NFC Controlled Smart Lighting Patent Portfolio


12 Patents Across 4 Families with 8 Representative Claim Charts

Tangible IP is pleased to represent Gecko Alliance Inc., in the divestiture of this NFC Controlled Smart Lighting patent portfolio. With an earliest filing date of May 2014 and patent terms extending to May 2034, the offered portfolio highlights essential functions of NFC-based control and programming of smart lights. The offered patented technology provides an innovative method and system for software updates and smart device control in the absence of an external power supply to the device. The portfolio includes a broad spectrum of key technologies ranging from wireless firmware updates of a smart electric bulb, post-manufacturing modifications to the bulb’s operating characteristics (such as light color and mode of operation) and smartphone-based configuration or programming of a smart electrical appliance controller, even in the absence of external power supply.