2015 was a year of growth for IP CloseUp, as visits increased to 24,000 and subscriptions were up, too.
The busiest day of the year was Christmas Day when there were 482 views of “Kearns’ Son Still Fuming Over Wiper Blade Fight.”
The post about the continued anger of inventor Robert Kearns family over his treatment by automobile makers, depicted in the movie, “Flash of Genius,” was the most popular for 2015, with, with 6,760 visits. It continues to be a perennial favorite.
Other popular IP CloseUp posts for 2015 were “For Samsung charity begins at ‘home’; Midland, TX,”
“Leading brands increasingly have the most valuable patents,”
“Silicon Valley: Too big to fail, or too big not to?” and
“Low R&D cost per patent is a poor indicator of good return.”
The most avid readers were from the U.S., Canada and the UK, followed by Germany, Australia, India, Brazil, the Netherlands and Japan. In all, readers from 131 countries accessed IPCU posts in 2015.
Thank you readers for making IP CloseUp one of the most respected IP blogs, followed not just by IP professionals, but by investors, business executives and journalists.
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