Sounds like serious stuff? Lol it is. Though this is not a guide about the patenting process, because that stuff’s really boring. I here, present to you an easy money concept. Patent trolling.
Ever clocked-in credit for your sibling’s efforts just by sneaking behind their back in front of guests? No? Well I guess then your sibling is the smarter one in the house.
Anyways, what comes to mind when you read the title?
This is what happens when you build something, and someone comes up saying. “Well, you stole my idea. It’s patented and I’m working on it.”, which sounds okay. Shit happens, same idea can always hit up multiple minds unknowingly.
What if the someone who interjected you never intended to build it. And had only one motto around it: To enforce patent rights sometimes beyond its actual worth just to cash in money. Legally.
The term Patent troll is usually applied to one person or a small group. And all they do is keep an eye on the market and are always ready to attack. And we here are going to see some of the examples in this shots issue.