2020 Internet of Things Patent Market Overview Post in Uncategorized 2020 Internet of Things Patent Market Snapshot . Key Internet of Things (IoT) Patent Market Insights ● Samsung is the dominant holder of IoT-related U.S. patents with nearly double the number of patents of every other tech company. ● From 2013 to 2018, the number of IoT-litigated patents witnessed an increase of more than 400%, with a sharp spike from 2017 to 2018. Increased litigation is expected to continue. ● IoT related patent application filings dramatically increased over the last five years. This trend is projected to continue through 2020 as more enterprise and consumer solutions become standard. ● The majority of IoT patents are related to smart cities, automotive, healthcare, and agriculture. ● Security and data storage will be critical areas of IoT patent innovation. . 2019 IoT Patent Ownership . Projected U.S. IoT Market By Application ($B) . IoT Litigation By Entity Type . Overall Distribution of IoT Segments by Patent Data . .To access the full 2020 Internet of Things Patent Market Overview one-pager, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request your free PDF version. . Sources: Vitek IP, USPTO, Unified Patents, Statista, Relecura, Medium, Forbes, & Kilpatrick Townsend.