Network-1 Technologies, a company engaged in the development, licensing and protection of intellectual property, received a new patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for additional claims in Professor Ingemar Cox’s portfolio. The patent is entitled “Methods for Linking an Electronic Media Work to Perform an Action”.
The claims in the newly issued patent are generally directed towards methods of content identification and performing actions following therefrom.
The newly issued patent arises from a patent application contained in the patent portfolio acquired by Network-1 from Professor Ingemar Cox in 2013.
The portfolio includes patents relating to enabling technology for identifying media content, such as music and videos, and taking further actions to be performed based on such identification including, among others, the insertion of advertising and the facilitation of the purchase of goods and services relating to the media content.