Divyateja Adapala

Divyateja Adapala
A marathoner who enjoys biking along the LA coastline, Divyateja's observant eye shows her what gives a miss to the common spectator. And you get to read about those interesting insights in her blog.

Universities Tighten IP Leash Around Corporates

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Innovation by universities is moving strong and bright under the limelight. This is now empowering universities to exercise their rights to protect their inventions from infringers, and what better way to do so than assert their patent rights. Even since the Bayh-Dole Act came into existence in 1980, universities in the US are on a freedom march, ensuring infringers of […]

Growing Potatoes on Mars

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Mars has regained its stardom on Earth in these last few weeks. First, there was that big buzz about water detected on the red planet, and then there is the blockbuster movie The Martian that’s taking the theatres by storm. On a third dimension, there is NASA’s interest to undertake manned missions to Mars in the next few decades, sometime […]

Patents Power up Yoga – Part II

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India may be considered the home of yoga practice. But did you know that India owns just 1% of the world’s patents in yoga accessories, while USA owns the highest of 30%? Our blogger showcases such interesting information on yoga in this blog. In my previous blog, I discussed how yoga has become a billion dollar industry from the time […]

Patents Power Up Yoga – Part I

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The International Yoga Day has set the stage for a new era of fitness, creating a buzz in the world of patents too. There are at least 1,000 patents filed across the world for accessories that aid yoga practices. Some of these patents have powered up intelligent yoga mats and accessories, while some others are likely to see the light […]