App developers are small inventors and they need strong patent reform. Application Developers Alliance members support the Innovation Act (H.R. 3309).
Today the Application Developers Alliance announced 15 companies joined the Alliance. Some of these companies publish apps while others provide tools that aid in the development or monetization of apps.
Today the Application Developers Alliance signaled its intent to participate in multistakeholder discussions on facial recognition technologies hosted by the U.S. Department of Commerce.
This week, Congress took major steps toward passing legislation that would protect innovators from patent troll abuse.
Yesterday, Danny Seigle, director of business operations at FindTheBest, was on Capitol Hill to testify about the startup's battle with a patent troll. FindTheBest just received its second demand letter from a patent troll - only four sentences long.