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GTT Group to Sell Important Display Technologies Patent Portfolio

Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group), the premier provider of patent brokerage and patent transaction advisory services to information and communication technology companies worldwide, announces the availability of a patent portfolio related to display technologies used in E-Readers, tablets, smartphones and wearables.

The portfolio relates to front-lit displays where light is directed towards the screen as opposed to backlit displays that directs light into the user’s eyes. Front-lit displays offer several key advantages of backlit displays. The portfolio contains one issued U.S. patent and one U.S. application. The claims are broadly drafted to cover methods and devices related to illuminating displays. The portfolio is applicable to current E-Readers and mobile devices.

E-Readers utilizing E Ink are currently the primary application of front-lit displays, allowing readers to comfortably use the device in all kinds of light. It is an important feature that is commonly offered by the most popular E-Readers on the market.

Major technology companies have also been developing reflective display technology for smartphones, tablets and wearables. While there are a few devices that are currently commercially available, it is expected that mass production of devices with these displays will begin in the next two years.

GTT Group has prepared market adoption materials to illustrate how the assets have been adopted by major market participants. The market adoption materials will be made available to interested parties under non-disclosure and non-notice provisions. To receive more information about this opportunity, please contact Andrew Godsey. All inquiries will be kept strictly confidential.

GTT Group will approach potential buyers and provide materials explaining the strategic advantages of acquiring the portfolio. In addition, GTT Group’s experts will be available to discuss the strengths of the patents and evidence of use in the market. The portfolio will be sold at a private auction in September 2014.

Front-Lit Display Patent Portfolio Website Summary

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