U.S. Patent and Trademark Office: Smart Cities 4Q20

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office: Smart Cities 4Q20

  • May 2021 •
  • 7 pages •
  • Report ID: 6074678 •
  • Format: PDF
This IDC Perspective is intended to highlight interesting trends in patents filed and granted with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office with regard to Smart Cities, data, analytics, AI, digital trust, regulations, 5G, IoT, security, and privacy."Companies around the world are continuing to rapidly develop new technologies that are powering the next generation of Smart Cities innovation. The number of cutting-edge patents filed shows the strength of the market and the need for differentiation," says Curt Savoie, director, Global Smart Cities and Communities at IDC.