Coin deliverers; Apparatus separating a mixed bulk of currency into its denominations; Testing specially adapted to determine the identity or genuineness of coins, e.g. for segregating coins which are unacceptable or alien to a currency; Testing paper currency, securities, bonds, or similar valuable papers for genuineness; Miscellaneous devices for facilitating the handling of coins; Devices for counting coins; Devices accepting coins or paper currencies, e.g. depositing machines; Handling coins or paper currencies characterized by a combination of mechanisms.
1. Pace of Invention.
Recent trends and patenting growth patterns.
2. Technology Overview.
Organization of patented inventions into broad and specific technology fields, based on the International Patent Classification system
3. Competitive Intelligence
Major patenting players.
Top inventors .
Key attorneys agents or attorney firms representing innovators.
4. Appendix A
Tabulation of all data used in the report.
Patenting activity for the last 20 years timeframe.
Listing of top 100 players, inventors and agents.
List of references.