IBM Nabs 9,000 US Patents In 2017, An All-Time Record

By Steven Trader (January 9, 2018, 9:09 PM EST) -- For the 25th year in a row, IBM Corp. acquired more U.S. patents than any other company on the planet and in 2017 became the first company in history to nab more than 9,000 in a calendar year, according to statistics published by a research firm on Tuesday....

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