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Economy, Internet, Science & Technology

Canada among the world’s top 10 innovators, but China leads the way

Canada was among the world’s top 10 nations that filed the highest number of patent applications last year but China was the undisputed leader, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) reported Wednesday. Nearly half of the 3.3 million global patent »

Economy, International, Internet, Science & Technology

Selling off of Canadian intellectual property increasing

Canadians selling their innovations and patents to foreigners A new study released yesterday shows that fewer and fewer Canadian invented patents actually stay in Canada. The study conducted for the non-profit independent think tank “Institute for Research on Public Policy”, showed »