Dallas-Fort Worth ranked No. 11 for patent activity out of 250 metros. Patents granted include: • Audatex North America’s VIN-based insurance claim system • Bank of America’s holistic data transmission throughout an enterprise • Novartis’ curvature-changing, accommodative intraocular lens • Capital One’s methods for co-browsing • iMed Technology’s antiseptic swab with activation button • Toyota’s physical assistive robotic systems An illustration from Toyota’s newly granted patent for a physical assistive robotic system. [Image: USPTO, Patent No. 10478365] Dallas Invents is a weekly look at U.S. patents granted with a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro area. Listings include patents granted to local assignees and/or those with a North Texas inventor. Patent activity can be an indicator of future economic growth, as well as the development of emerging markets and talent attraction. By tracking both inventors and assignees in the region, we aim to provide a broader view of the region’s inventive activity. Listings are organized by Cooperative Patent Classification (CPC).  Texas Instruments Incorporated (Dallas) 29 Futurewei Tech...