Innovation is key in the technology industry. That is why tech companies are constantly working to come up with new ideas. As seen on the chart above, Samsung leads with the most patents. Samsung’s 138,934 registered patents are more than Apple, Google, Facebook, Uber, and Netflix combined. Unicorns, which are startups valued at over $1 billion, like Uber and Netflix, struggle to compete with tech giants when it comes to patents. View the unicorn chart here.
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