Posts Tagged: intellectual property

Filing for patents in India gets simpler

The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) in India is attempting to cut short the redtape around filing for patents and trademarks through an e...

  • September 11, 2014
  • at 12:10 pm
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Pitch your ideas without fear of them being stolen with PitchMark

Have you ever been afraid of your great ideas being stolen, so you kept them bottled up and they never materialized? Or worse yet, have you ...

  • November 27, 2013
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Who Owns Your WeChat Posts?

It’s an issue that seems to pop up for every developing social platform that doesn’t spell things out clearly at first: who owns...

  • May 21, 2013
  • at 8:00 am
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GEPI and US Embassy Promise $5,000 to Intellectual Property App Challenge Winners in Indonesia

Global Entrepreneurship Program Indonesia (GEPI) and the US Embassy are working together to hold the Intellectual Property (IP) App Challeng...

  • October 11, 2012
  • at 9:18 pm
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Understanding Japan’s Anti-Download Bill

Many of our readers in Japan have likely heard about the country’s recent revision to its copyright law late last week [1], which make...

  • June 25, 2012
  • at 9:52 am
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Microsoft Sues Chinese Retailers for Selling PCs with Pirated Software

The Financial Times is reporting today that Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is bringing a lawsuit against electronics and appliance retailers Gome (...

  • January 11, 2012
  • at 10:09 am
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Death by poor execution: How your startup can avoid failure

Business coach and former venture capitalist RJ Sridhar shares some tips on how to avoid dooming your startup as it expands.

  • July 25, 2011
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ideas2IP Connects Inventors And Investors

Launched by the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) two days ago, ideas2IP is an online innovation platform where individual in...

  • May 27, 2011
  • at 12:33 am
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65 Bits Episode 151: Best Tech of the Decade

Our friends at Tech65 starts off the new year with their weekly podcast on the following issues that dominated the tech landscape with the r...

  • January 6, 2010
  • at 9:56 am
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When your game gets cloned in China, try some diplomacy

China is full of copies, and that’s not about to change any time soon. For game developers facing copyright infringement, the choices seem...

  • January 14, 2014
  • at 1:30 pm
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Chinese video streamer Youku Tudou smacks Xiaomi with a lawsuit, just in time for Barra’s arrival

Two events occurred this week confirming Xiaomi’s maturation from a promising startup to a player that is running with the big dogs. O...

  • October 11, 2013
  • at 7:05 pm
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China to Establish Digital Dispute Resolution Center to Solve IP Disputes

With battles between tech companies and disputes over intellectual property and copyrights online on the rise, China’s Ministry of Ind...

  • January 22, 2013
  • at 8:00 am
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Anonymous Protests Japan’s Anti-Download Copyright Law

Yesterday we gave a brief overview of the new revision to Japan’s copyright law, which, when it goes into effect in October, will make...

  • June 26, 2012
  • at 10:40 pm
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Japanese Animation Company Sues Hundreds of ‘One Piece’ Downloaders in One Bunch

I was curious to see over on AnimeNewsNetwork that Toei Animation had filed a complaint in District of Columbia district court (in September...

  • February 8, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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8 Nations Sign Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement, Including Japan, Korea, US

An agreement that has been years in the making, ACTA (the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement), was finally signed in Japan over the weekend...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Dianping.com Awarded Compensation from Aibang.com in Copyright Case

Two of China’s many group buying start-ups have ended a long-running legal battle, with Aibang.com ordered to pay the larger Dianping....

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 9:30 am
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IP Primer for IDM Startups – Workshop 23 Apr

MDA has teamed up with IP Academy Singapore to organise a workshop on IP Primer for IDM Startups. Attend this practical, interactive worksho...

  • April 7, 2010
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In Conversation with Wong Joon Ian, co-founder of Bloomerang

Bloomerang is a start-up founded by two founders, Zhiwen and Joon Ian. Their first product, BloomerHang® transforms clothes hangers into a ...

  • November 25, 2009
  • at 1:32 am
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