The word intellectual is a noun. Intellectual means (1) a person who uses the mind creatively.
Intellectual is also an adjective that means (1) of or associated with or requiring the use of the mind.
Intellectual is also an adjective that means (1) involving intelligence rather than emotions or instinct, (2) of or relating to the intellect.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word intellectual.
This website, a project of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and several Universities, aims to help users understand the protections of the First Amendment and intellectual property laws give to online users. It addresses abuses where a site owner is forced to remove information that may or may not be against the law. The site is searchable by topic such as copyright, linking, and more.
Formed in 1990, the EFF, a non-profit group made up of lawyers, is concerned with defending free speech, privacy, innovation, and consumer rights on the web. The EFF has worked to oppose some legislation and acts as an information source for policy makers and the public. There are links to concise information about privacy, intellectual property, fair use, blogger's rights, and much more.
Synopsys, founded in 1986 and located in California, delivers semiconductor design software, intellectual property (IP), design for manufacturing (DM) solutions and professional services that companies use to design systems-on-chips (SoCs) and electronic systems. The website has links to problems and Synopsys solutions, information about training and support, and more.
The World Intellectual Property Organization, established in 1967, is a specialized agency of the United Nations. It is dedicated to developing a balanced and accessible international international property (IP) system. The website has links to patents, trademarks, copyright, and more. Also on the website are resources for delegates, journalists, students and others, plus most requested info.
The following articles provide recent intellectual-related news.
U.S. negotiators are preparing to press China next week on longstanding demands that it reform how it treats American companies' intellectual property in order to seal a trade deal that could prevent tariffs from rising on Chinese imports.
Reuters. Sunday, 10 Feb 2019 21:10:39 -0500.
Chinese manufacturer Oppo has filed a trademark with the European Union Intellectual Property Office for a device called the Find Z.The trade mark filing
Britta O'boyle. Pocket Lint. Tuesday, 05 Feb 2019 08:31:19 +0000.
China is accelerating plans to introduce a new foreign investment law that will tackle some of the key sources of friction with the United States by banning forced technology transfers and better protecting intellectual property rights.
Straits Times. Monday, 04 Feb 2019 05:00:00 +0800.
Two separate U.S. indictments form the basis of 23 criminal charges alleging Huawei violated sanctions and stole intellectual property. Huawei denied them all.
Wall Street Journal. Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019 17:08:15 EST.
Early adult general cognitive ability is a stronger predictor of cognitive function and reserve later in life than other factors, such as higher education, occupational complexity or engaging in late-life intellectual activities.
Science Daily. Monday, 21 Jan 2019 15:36:51 EST.