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10.16.15
US appeals court rules Google's book-scanning project is legal
10.16.15

US appeals court rules Google's book-scanning project is legal

The 2nd US Circuit Court of Appeals in New York ruled that Google's use of out-of-print book excerpts falls under "fair use."

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08.27.12
Google on Apple v. Samsung: most infringed patents 'don't relate to the core Android operating system'
08.27.12

Google on Apple v. Samsung: most infringed patents 'don't relate to the core Android operating system'

When the jury in Apple v. Samsung handed down its verdict on Friday, we watched Apple take a victo...

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08.03.12
Schiller testifies, says Apple considered car and a camera, and Samsung's phone's a 'rip off'
08.03.12

Schiller testifies, says Apple considered car and a camera, and Samsung's phone's a 'rip off'

Apple's Phil Schiller took the stand this afternoon, wearing a sharp suit, in Apple's ongoing c...

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05.07.12
India launches antitrust investigation against Google
05.07.12

India launches antitrust investigation against Google

Google remains tied up in a censorship case with the Indian government, and things aren't looking...

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04.24.12
140 characters to the clink: Occupy Wall Street protester loses battle to block Twitter subpoena
04.24.12

140 characters to the clink: Occupy Wall Street protester loses battle to block Twitter subpoena

In a decision that's sure to be lost on this generation of over-sharers, Occupy Wall Street protes...

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03.19.12
Indian court drops censorship case against Microsoft, Google and Facebook still on the hook
03.19.12

Indian court drops censorship case against Microsoft, Google and Facebook still on the hook

With so many patent trolls out and about, you'd be forgiven if the Indian government's censorship c...

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02.26.12
Court upholds Fifth Amendment, prevents forced decryption of data
02.26.12

Court upholds Fifth Amendment, prevents forced decryption of data

When our forefathers were amending the constitution for the fifth time, they probably didn't have T...

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07.29.11
British judge doesn't like the cut of Newzbin 2's jib, orders BT to block it
07.29.11

British judge doesn't like the cut of Newzbin 2's jib, orders BT to block it

Shiver-me-timbers, it looks like the movie studios' latest legal broadside just scored a direct h...

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06.24.11
Hacker pleads guilty to AT&T iPad breach
06.24.11

Hacker pleads guilty to AT&T iPad breach

Nearly six months after his arrest, one hacker pleaded guilty to charges that he exposed the emai...

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