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John Oliver takes on Patent Trolls

John Oliver takes on Patent Trolls

John Oliver delivered another must see segment on his Last Week Tonight Show on HBO. This time its about the epidemic of Patent...

Apr 20 2015, 8:43am CDT

Jury to Apple: Pay $532.9 Million for Infringing Smartflash Patents

Jury to Apple: Pay $532.9 Million for Infringing Smartflash Patents

It’s like David versus Goliath. Apple, the world’s number one company, has been ordered by a jury to pay $532.9 million for inv...

Feb 25 2015, 5:33am CST

Free patent applications at CES 2015

Free patent applications at CES 2015

Carr & Ferrell, LLP to offer complimentary service...

Dec 29 2014, 6:41am CST

Apple Ends Another Patent Troll Case

Apple Ends Another Patent Troll Case

Apple didn’t wait long to call them “trolls”...

Oct 24 2014, 12:13am CDT

Apple patent shows bayonet lens mounts

Apple patent shows bayonet lens mounts

Patent was filed in 2012 and granted this week...

Apr 1 2014, 1:49pm CDT

Apple patent shows method of letting mobile users listen in on voice mails being left

Apple patent shows method of letting mobile users listen in on voice mails being left

No word on when or if the patent will be integrated into an iPhone feature...

Mar 4 2014, 12:30pm CST

Potential Buyers Wait For Blackberry's Patents

Potential Buyers Wait For Blackberry's Patents

Potential buyers are waiting on the sidelines to see if Blackberry will part with its patents, according to two sector bankers....

Feb 5 2014, 10:37am CST

Google's Nest Deal Vindicates Patent King Nathan Myhrvold

Google's Nest Deal Vindicates Patent King Nathan Myhrvold

Google’s decision this week to buy high-tech thermostat maker Nest for $3.2 billion is creating more than just the usual  winne...

Jan 14 2014, 1:06pm CST

The Coming Patentocalpyse

The Coming Patentocalpyse

At 7:30 pm on December last year, when New York City was getting ready to celebrate the end of 2013, Anthony Hayes was driving...

Jan 10 2014, 10:51am CST

Google, Apple Nab 345 Patents That May Govern Your Next Car

Google, Apple Nab 345 Patents That May Govern Your Next Car

What will your next car be like? Google, Apple and other giants of the smartphone business have plenty of ideas. In fact, Googl...

Jan 1 2014, 3:56pm CST

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A Danger Lurks In The Righteous War Against Patent Trolls

Judging from events that have already occurred, and others that soon will occur, righteous forces are gathered against patent t...

Dec 23 2013, 7:36am CST

Apple Lands Patent For Facial Recognition For Controlling iPhone and More

Apple Lands Patent For Facial Recognition For Controlling iPhone and More

Patent granted for interesting facial recognition technolgoy...

Dec 6 2013, 10:52am CST

Apple’s Patent Application on Audio Hyperlinking

Apple’s Patent Application on Audio Hyperlinking

Apple is going to hand in an application for a new patent. The patent will be on audio hyperlinking and ready for the market so...

Aug 8 2013, 2:54pm CDT

Apple Gets Patent for its Smart Bezel Display

Apple Gets Patent for its Smart Bezel Display

Apple has just manufactured a sophisticated device that far surpasses the rest. It is ready to patent its smart bezel display u...

Jul 2 2013, 9:51am CDT

Sources Claim AMD Hires Bank to Pursue Options Including a Sale

Sources Claim AMD Hires Bank to Pursue Options Including a Sale

AMD looks for options including a patent sell off...

Nov 14 2012, 12:23pm CST

Apple Wins Design Patent on Original iPad Shape

Apple Wins Design Patent on Original iPad Shape

Apple owns the patent on a rectangle with rounded corners...

Nov 8 2012, 12:55pm CST

Apple Offers One Dollar per iPhone to License Motorola Patents

Apple Offers One Dollar per iPhone to License Motorola Patents

Will Samsung take the offer?...

