Brookings Institution http://wrvo.org en Rochester remains strong center for patents; Albany rising http://wrvo.org/post/rochester-remains-strong-center-patents-albany-rising <p>Patent activity - an indicator of economic ingenuity - has been on a steady rise for the past three decades, a report by the Brookings Institution has found, but innovation is shifting to high-tech sectors and the highly educated. Fri, 01 Feb 2013 11:20:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 32696 at http://wrvo.org Rochester remains strong center for patents; Albany rising Robotics industry still in its infancy http://wrvo.org/post/robotics-industry-still-its-infancy <p>You may have seen videos of robots interacting humans in laboratories and wondered when we'll see those robots on store shelves. One industry expert says that moment is closer than you think. Mon, 12 Nov 2012 16:00:24 +0000 Ryan Delaney 28986 at http://wrvo.org