Facebook, Inc Patent Portfolio Statistics

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This article summarizes the perfomance of the assignee in the recent years. The overall statistics for this portfolio help to analyze the areas where the assignee is performing well. The filing trend, perfomance across the tech centers and the perfomance of the recent applications has been mentioned below. All the stats are calculated based on the perfomance in USPTO.

How does the overall patent portfolio of Facebook, Inc. look like?

Total Applications: 6,997
Granted Patents: 5,644
Grant Index 83.94 %
Abandoned/Rejected Applications: 1,080 (16.06%)
In-Process Applications: 270
Average Grant Time: 3.27 Years
Average Office Actions: 2.14

Which Technology Area Facebook, Inc. is filing most patents in? (Last 10 years)

Art Unit Definition Total Applications
3622 Business Methods – Incentive Programs, Coupons; Operations Research; Electronic Shopping; Health Care; Point of Sale, Inventory, Accounting; Cost/Price, Reservations, Shipping and Transportation; Business Processing 121
3681 Business Methods – Incentive Programs, Coupons; Electronic Shopping; Business Cryptography, Voting; Health Care; Point of Sale, Inventory, Accounting; Business Processing, Electronic Negotiation 120
2457 Computer Networks 116
3682 Business Methods – Incentive Programs, Coupons; Electronic Shopping; Business Cryptography, Voting; Health Care; Point of Sale, Inventory, Accounting; Business Processing, Electronic Negotiation 112
2455 Computer Networks 100

How many patents are Facebook, Inc. filing every year?

Year Total Applications
2022 0*
2021 49*
2020 174
2019 268
2018 433

*The drop in the number of applications filed in last two years compared to previous years is because applications can take up to 18 months to get published

Recently filed patent applications of Facebook, Inc. in USPTO?

Publication number: US20200221107A1
Application number: 16/821,588

Abstract:
A computer system operates according to a method including: determining an image file; calculating an extraction-feature set based on content of the image file; calculating a distance measure based on the extraction-feature set according to an image recognition model; determining an image type for the image file based on the distance measure; and storing the image file according to the image type.

Publication date: 2020-07-09
Applicant: Facebook, Inc.
Inventors: Daniel Federico Larumbe


Publication number:
Application number: 16/555,690

Abstract:
None

Publication date:
Applicant: Facebook, Inc.
Inventors: Debashish Paul


Publication number:
Application number: 62/883,629

Abstract:
None

Publication date:
Applicant: Facebook, Inc.
Inventors: Cargo Christopher Ryan


How are Facebook, Inc.’s applications performing in USPTO?

Application Number Title Status Art Unit Examiner
16/821,588 Content-Based Transcoder Patented Case 2487 Sullivan, Tyler
16/555,690 Social Media Music Streaming Patented Case 2447 Ndiaye, Cheikh T
62/883,629 Systems And Methods For Robotic Datacenter Monitoring Provisional Application Expired
62/878,152 Systems For Laying Underground Fiber Optic Cable
62/869,533 Systems And Methods For Dynamically Routing Data In Large-Scale Networks