Agreement

12.19.14
T-Mobile pays $90 million to settle claims it profited from texting scams
12.19.14

T-Mobile pays $90 million to settle claims it profited from texting scams

T-Mobile protested its innocence after the Federal Trade Commission accused it of letting text mes...

By J. Fingas,   12.19.14
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12.16.14
Google and Verizon strike a deal to use each other's patents
12.16.14

Google and Verizon strike a deal to use each other's patents

Google has been forging patent deals left and right with smartphone manufacturers to both get tech...

By J. Fingas,   12.16.14
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12.15.14
Climate change deal has 194 countries cutting emissions
12.15.14

Climate change deal has 194 countries cutting emissions

Deals to reduce greenhouse gases (such as 1997's Kyoto Protocol) have been in place for years. How...

By J. Fingas,   12.15.14
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12.02.14
Nintendo and Philips resolve 'virtual body' dispute
12.02.14

Nintendo and Philips resolve 'virtual body' dispute

Nintendo and Philips resolved their patent disputes by signing a licensing agreement, the technolog...

By M. Suszek,   12.02.14
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11.11.14
China and the US agree to expand free trade in technology
11.11.14

China and the US agree to expand free trade in technology

China and the US may be at each other's throats over a lot of tech-related issues, but that hasn't...

By J. Fingas,   11.11.14
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11.04.14
Google and LG will license each other's patents for the next decade
11.04.14

Google and LG will license each other's patents for the next decade

Samsung isn't the only Android device maker getting cozy with Google's patents, apparently. LG ha...

By J. Fingas,   11.04.14
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10.21.14
Amazon and Simon & Schuster reach a deal on internet book sales
10.21.14

Amazon and Simon & Schuster reach a deal on internet book sales

Amazon just found a way to put further pressure on Hachette in its ongoing pricing war: strike a d...

By J. Fingas,   10.21.14
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08.06.14
Pandora deal helps indie musicians get noticed on internet radio
08.06.14

Pandora deal helps indie musicians get noticed on internet radio

Pandora's relationship with music labels hasn't exactly been cozy, with more than a few legal disp...

By J. Fingas,   08.06.14
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08.05.14
Apple and Samsung agree to drop all their patent lawsuits outside of the US
08.05.14

Apple and Samsung agree to drop all their patent lawsuits outside of the US

So much for fighting to the bitter end -- Apple and Samsung have just announced an agreement that...

By J. Fingas,   08.05.14
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