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U.S. PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE
Patent Technology Monitoring Team (PTMT)

Patenting In Technology Classes,
Breakout By Organization

Count of 2010 - 2014 Utility Patent Grants,
By Calendar Year of Grant
With Patent Counts Based on Primary Patent Classification

- Explanation of Data -

Rank Ordered Listing of Organizations Receiving 5 or More Utility Patents During the Period
Having Primary Classification In

Class 235, Registers (e.g., cash registers, calculators, devices for counting movements of devices, etc.)

( technology class is determined by the primary classification assigned to the patent- see 'Explanation of Data' )
( patent ownership is determined by the first-named assignee listed on a patent )

The following table displays first-named assignees and counts of their associated patents, as distributed by the year of patent grant.
First-Named Assignee 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 Total
~INDIVIDUALLY OWNED PATENT 91 92 94 116 115 508
DIEBOLD SELF SERVICE SYSTEMS, A DIVISION OF DIEBOLD, INCORPORATED 44 68 55 60 29 256
SYMBOL TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 28 39 25 32 42 166
HAND-HELD PRODUCTS, INC. 20 26 37 39 30 152
DIEBOLD INCORPORATED 27 34 30 39 14 144
METROLOGIC INSTRUMENTS INC. 66 28 12 22 16 144
SILVERBROOK RESEARCH PTY. LTD 45 62 27 4 0 138
NCR CORPORATION 15 19 23 23 27 107
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION 32 19 15 12 19 97
AMERICAN EXPRESS TRAVEL RELATED SERVICES COMPANY, INC. 21 20 20 10 3 74
MASTERCARD INTERNATIONAL, INC. 13 13 20 12 9 67
TARGET BRANDS, INC. 20 18 14 7 8 67
VISA U.S.A., INC. 11 10 15 13 14 63
BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION 1 8 16 27 7 59
SONY CORPORATION 9 14 14 8 6 51
TOSHIBA TEC KABUSHIKI KAISHA 5 7 12 19 8 51
UNITED SERVICES AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION (USAA) 12 8 11 10 10 51
HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. 15 5 11 7 10 48
MURATA MANUFACTURING CO., LTD. 3 8 4 17 16 48
DYNAMICS, INC. 3 6 5 19 13 46
SEMICONDUCTOR ENERGY LABORATORY CO., LTD. 7 12 14 9 3 45
FUJITSU LIMITED 13 8 9 7 6 43
GIESECKE & DEVRIENT GMBH 4 6 12 12 9 43
RESEARCH IN MOTION LIMITED 9 11 15 8 0 43
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 9 8 11 6 9 43
NIDEC SANKYO CORPORATION 2 2 15 9 9 37
DATALOGIC ADC, INC. 0 0 9 14 13 36
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION 11 7 6 7 5 36
VISA INTERNATIONAL SERVICE ASSOCIATION 4 9 5 10 8 36
XEROX CORPORATION 6 5 11 8 4 34
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA 9 11 6 5 2 33
FUJI XEROX CO., LTD. 16 6 2 5 2 31
FIRST DATA CORPORATION 10 8 1 6 5 30
SQUARE, INC. 0 0 3 10 16 29
GOOGLE, INC. 1 1 8 8 10 28
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. 0 2 5 8 13 28
TOSHIBA CORPORATION 9 5 6 5 3 28
AMAZON TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 3 4 3 11 6 27
GEMALTO SA 6 5 4 7 5 27
MICROSOFT CORPORATION 11 11 3 0 2 27
AT& T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY I, L.P. 3 6 6 7 4 26
