Russian Engineer Patents Boots Which Should Work Like A Kalashnikov

r. Gordeyev, a specialist in airplane piston engines, sweated it out with everyone else, running laps in lumbering heavy boots in this town in the foothills of the Ural Mountains. He vowed to find an easier way. Eventually, he found one — or at least came close. Mr. Gordeyev invented a gasoline-powered boot that looks […]

Holder of a Russian Patent Resumes Patent Spat With Motorola

Satellite navigation technology firm RussGPS said Tuesday it was pursuing the payment of fees from a number of mobile phone operators that it claimed were exploiting technology it patented. RussGPS caused a furor last year when it accused Motorola of using its technology in the production of some of its mobile handsets, thereby infringing its […]