate, whatsoever.” Our Best Interviews Via Email: Monthly. Weekly. Idea Mensch. where entrepreneurs share their stories. About. Events.

Capturing Music, Life, and More With Vyclone, with David King Lassman

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The startup--which has the backing of such high profile investors as Ashton Kutcher and Guy Oseary's A-Grade Investments, Dreamworks, and Live Nation--also has some major partnership with entertainers like Madonna and No Doubt to create crowdsourced videos of their events.

Interview with Nikhil Jain, ObEN

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Third Wave Digital (Allen DeBevoise), Dream Maker Entertainment Ltd. Entertainment Co., Nikhil Jain: We actually are working on different use cases, in areas of entertainment, healthcare, and enterprise, and also in gaming, which is the reason a lot of these partners starting working with us. We've already filed fifteen patents already on our technology, but it's definitely been a challenging couple of year sto come up with all of this and to find the talent to carry it out.

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Nevolution: Windows App Store Startup Closes $450K Angel Fundraising Round

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The round was led by Don Walerstein, founding partner of entertainment law firm Rohner & Walerstein, and included Los Angeles investor Bradley Maryman, founder and president of international security and technical consulting firm Maryman & Associates.

Interview with Kanaan Jemili, uCast Global

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As you know, today, video is one of the primary means of communications from a personal, corporate, and entertainment level. For the first three years, it was all about research and development, building IP and patents and so forth. It turned out that media, entertainment, and digital media is a very good place to be. The entertainment and media space has been evolving over the last fifteen years, and its still just the beginning.

TechZulu Live to Premiere "TZLaw" at 5:15 p.m. PT Thursday, October 7, with IP Attorney Denise Grayson of "The Social Network"

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Gagnier consults technology firms on policy issues ranging from patent law reform to communications issues, such as Network Neutrality. She has specialized in entertainment and Internet law since 1998. Join co-hosts Christina Gagnier and Lisa Borodkin Thursday, October 7 at 5:15 p.m.

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Interview with Allison Dollar, SnapCuts

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The rest of our team comes out of the film, television, streaming media, and startup world, mostly in the interactive entertainment world. We have our secret sauce in there, and we're figuring out if all of that is patent-able or not, and are jumping through the hoops to do all of that.

Tilofy: Making Sense Of The World Around You Using Location Data

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Those three organizations have very strong networks inventure capital, entertainment, and academia, and put together the incubator.

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CallFire Bootstraps 50,000 Signups and Hires Former NetZero CEO

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CallFire serves clients in a diverse array of industries, from automotive, education and entertainment, to finance, healthcare, marketing and real estate.

Spotlight: LA Tech Winter | Recap, Videos, and Thank You!

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Next was Mobile Web America ‘s ultra impressive display of their patent-pending web application that converts most websites into a mobile friendly format. To begin our recap of last week’s winter TZ Spotlight , we’d like to say our list of thank yous.

MuckerLab Unveils Second Graduating Class to Investors

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Their first “App Show” is called Braindex produced by 51 Minds Entertainment (an Endemol company), and allows users to play trivia head-to-head against celebrities like Mike Tyson on their mobile device.

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Interview with Eric Frankel, StarGreetz

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We've been innovating over the last fifteen months, and have to patents pending on the technology right now. You've been in more traditional entertainment firms--as an executive in a big studio--why jump to a startup?

Interview with Jose daVeiga, KlickSports

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We filed for a patent in 2000, but in 2001, when we filed for the final patent, the market tanked. Kent also went off to other things, but in 2005 we got awarded that patent.

Interview with Paige Craig, Betterworks

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There's a fairly complex platform we've patented. For the last three months, we've been working very closely with people in technology, finance, media, entertainment and consumer goods.

Interview with Eric Golden, Equipois

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At the time, I had a business finding technology that grew up in the entertainment business, and developing that technology for a larger market. The eureka patents that Garrett has are on controlling how a spring behaves through a range of motion, and selectively defeating that spring--which when you push down, usually pull up--through a certain period, so that there is a constant force throughout.

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