JP MORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. 4 5 3 7 7 26
OBERTHUR TECHNOLOGIES 4 3 4 10 5 26
INVENTION SCIENCE FUND I, LLC 2 1 7 11 4 25
NXP B.V. 0 1 6 5 12 24
APPLE, INC. 2 3 4 7 6 22
INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES AG 2 6 3 3 8 22
L-1 SECURE CREDENTIALING, INC. 11 9 1 0 1 22
PANASONIC CORPORATION 9 6 1 4 1 21
BROTHER KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA 2 9 6 1 2 20
WESTERN UNION COMPANY 6 4 4 3 3 20
INTUIT, INC. 5 2 3 5 4 19
GLORY LTD. 2 1 3 7 5 18
YOTTAMARK, INC. 3 2 7 4 2 18
RICOH COMPANY, LTD. 5 4 1 2 5 17
WINCOR NIXDORF INTERNATIONAL GMBH 2 1 2 7 5 17
COGNEX TECHNOLOGY AND INVESTMENT LLC 2 6 4 1 3 16
BROADCOM CORPORATION 6 3 3 2 1 15
EBAY INC. 0 2 2 5 6 15
FELICA NETWORKS, INC. 3 5 2 4 1 15
THE CODE CORPORATION 1 1 4 3 6 15
AVERY DENNISON CORPORATION 3 5 3 1 2 14
SAP AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 9 2 1 1 1 14
COGNEX CORPORATION 1 2 1 4 5 13
INTERMEC IP CORP. 1 7 4 1 0 13
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION 1 6 4 0 2 13
NAUTILUS HYOSUNG INC. 1 7 2 1 2 13
SPRINT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY L.P. 5 3 4 0 1 13
TYFONE, INC. 1 4 3 4 1 13
WAL-MART STORES, INC. 0 2 4 4 3 13
ECHOSTAR TECHNOLOGIES L.L.C. 0 0 1 6 5 12
HITACHI, LTD 3 4 2 1 2 12
KONICA MINOLTA LABORATORY U.S.A., INC. 0 2 3 3 4 12
NOKIA CORPORATION 4 2 3 2 1 12
PITNEY-BOWES, INC. 5 4 2 0 1 12
QUALCOMM, INC. 2 0 3 4 3 12
VERI-FONE, INC. 3 3 1 2 3 12
BLACKBERRY LIMITED 0 0 0 2 9 11
LG ELECTRONICS INC. 3 2 2 2 2 11
PRIVASYS, INC. 0 1 4 2 4 11
PROMEGA CORPORATION 4 5 2 0 0 11
CAPITAL ONE FINANCIAL CORPORATION 2 3 0 2 3 10
CASIO COMPUTER CO. LTD. 1 0 3 1 5 10
DENSO WAVE INCORPORATED 2 2 1 4 1 10
EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY 1 1 0 5 3 10
NEC CORPORATION 5 0 2 1 2 10
ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS OPERATIONS, INC. 0 1 1 4 4 10
SERVE VIRTUAL ENTERPRISES, INC. 0 3 3 4 0 10
SICK AG 3 0 0 4 3 10
ZIH CORPORATION 0 3 0 5 2 10
BOEING COMPANY 2 2 1 1 3 9
CUBIC CORPORATION 2 1 3 1 2 9
DATACARD CORPORATION, INC. 2 3 3 1 0 9
DIGIMARC CORPORATION 3 0 5 0 1 9
ENPULZ, LLC 0 0 0 8 1 9
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 1 1 1 3 3 9
INCARD SA 0 4 1 4 0 9
MARSHALL FEATURE RECOGNITION, LLC 5 0 2 1 1 9
MONEYGRAM INTERNATIONAL, INC. 1 2 1 3 2 9
RAYTHEON COMPANY 0 2 4 1 2 9
RENESAS ELECTRONICS CORP. 1 4 1 3 0 9
TRANSACTION HOLDINGS LTD. L.L.C. 4 0 3 0 2 9
BLACKHAWK NETWORK, INC. 4 0 1 0 3 8
CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC. 4 0 1 3 0 8
DATALOGIC SCANNING GROUP S.R.L. 1 0 4 2 1 8
DATALOGIC SCANNING, INC. 3 3 2 0 0 8
EWINWIN, INC. 1 0 1 5 1 8
FEINICS AMATECH TEORANTA 0 1 1 3 3 8
OPTOELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 0 1 0 6 1 8
PSION INC. 0 1 1 4 2 8
SHENZHEN FUTAIHONG PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD. 3 2 0 2 1 8
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 2 3 1 1 1 8
SOCKET MOBILE, INC. 2 1 3 0 2 8
STAMPS.COM INC. 2 2 3 1 0 8
TRIMBLE NAVIGATION, LTD. 0 0 3 2 3 8
WALKER DIGITAL, LLC 4 2 1 1 0 8
3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY 0 5 1 0 1 7
