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Posted by: thepinetree on 06/19/2018 10:34 PM Updated by: thepinetree on 06/19/2018 10:34 PM
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Since Starting in 1790 The United States Issues Patent Number 10,000,000

Washington, DC...The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) today issued U.S. patent number 10 million. More than just a number, patent 10 million celebrates the rich history and strength of the American intellectual property system dating back to the first U.S. patent, signed 228 years ago by George Washington on July 31, 1790, and issued to Samuel Hopkins for a process of making potash, an ingredient used in fertilizer.


Click Above to Take a Gander at Patent 10,000,000



“Innovation has been the lifeblood of this country since its founding,” said Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. “Our patent system’s importance to the daily lives of every American has never been greater. Given the rapid pace of change, we know that it will not take another 228 years to achieve the next 10-million-patent milestone.”

Patent 10 million for “Coherent Ladar Using Intra-Pixel Quadrature Detection” symbolizes the breadth of American invention, with applications in such varied fields as autonomous vehicles, medical imaging devices, military defense systems, and space and undersea exploration. It was invented by Joseph Marron and is owned by Raytheon Company. Additional information on patent 10 million can be found at: https://10millionpatents.uspto.gov/docs/patent10million.pdf.

“This patent represents one of ten million steps on a continuum of human accomplishment launched when our Founding Fathers provided for intellectual property protection in our Constitution,” said Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office Andrei Iancu. “Some of the greatest leaps humanity has made have been fueled by our greatest inventors, Americans who have changed the course of history with their brilliance and dogged perseverance.”

“The U.S. patent system serves as a reminder that our nation values and continues to be built by those who are willing to take risks, challenge traditions, push the boundaries of convention, and test new limits in design and thought,” said Commissioner for Patents Drew Hirshfeld.

Patent 10 million is the first to receive a new patent cover design unveiled by the USPTO during a special ceremony at the SXSW Interactive Festival on March, 11, 2018. This is only the second change in the patent cover over the last 100 years. The new cover is a forward-looking, contemporary take on the significance of what the document represents.

This milestone of human ingenuity perhaps exceeds even the Founding Fathers’ expectations when they called for a patent system in the Constitution to “promote the Progress of Science and useful Arts.” For a detailed, interactive timeline highlighting important moments, notable inventors, changing patent designs, and other interesting facts over more than two centuries of innovation in America, please visit: https://10millionpatents.uspto.gov/.


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New Security Patent
Posted on: 2018-06-20 07:30:34   By: Anonymous
 
I just put in a new patent, it's a little different then the government one. This one
is about security, as in The Border Wall, towers, turrets, with Rail Guns attached, it is
manned, though if our Southern Border is being over run the operator can throw a
switch and let the Rail Gun shoot everything that moves. Anything under a certain size
can be initialized into the system. I started this with a single paintball gun at my garden site
and found it worked so well on deer that I now have 6 in operation on all of my
sensitive plants as well. I now have night cameras on for when they do go off I get to
sit down with my morning cup of joe and have a good laugh. More then once
I've had coffee come out my nose busting up laughing. I have my paint guns on a
3 shot burst and now I use multiple colors for that rainbow look.
It's a pretty cool set-up if I say so myself.

[Reply ]

    Re: New Security Patent
    Posted on: 2018-06-20 09:13:13   By: Anonymous
     
    I'm going to patent my self loading bong man.

    [Reply ]


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