Technology • Internet & Web
2020-04-30T11:33:09+00:00

US Patent and Trademark Office rules that AI can't be patent holder

The US Patent and Trademark Office has specified that only "individuals" as in "natural persons" could be inventors and therefore the holder of patents. The agency denied two US patent applications in the name of an AI system called Dabus.

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