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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 725, Interactive Video Distribution Systems

( 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
AT& T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY I, L.P. 18 28 85 119 222 472
SONY CORPORATION 64 76 86 111 119 456
LG ELECTRONICS INC. 54 64 64 94 141 417
~INDIVIDUALLY OWNED PATENT 31 36 45 47 74 233
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 24 27 48 39 67 205
MICROSOFT CORPORATION 53 38 35 38 37 201
VERIZON PATENT AND LICENSING, INC. 3 5 18 51 95 172
UNITED VIDEO PROPERTIES, INC. 17 27 26 45 53 168
THE DIRECTV GROUP, INC. 14 26 12 23 49 124
GOOGLE, INC. 3 8 16 31 60 118
THOMSON LICENSING S.A. 19 23 16 24 29 111
THE NIELSEN COMPANY (U.S.), L.L.C. 15 11 18 17 39 100
ECHOSTAR TECHNOLOGIES L.L.C. 0 1 12 32 41 86
PANASONIC CORPORATION 23 11 15 16 18 83
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA 14 21 16 12 17 80
CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC. 10 7 10 20 26 73
BROADCOM CORPORATION 5 7 8 15 33 68
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION 8 8 15 14 23 68
INTEL CORPORATION 5 12 8 16 25 66
PERSONALIZED MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C. 29 9 2 8 13 61
TIME WARNER CABLE ENTERPRISES LLC 0 0 0 17 37 54
COX COMMUNICATIONS, INC. 8 9 9 9 16 51
TIVO, INC. 6 6 12 13 13 50
TOSHIBA CORPORATION 3 9 4 15 18 49
ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE 2 3 3 11 25 44
TIME WARNER CABLE, INC. 10 8 13 8 0 39
COMCAST IP HOLDINGS I, LLC 12 9 4 5 8 38
GENERAL INSTRUMENT CORPORATION 6 2 8 11 11 38
ALCATEL LUCENT 1 6 9 11 9 36
FUNAI ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 13 11 3 4 4 35
AT& T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY II, L.P. 4 7 4 10 8 33
TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET L M ERICSSON (PUBL.) 1 2 5 8 16 32
CENTURYLINK INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LLC 0 0 3 10 18 31
JLB VENTURES LLC 3 4 7 7 8 29
QUALCOMM, INC. 0 1 1 13 14 29
SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA (SHARP CORPORATION) 3 4 5 3 14 29
STARSIGHT TELECAST, INC. 3 3 6 7 9 28
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS N.V. 8 6 9 3 0 26
ARRIS GROUP, INC. 4 3 14 4 0 25
TOUCHTUNES MUSIC CORPORATION 2 4 6 3 9 24
TVWORKS, LLC 2 3 3 8 7 23
MOTOROLA-MOBILITY, INC. 0 0 0 8 14 22
ROVI GUIDES, INC. 0 2 4 8 8 22
COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC 1 1 3 6 10 21
OPENTV, INC. 2 9 3 3 4 21
YAHOO, INC. 3 1 6 3 8 21
PRIME RESEARCH ALLIANCE E., INC. 3 6 3 2 6 20
QWEST COMMUNICATIONS INTERNATIONAL INC. 2 2 3 6 7 20
ERICSSON TELEVISION INC. 1 3 4 7 4 19
SLING MEDIA, INC. 3 6 2 3 5 19
NOKIA CORPORATION 4 0 4 4 6 18
SHARP LABORATORIES OF AMERICA, INC. 3 6 3 3 3 18
SPRINT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY L.P. 1 3 3 6 5 18
STARZ ENTERTAINMENT GROUP LLC 5 5 1 4 3 18
VISIBLE WORLD, INC. 1 10 2 1 4 18
HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD. 1 3 0 5 8 17
APPLE, INC. 1 2 2 2 9 16
CABLE TELEVISION LABORATORIES, INC. 0 1 1 6 8 16
ELDON TECHNOLOGY LIMITED 0 0 3 2 11 16
NEC CORPORATION 0 2 6 5 3 16
ARRIS ENTERPRISES, INC. 0 0 0 7 8 15
DISNEY ENTERPRISES, INC. 0 0 5 3 7 15
FUJITSU LIMITED 1 2 4 3 5 15
NDS LIMITED 5 5 3 2 0 15
HITACHI, LTD 7 1 2 4 0 14
MITSUBISHI DENKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 1 1 3 3 6 14
COMCAST CABLE HOLDINGS, LLC 1 2 3 3 4 13
PURPLECOMM, INC. 0 0 0 7 6 13
GEMSTAR DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION 0 3 2 1 6 12
HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. 1 2 1 4 4 12
CONVERGENT MEDIA SOLUTIONS, LLC 0 0 0 0 11 11
INDEX SYSTEMS, INC. 1 1 5 0 4 11
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS N.V. 0 0 0 3 8 11
QURIO HOLDINGS, INC. 0 3 2 3 3 11
SONY EUROPE LIMITED 0 2 2 3 4 11
ZTE CORPORATION 0 0 1 0 10 11
BOEING COMPANY 3 3 1 0 3 10
GUEST TEK INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT LTD. 0 0 1 4 5 10
OL2, INC. 0 0 0 4 6 10
PPC BROADBAND, INC. 0 0 0 8 2 10
SONY COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT AMERICA LLC 0 0 2 4 4 10
TP LAB INC. 0 0 2 3 5 10
AOL LLC 1 1 2 2 3 9
HITACHI CONSUMER ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 1 0 1 2 5 9
HULU LLC 0 0 1 1 7 9
INTERVAL LICENSING LLC 1 1 3 2 2 9
NAGRAVISION S.A. 1 2 1 2 3 9
PALO ALTO RESEARCH CENTER INCORPORATED 4 5 0 0 0 9
SYNCBAK, INC. 0 0 8 0 1 9
ALTICAST CORP. 0 2 2 0 4 8
ARRIS SOLUTIONS, INC. 0 0 1 5 2 8
AT& T MOBILITY II LLC 0 1 0 0 7 8
CSC HOLDINGS, LLC 0 0 0 3 5 8
DIGIMARC CORPORATION 0 1 1 4 2 8
INVIDI TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION 2 1 3 0 2 8
MOBITV, INC. 1 0 0 0 7 8
SCIENTIFIC-ATLANTA, INC. 8 0 0 0 0 8
VERIZON SERVICES CORP. 0 1 1 2 4 8
AMAZON TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 0 0 0 7 7
ATI TECHNOLOGIES ULC 0 2 1 2 2 7
HUAWEI DEVICE CO., LTD. 0 0 1 2 4 7
INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE, TAIWAN 0 1 2 0 4 7
JOHN MEZZALLINGUA ASSOCIATES, LLC 1 2 3 1 0 7
THIS TECHNOLOGY, INC. 0 0 0 2 5 7
TURNER BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 0 0 7 7
WISTRON CORPORATION 1 0 1 0 5 7
ADOBE SYSTEMS, INC. 0 1 2 1 2 6
AT& T KNOWLEDGE VENTURES, L.P. 3 2 0 0 1 6
AVAYA INC. 0 0 2 2 2 6
CINSAY, INC. 0 0 1 2 3 6
CONCURRENT COMPUTER CORPORATION 0 1 0 2 3 6
DISH NETWORK L.L.C. 0 1 2 2 1 6
ENTROPIC COMMUNICATIONS, INC. 0 1 1 1 3 6
HUMAX CO., LTD. 1 0 0 0 5 6
INTENT IQ, LLC 0 1 1 1 3 6
KOPLAR INTERACTIVE SYSTEMS INTERNATIONAL LLC 1 3 0 1 1 6
LOGITECH EUROPE S.A. 0 1 1 1 3 6
MEDIAIP, INC. 1 1 0 2 2 6
MUSIC CHOICE 0 2 1 0 3 6
NOKIA SIEMENS NETWORKS GMBH & CO. KG 1 1 0 2 2 6
RENTRAK CORPORATION 0 0 0 1 5 6
RICOH COMPANY, LTD. 3 1 0 1 1 6
SONY UNITED KINGDOM LIMITED 1 2 3 0 0 6
STMICROELECTRONICS, LTD. 3 1 0 2 0 6
TIME WARNER INTERACTIVE VIDEO GROUP, INC. 4 2 0 0 0 6
VUDU, INC. 0 0 1 1 4 6
WOWZA MEDIA SYSTEMS, LLC 0 0 0 0 6 6
ACCENTURE GLOBAL SERVICES LIMITED 0 1 1 1 2 5
BCE INC. 0 1 2 1 1 5
DELL PRODUCTS, L.P. 0 1 0 1 3 5
DIGITAL KEYSTONE, INC. 1 1 0 1 2 5
DISH DIGITAL L.L.C. 0 0 0 1 4 5
FINISAR CORPORATION 1 2 1 0 1 5
FRANCE TELECOM 1 1 1 1 1 5
KANGAROO MEDIA INC. 0 4 0 0 1 5
KEEN PERSONAL MEDIA, INC. 1 2 0 0 2 5
KYOCERA CORPORATION 0 0 2 2 1 5
LIVETV, LLC 0 0 0 1 4 5
MAXLINEAR, INC. 0 0 0 1 4 5
MITSUBISHI DIGITAL ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC. 3 2 0 0 0 5
MOREGA SYSTEMS INC. 0 2 0 0 3 5
NETFLIX, INC. 0 1 0 1 3 5
NVIDIA CORPORATION 1 0 2 1 1 5
PACE PLC. 0 3 0 0 2 5
PORTO VINCI LTD LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY 0 0 2 1 2 5
REDMERE TECHNOLOGY LTD. 1 3 1 0 0 5
ROVI TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION 1 0 3 1 0 5
SEACHANGE INTERNATIONAL, INC. 0 2 0 1 2 5
SK PLANET CO., LTD. 0 0 2 2 1 5
SKYPE 0 0 1 3 1 5
SONY COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT INC. 0 1 1 1 2 5
TIME WARNER CABLE LLC 0 0 4 0 1 5
UPC BROADBAND OPERATIONS BV 0 0 1 2 2 5
VERANCE CORPORATION 1 0 0 1 3 5
WEST CORPORATION 0 0 1 2 2 5



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