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Richard Johnson - Mar 01, 2021

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John Ioannou - Feb 17, 2021

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Alex Burns - Jan 26, 2021

How to patent your digital health apps – 5 key considerations

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Software inventions at the European Patent Office: an in-depth study

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Five things you (really) need to know about patenting software in Europe

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Camille Terfve - Jul 14, 2020

Can software be therapeutic?

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Patenting the Internet of Things – the European perspective

It is estimated that by 2025 there will be 26-30 billion devices in..