News Corp Patents – Key Insights and Stats

News Corp has a total of 192 patents globally, out of which 72 have been granted. Of these 192 patents, more than 21% patents are active. United States of America is where News Corp has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Australia and Europe, it has generated an annual revenue of $9.36 billion in the year 2021. Parallelly, United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of News Corp.

News Corp was founded in the year 2013 by Rupert Murdoch. Company is doing business in media and publishing, it is operating across digital real estate information, news media, book publishing, and cable television. As of April 2022, News Corp has a market cap of $12.94 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of News Corp which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find News Corp patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over News Corp patent portfolio.

How many patents does the founder and the CEO of News Corp have?

The founder, Rupert Murdoch has 0 patents. The CEO, Robert Thomson has 0 patents.

How many patents does News Corp have?

News Corp has a total of 192 patents globally. These patents belong to 109 unique patent families. Out of 192 patents, 41 patents are active.

How Many Patents did News Corp File Every Year?

News Corp Patents Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantNews Corp Applications FiledNews Corp Patents Granted
201135
2012136
2013184
2014171
201551
201632
20172
201843
20192
20201
202143
20222

How many News Corp patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

News Corp Patents Portfolio

Patent Families

News Corp Patents

How Many Patents did News Corp File in Different Countries?

News Corp Worldwide Patent filing in Top 10 Countries

Countries in which News Corp Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America70
Australia29
Europe22
United Kingdom18
Canada15
Korea (South)6
India2
Spain2
Mexico2
Malaysia1
China1
Singapore1
Japan1
Taiwan1
Indonesia1
Italy1
Israel1
New Zealand1
Russia1

Where are Research Centers of News Corp Patents Located?

Research Centers of News Corp Patents

10 Best News Corp Patents

US6697807B2 is the most popular patent in the News Corp portfolio. It has received 313 citations so far from companies like Facebook, Aol, and Seven Networks.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of News Corp:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6697807B2313
US6583794B1167
US6694307B2150
US20080228675A1121
US7353183B198
US20030023610A182
US20040193487A169
US6985902B265
US20130091002A163
US7401032B163

Which Companies are using News Corp Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the News Corp patent portfolio are Bank Of America, Microsoft, and IBM.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Bank Of America6
Microsoft6
IBM6
Google3
PayPal2
Fujitsu2
Samsung2
SAP2
Barclays2
eBay2

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on News Corp Patents

News Corp Patent Portfolio

Top News Corp Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US20080228675A115
US7353183B115
US20020107776A19
US6694307B28
US6583794B18
US6985902B28
US20130305144A17
US20130305145A17
US7156353B26
US20040205575A16
US20120029998A15
US20040030640A15
US20150052584A15
US20080154774A14
US7747545B24

News Corp’s inventions are all based on significant insights into the requirements and desires of consumers. News Corp strives to create products with a purpose that customers will pick again and again.

News Corp is working on a wide range of projects, combining the hunt for breakthrough technology with the continual need to adapt to consumer needs and improve the sustainability of News Corp products.

News Corp accomplishes this by combining significant consumer trends, cutting-edge science, and the use of data and digital technologies to create exceptional products, services, and experiences.

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What are News Corp key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by News Corp?

The chart below distributes patents filed by News Corp in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where News Corp thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has News Corp search focus changed over the years?

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