Can advanced citation searching support conventional keyword or class code searching? Would a combination of the two approaches provide the best results?Read More
We all know that patent searching matters. The results of our searches can affect what can be multi-million investments in new products, outcome or settlements in litigation, expensive patent filings, or the reputation and repeat business of your organisation.
Given the above - do your patent searchesRead More
CRISPR is an important new technology in biotech - and not surprisingly has already attracted patent litigation. What can advanced patent analytics tell us about this?Read More
Patent citations and citation data is available from a number of different sources. But how reliable is this data? Are citation links double counted? What about the effect of family members?Read More
Keyword is a commonly used search approach, and with good reason.
Yet Ambercite does not offer keyword searching - so why is Ambercite 'swimming against the current' so to say?Read More
How good is a patent?
This is of course a highly subjective question, affected by many different factors such as who is asking the question, how legally valid the patent is, etc etc.
Nonetheless sometimes objective numbers are wanted. For this reason Ambercite developed the predictive metric Amberscore...Read More
Family Cluster Searching has just been released, and this includes a number of benefits - including the ability to search for Chinese, Korean and Japanese patents.Read More
Here at Ambercite, we are very excited to announce that we have upgraded our existing Cluster Searching to the much improved "Family Cluster Searching". Below we list what are the benefits to you and common FAQs.Read More
Since the release of the more recent product Cluster Searching, the earlier visual based patent searching product AmberScope has taken a bit of a back seat. Cluster Searching is a very easy product and learn and use, and ideal for quickly identifying the most similar products to a good set of starting patents.Read More
Back in 2013 we looked at the leading patents filed in the 1980s and 1990s, using our metric AmberScore, which is available when you use our Cluster Searchingsoftware. This allowed us to see some of the key technology trends from these decades - which happened to be:Read More
Here at Ambercite, when using Cluster Searching, we like to talk about two calculated metrics:
And sometimes "Licensing Potential".Read More