BURROUGHS PAYMENT SYSTEMS, INC. 0 3 4 0 0 7
DELL PRODUCTS, L.P. 0 1 1 1 4 7
ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE 0 2 3 1 1 7
GIFTCODES.COM, LLC 0 0 0 2 5 7
INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE, TAIWAN 2 2 0 0 3 7
LEAD CORE FUND, L.L.C. 0 0 0 1 6 7
MAG TEK, INC. 3 2 1 0 1 7
NATIONAL PAYMENT CARD ASSOCIATION 1 1 1 2 2 7
ON TRACK INNOVATIONS LTD. 0 1 3 1 2 7
ORACLE INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION 1 1 1 2 2 7
PSION TEKLOGIX INC. 3 4 0 0 0 7
SENSORMATIC ELECTRONICS CORPORATION 2 2 1 1 1 7
SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA (SHARP CORPORATION) 3 1 2 1 0 7
SICPA HOLDING, S.A. 1 0 2 0 4 7
TOSHIBA GLOBAL COMMERCE SOLUTIONS HOLDINGS CORPORATION 0 0 0 2 5 7
VARCODE LTD. 0 0 2 4 1 7
VERIZON PATENT AND LICENSING, INC. 3 1 1 2 0 7
ASK S.A. 1 1 0 3 1 6
COMPAGNIE INDUSTRIELLE ET FINANCIERE D'INGENIERIE-INGENICO SOCIETE ANONYME 0 3 0 1 2 6
DEVICEFIDELITY, INC. 0 2 1 2 1 6
DIRECT MEASUREMENTS INC. 0 1 2 2 1 6
EUFORA, LLC 1 2 0 1 2 6
HARRIS TECHNOLOGY, LLC 1 1 0 1 3 6
HYNIX SEMICONDUCTOR INC. 0 1 3 2 0 6
INTEL CORPORATION 0 0 1 3 2 6
INTELLECTUAL VENTURES FUND 83 LLC 0 0 0 3 3 6
KEYENCE CORPORATION 0 0 2 3 1 6
KONICA MINOLTA SYSTEMS LABORATORY, INC. 5 1 0 0 0 6
LOWE'S COMPANIES, INC. 0 1 0 5 0 6
LUMIDIGM, INC. 2 0 0 1 3 6
MICROSCAN SYSTEMS INCORPORATED 3 2 1 0 0 6
MOTOROLA-MOBILITY, INC. 0 2 2 1 1 6
ROCKWELL AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 3 1 0 2 6
SANDISK IL LTD. 3 2 0 1 0 6
SONIX TECHNOLOGY CO. 3 2 0 0 1 6
STOPLIFT, INC. 0 0 3 2 1 6
TRUTAG TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 0 0 3 3 6
UNIFORM INDUSTRIAL CORP. 0 0 1 2 3 6
WARSAW ORTHOPEDIC, INC. 0 2 3 0 1 6
WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. 0 1 0 1 4 6
WEST VIEW RESEARCH, LLC 0 0 0 3 3 6
WISTRON CORPORATION 0 1 1 0 4 6
ALTIERRE CORPORATION 0 2 1 1 1 5
ANOTO AB 1 2 1 1 0 5
ARJOWIGGINS SECURITY 0 3 1 1 0 5
CATALINA MARKETING CORPORATION 0 1 1 1 2 5
CFPH, L.L.C. 0 0 0 1 4 5
CONTINENTAL AUTOMOTIVE GMBH 0 2 2 1 0 5
DE LA RUE INTERNATIONAL LIMITED 1 1 0 2 1 5
DOMINION VOTING SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 0 0 5 5
ELECTION SYSTEMS & SOFTWARE, LLC 0 0 0 0 5 5
FEITIAN TECHNOLOGIES CO. LTD. 1 1 1 0 2 5
FUJIFILM CORPORATION 3 0 1 0 1 5
HITACHI-OMRON TERMINAL SOLUTIONS, CORP. 3 1 1 0 0 5
HONG FU JIN PRECISION INDUSTRY (SHENZHEN) CO., LTD. 2 0 0 1 2 5
HYPERCOM, INC. 3 2 0 0 0 5
KONICA MINOLTA BUSINESS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 0 3 1 1 5
MARVELL INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGY LTD. 2 0 1 2 0 5
MEI, INC. 1 0 1 1 2 5
MSTAR SEMICONDUCTOR, INC. 1 2 2 0 0 5
NAGRAID S.A. 0 0 1 3 1 5
OMRON CORPORATION 3 2 0 0 0 5
QSECURE, INC. 2 0 3 0 0 5
ROELESIS WIRELESS LLC 0 2 2 1 0 5
SHIFT4 CORPORATION 2 1 1 0 1 5
SKY-TRAX INCORPORATED 1 0 2 2 0 5
SMARTFLASH TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED 0 3 2 0 0 5
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, POSTAL SERVICE 2 0 1 1 1 5
VIVOTECH, INC. 0 3 2 0 0 5



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