Technology Wanted

Looking to buy mobile digital imaging patents

Wishing to acquire patents relating to basic mobile imaging technology, mobile imaging applications, and mobile imaging user interfaces.

Overview

We wish to acquire patents relating to basic mobile imaging technology, mobile imaging applications, and mobile imaging user interfaces, including:

� Imaging applications on mobile phones (consumer).

� Mobile devices, e.g., camera phones, still cameras, and to a much lesser extent, video cameras.

� Online services that relate to imaging and mobile devices (e.g., video conferencing/VOIP, photo sharing, mapping/location-based services, photo printing, photo printing on mugs, calendars, and scrapbooks, red eye reduction, blue screening, etc.)

� New business methods related to mobile imaging, e.g., business workflows, mobile entertainment & advertising.

� Cryptography and Digital Rights Management as applied to mobile imaging and images.

Patents and Intellectual Property

We will only consider technology covered by a patent.

Countries we would like patent coverage in: Primarily interested in U.S. patents. U.S. patents with international counterparts are always more appealing.

Deal Structure, Licensing and Ownership of Intellectual Property

We are looking to buy this technology.

Looking to acquire patents outright. If the seller wishes to maintain a personal, non-exclusive right to use the patent(s), with no sublicensing or transfer rights, that should be possible, although it may affect price.