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Check These Due Diligence Essentials Before You Apply for a Patent: (US Law)

Patenting is a very costly process, particularly in the US. And, if your invention has a lot of potential, you need to patent it all across the globe so that some other brand does not capitalize by selling a knock off version of your invention.   However patenting an invention is no longer a very lucrative procedure for small businesses. This is because, a large chunk of applications get rejected. Plus, those inventions which are granted patent protection, face a constant threat of being challenged in the courts by the competitors.   As such, businesses are trying to keep their inventions hidden as trade secrets in this day and age. However not all inventions can be kept as trade secrets. Plus trade secrets, if leaked, can result in a disaster for the business concerned.   In order to make sure that the process does not result in a humongous waste of time and money, we asked the experts – “ What are the due diligence essentials that an inventor has to do before submitting his/h

Trade Secret Protection in USA

What is a trade secret? Well, in layman's terms, it is pretty much anything, that - is secret, the owner tries to keep it secret, and it provides the owner with economic benefit by reason of it being secret. A basic example is that of an email list. A business spends considerable marketing efforts in order to grow its email list. This is usually confidential information.   Now, if the list is stolen by a competitor, the business can sue the competitor in order to stop it from using the list or disclosing it or if it is already out in the open, then seek damages from the trade secret infringer. Related Reads: How to Grow Your Email List Fast Data Privacy Laws in India that Businesses Must Know of Impact of GDPR on Marketers in the European Union and Outside The trade secret law in USA is guided via two separate statutes – The Uniform Trade Secrets Act, 1979, as amended on 1985 and a federal statute called the Defend Trade Secrets Act, 2016.    Earlier the trade se

Best WordPress Hosting Convesio: 2022 Review

We've all heard of the predominant players in the wordpress hosting industry - Bluehost, Hostinger, HostGator etc. But, there is a new WordPress hosting platform that's doing the rounds over the Internet and is touted as the best hosting for WordPress out there, known as Convesio. The software is fairly new and brings with itself certain key features that makes it an interesting web hosting solution. But we wanted to know- Is Convesio the Best WordPress Hosting Platform? What we found - Convesio IS the best WordPress hosting for mid-sized Internet businesses or startups looking to scale fast without any hiccups brought about by the WordPress hosting. Convesio is Not the Best WordPress Hosting Company for Beginner Bloggers and ... It's not for beginner bloggers or bloggers who are in it as a hobby. If you don't expect to generate revenue, within 6 months at the maximum, then Convesio isn't for you. However, if you have a business that you wish to take online, then C

How to Effectively Protect Your Start-Up from Hackers and Other Online Adversaries

Article by Julie Hughes of TurnOnVPN . Starting your own business can be exciting, but the road to becoming an entrepreneur is thickly sown with thorns. In the age of the internet, one of the biggest challenges start-ups face is cybersecurity. And while cyberattacks targeting government agencies and big corporations garner the headlines, it’s the tech-driven start-ups and small businesses that are often far more vulnerable to digital intrusion. Recent reports show that small businesses, including start-ups, are the target of 43 percent of cyber-attacks. The excitement around young, innovative companies creates a false sense of security leading to complacency towards cybersecurity. Most start-ups don’t even start thinking about cybersecurity until they are targeted. In this article, we tell you why you should take your start-up’s cybersecurity seriously and some proactive steps you can take to mitigate the risks. The Cost of a Data Breach For a large organization, a cy

How Augmented Reality Can Transform Your Startup

Article by Eshita Nandy . Augmented Reality (AR) is taken into account as a way that mixes a live view of varied things in real-time with virtual computer-generated images, creating a real-time ‘Augmented’ experience of reality. It's been one of the most important sectors of research for many years by scientists. Augmented reality seems like the technology of the near feature. AR is going to change how business is done completely.  The core advantage of business in using augmented reality for smartphones and tablets is that the hardware is available, and the usage is intuitive and easily understandable by the average consumer. Augmented reality can be applied to various industries as and when required. Augmented reality has been a hot topic in software development circles for several years, but it’s getting renewed focus and has been in the spotlight because of the development of products like Google Glass. While, AR has helped development of highly addictive game

How Data Science Can Boost Your StartUp

Data science is no longer the privilege of big technology companies. It has been a part of almost all offline and online industries. Abstract Focusing on innovation and implementing a smarter work plan is the only way to lead a startup towards success, and adding data science consulting would be a wise step towards it. This article will speak on how data science can help startups be successful with their specific goals. It will also help all professionals, founders of start-up companies and especially beginners in this field learn how to implement advanced data science technologies in a start-up and provide examples of profitable data-driven solutions out there. Article by Eshita Nandy. Introduction Data is an integral part of almost all industries whether it be technical or non-technical. Starting from the healthcare industry to the manufacturing industry, data science is quite popular nowadays. Many large scales, as well as small scale industries, are using pre