IBM (NYSE:IBM) has maintained its title as patent king for 18 years running.
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IBM (NYSE:IBM) Sets Patent Record
IBM (NYSE:IBM) has announced that for the 18th year in a row the firm has logged more new patents than any other company.
IBM (NYSE:IBM) set a record with 5,896 patents developed by 7,000 employees in 30 countries. Canadians contributed just 33 patents and nine of them or nearly 25 percent came from Ottawa based research work. The Ottawa computer labs are IBM (NYSE:IBM)’s fifth largest labs complex in the world. IBM (NYSE:IBM) spent nearly $6-billion last year on research work. The company lives by the rule in the tech sector that research is what will deliver your future success and you either do the research work or buy up the firms that have new ideas and IBM (NYSE:IBM) does both.
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