Spherix Announces Additions to Technology Advisory Board in Areas of Licensing and Litigation Support

Spherix Announces Additions to Technology Advisory Board in Areas of Licensing
                            and Litigation Support

PR Newswire

TYSONS CORNER, Va., Nov. 6, 2013

TYSONS CORNER, Va., Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Spherix Incorporated(NASDAQ:
SPEX)--an intellectual property development company committed to the
fostering and monetization of intellectual property, announced todaythat the
Company has added two distinguish professions to the Company's Technology
Advisory Board.

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The Technology Advisory Board of Spherix Incorporated was formed to help
provide compensation to inventors of patent portfolios acquired by Spherix so
that the inventors can share in proceeds related to the commercialization of
their ideas and to provide advice, support, theories, techniques and
improvements to the Company's technologies and business model by leading IP
professionals.

Today, the Company announced the addition of Professor Bruce Tsuji and Mr.
Frank Reiner. Mr. Reiner is a seasoned licensing professional, having started
his patent and licensing career at InterDigital Communications, LLC as the
Senior Director of Licensing where he was responsible for InterDigital's
patent licensing program in the cellular and wireless space. Mr. Reiner is
currently located in Silicon Valley and employed as the Vice President of
Global Licensing for the Kudelski Group where his primary role is licensing a
digital video patent portfolio.

Professor Tsuji is a professor at Carleton University in Ottawa Canada,
co-founder of 2 start-ups and co-inventor on 8 patents. Professor Tsuji is a
former Nortel employee and also the lead inventor on a patent being asserted
by Spherix against VTech and Uniden.

CEO Anthony Hayes stated "As we continue to grow as a licensing company,
Professor Tsuji and Mr. Reiner are valuable additions. With Professor Tsuji,
we are fulfilling our promise to work with and reward the inventors of the IP
we acquire. Mr. Reiner adds significant depth to our licensing resources as
we continue to expand our activities. We look forward to long relationship
with both these outstanding individuals. As we continue to expand our IP and
monetize our existing portfolios we believe that inventors will see Spherix as
a partner in protecting and enforcing ones patents."

About Spherix
Spherix Incorporated was launched in 1967 as a scientific research company.
Spherix presently offers a diversified commercialization platform for
protected technologies.The company continues to work on life sciences and
drug development and presently is exploring opportunities in nutritional
supplement products relying on its D-Tagatose natural sweetener as a GRAS
ingredient.Spherix is committed to advancing innovation by active
participation in all areas of the patent market. Spherix draws on portfolios
of pioneering technology patents to partner with and support product
innovation. Through its recently announced acquisition of several hundred
patents issued to Harris Corporation Spherix intends to expand its activities
in wireless communications and telecommunication sectors including antenna
technology, Wi-Fi, base station functionality, and cellular.

Forward Looking Statements
Certain statements in this press release constitute "forward-looking
statements" within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Words such as
"may," "might," "will," "should," "believe," "expect," "anticipate,"
"estimate," "continue," "predict," "forecast," "project," "plan," "intend" or
similar expressions, or statements regarding intent, belief, or current
expectations, are forward-looking statements. While the Company believes these
forward-looking statements are reasonable, undue reliance should not be placed
on any such forward-looking statements, which are based on information
available to us on the date of this release. These forward looking statements
are based upon current estimates and assumptions and are subject to various
risks and uncertainties, including without limitation those set forth in the
Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"), not
limited to Risk Factors relating to its patent business contained therein.
Thus, actual results could be materially different. The Company expressly
disclaims any obligation to update or alter statements whether as a result of
new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.

Contact:
Investor Relations
Phone: (703) 992-9325
Email: info@spherix.com

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