Nov 2 2012, 12:31pm CDT

First Bids in Kodak Patent Auction Are in, and They're Low

First Bids in Kodak Patent Auction Are in, and They're Low

Kodak is a long way from its estimated patent worth...

Aug 7 2012, 12:38pm CDT

HTC Is Happy about Victory over Apple in UK Court

HTC Is Happy about Victory over Apple in UK Court

HTC is thrilled to beat Apple in the UK...

Jul 5 2012, 11:25am CDT

Bankruptcy Court Tells Apple to Take a Hike on Kodak Suit

Bankruptcy Court Tells Apple to Take a Hike on Kodak Suit

Court allows Kodak tocontinue patent auction...

Jul 3 2012, 9:30am CDT

BMW Patent Unveils Seven-Speed Manual Transmission

BMW Patent Unveils Seven-Speed Manual Transmission

Transmission tech wouldn't let the driver pick the wrong gear...

Jun 7 2012, 1:30pm CDT

Apple and SimpleAir Settle Out-Of-Court

Apple and SimpleAir Settle Out-Of-Court

Apple pays off a troll...

May 25 2012, 11:42am CDT

Facebook buys Patents from Microsoft for $550 in Cash

Facebook buys Patents from Microsoft for $550 in Cash

Facebook prepares for their huge IPO and improves its patent defense. Yahoo already sued Facebook for patent infringement. Ther...

Apr 23 2012, 1:08pm CDT

Facebook sued by Yahoo over Patents

Facebook sued by Yahoo over Patents

Here we go. On the verge of Facebook going public, Yahoo sues over infringement of 10 patents....

Mar 13 2012, 3:17am CDT

Apple Patent App shows Face Detection and Presence Detection

Apple Patent App shows Face Detection and Presence Detection

these features would be great for iPads...

Dec 30 2011, 12:30pm CST

HTC's S3 Patents will not Help much Against Apple?

HTC's S3 Patents will not Help much Against Apple?

HTC got some wins at the ITC with the aquired S3 patents, but that might not be enough....

Jul 27 2011, 2:14pm CDT

Apple is now the Number One Smartphone Maker, Beating Nokia

Apple is now the Number One Smartphone Maker, Beating Nokia

Nokia reports massive loss and 16.7 million shipped smartphones are millions less compared to Apple....

Jul 21 2011, 9:37am CDT

Google to help HTC against Apple in Patent Dispute

According to Eric Schmidt, Google is going to help HTC to not lose patent case against Apple....

Jul 19 2011, 9:42am CDT

HTC infringes on two Apple Patents says ITC, HTC Responses

HTC infringes on two Apple Patents says ITC, HTC Responses

Apple could hurt Android in general....

Jul 17 2011, 1:47pm CDT

Apple lets TSMC Make A6 Chips on a Trial Basis

Apple lets TSMC Make A6 Chips on a Trial Basis

Rumors that TSMC takes over Apple CPU manufacturing could be true....

Jul 15 2011, 3:45am CDT

Today's 12 Hot Tech Topics

Today's 12 Hot Tech Topics

I4U News picks of Hot Tech Topics for Today, July 13....

Jul 13 2011, 2:26pm CDT

Today's 12 Hot Tech Topics

Today's 12 Hot Tech Topics

I4U News picks of Hot Tech Topics for Today, July 12....

Jul 12 2011, 2:22pm CDT

Today's 12 Hot Tech Topics

Today's 12 Hot Tech Topics

I4U News picks of Hot Tech Topics for Today, July 11....

Jul 11 2011, 2:26pm CDT

Android is under Attack

Android is under Attack

Android soon to cost a license fee for everyone....

Jul 11 2011, 2:11am CDT

Five Must Have Accessories for Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

Five Must Have Accessories for Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

If you have a Tab 10.1, you need some of these accessories...

Jun 29 2011, 1:18pm CDT

Apple A6 CPU to be manufactured by TSMC in 2012?

Apple A6 CPU to be manufactured by TSMC in 2012?

Analyst confirms earlier reports that TSMC is taking over from Samsung making Apple's CPU....

Jun 27 2011, 8:25am CDT