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Why LOCI Never Steals Your Ideas

Fear of theft may be the most common reason that inventors are reluctant to share or publish their ideas. It’s a valid concern: ask who invented the telephone, and most people will answer “Alexander Graham Bell.” In fact, a functioning telephone was first created in 1860 by the Italian inventor Antonio Meucci, who was unable […]

LOCI loves data and higher ed: GMU data analytics students pursue continued research with LOCI into Spring 2019

LOCI loves data and higher ed: GMU data analytics students pursue continued research with LOCI into Spring 2019

You may recall that last fall LOCI began working with graduate students enrolled in George Mason University’s Master’s program in Data Analytics Engineering capstone class DAEN 690 to conduct research on the bleeding edge of analytics and AI. After a rigorous semester and projects that were directed by both GMU faculty and LOCI Developers, we […]

Want access to Tesla’s patents? Find them with LOCI – providing the world’s first open source patent registry

LOCI, the company known as a first mover for IP staking on blockchain, is currently developing a registry that will consist of open source patents, an expansion to its existing search functionality and suite of products that currently allows inventors to conduct extensive research and analysis of their ideas for pennies on the dollar. With […]

Getting Started With LOCI: What You Need and How it Works

LOCI’s mission is to revolutionize intellectual property (IP), enabling inventors to monetize their unique ideas while staying protected from IP theft and lawsuits. Our platform enables users to skip the complexity and expense of hiring a patent attorney while offering benefits not available anywhere else. With the help of LOCI, anyone can: Perform unlimited IP […]

Local innovators experience growth and success through the first cohort of Mindhive, hosted by LOCI and Red Blue Collective

LOCI and Red Blue Collective joined forces in fall 2018 to open Mindhive, an ideation launch program for inventors that welcomed its first cohort of participants in late November. The program featured three hand-selected companies with impactful inventions. After making their way through the four-week program that guides startup entrepreneurs through the stages of ideation […]

Women who left the IP friendzone to change history

Women who left the IP friendzone to change history

The relationship status of women and societal norms is complicated. Only the diligent dare to challenge the norms that have been so poorly structured in the first place. Countless studies of approximately 2.7 million U.S. patent applications indicate that women have less favorable outcomes than men in the patent industry. Despite this hindrance, a good […]

Which smartwatch did it better?

Which smartwatch did it better?

Who’s made the smarter move? Smartwatch sales have doubled since last year, with nearly 1 million Samsung Galaxy watches selling within three months and roughly 46 million Apple watches sold to date. Both companies are constantly strategizing to dominate the smartwatch market, an industry currently valued at $10,223.9 million. In August 2018, the curiosity and interest [...]
How to get money for your ideas

How to get money for your ideas

Extra cash is welcome in any season, anywhere, and any time. If you’ve got brain power and creativity, it’s easier to start getting money for your ideas when you have the right tools at your disposal. Whether you have your own idea that you want to sell or you are just a creative person that [...]