IBM and Samsung are the most actively register patents in 2016 among tech companies
Specialists of the company IFI Claims Patents Services estimate that the leader in the number registered in 2016 patents among technology companies is International Business Machines Corp (IBM), which holds leadership in the ranking of the last 20 years.
As seen in the chart, the backlog of the company, which took second place, is quite large. We are talking about South Korean manufacturer Samsung, which on average had applied for registration of 15 patents daily, while IBM left 22 patent application. Closes the top three Canon.
Further with a small separation from each other are Qualcomm, Google and Intel, and completing the top ten LG, Microsoft, TSMC, and Sony.
Despite the large amount of news about the patents that Apple registers, to get into the top ten failed.