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Tyler Hakes

Tyler Hakes
Tyler Hakes is a researcher and writer using IP Street to tell interesting stories through patent data.

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How Google’s Patent Stash is (Probably) Making Them a Ton of Money on Pokémon Go

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 11, 2016 9:44:58 AM / by Tyler Hakes posted in Patent Research

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Pokémon Go has basically taken over the universe.

We’ve heard almost nothing else about gaming and technology since its release in July. So many people have downloaded the game that it's redefined what success means for a mobile game launch.

And it’s also been a smash financial success. By all accounts, it’son track to turn out $1 billion per year in revenue. Not bad for a game that’s only been out for a month.

But who’s making all that money?

Nintendo’s now-notorious stock jump was attributed to some botched market analysis that assumed they were raking in the dough from its overnight success. (Hint: They have a small stake, but it’s not really their thing).

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If You're Not Using a Cloud API, You're Doing IP Analytics Wrong

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 7, 2016 5:00:00 AM / by Tyler Hakes posted in Patent Research

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There are a lot of IP analysis and monitoring tools out there.

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How Patent Intelligence Can Help You Identify Competitors Before It's Too Late

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 16, 2016 8:13:49 AM / by Tyler Hakes posted in Case Studies

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Too often, firms are are caught off guard when an existing company or a new one enters their market. In the era of social media and billion-dollar deals, being reactionary to new competition can be devastating to even giant firms. Many markets are ripe for external disruption.

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