Intellectual ventures

04.11.14
The TUAW Daily Update Podcast for April 11, 2014
04.11.14

The TUAW Daily Update Podcast for April 11, 2014

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get so...

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07.09.13
Satellite startup Kymeta announces $50 million in funding from Bill Gates and other backers
07.09.13

Satellite startup Kymeta announces $50 million in funding from Bill Gates and other backers

It's been nearly a year since Intellectual Ventures announced its satellite communications spinoff...

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08.21.12
Intellectual Ventures launches Kymeta spinoff, promises slim satellite broadband hotspots
08.21.12

Intellectual Ventures launches Kymeta spinoff, promises slim satellite broadband hotspots

Intellectual Ventures is best known for its tendency to sue everyone, but it's going some distance...

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07.27.12
WSJ: Apple, Google reportedly in rival groups to buy Kodak patents
07.27.12

WSJ: Apple, Google reportedly in rival groups to buy Kodak patents

Kodak might be cleared to sell its patents, but it's likely no fan of the companies lined up to ma...

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05.30.12
Intellectual Ventures' Nathan Myhrvold defends patent trolling, calls tech industry immature
05.30.12

Intellectual Ventures' Nathan Myhrvold defends patent trolling, calls tech industry immature

Intellectual Ventures' CEO and founder Nathan Myhrvold, who previously spent some 14 years at Micr...

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05.14.12
NVIDIA, Intellectual Ventures partner to acquire 4G patents from IPWireless
05.14.12

NVIDIA, Intellectual Ventures partner to acquire 4G patents from IPWireless

It's hard to read the word 'patent' and not leap immediately to 'infringement,' given the tech indu...

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10.06.11
Intellectual Ventures takes aim at Motorola over alleged patent infringement
10.06.11

Intellectual Ventures takes aim at Motorola over alleged patent infringement

When Nathan Mhyrvold's Intellectual Ventures firm isn't striking licensing deals with technology com...

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07.26.11
'This American Life' tackles patent trolls, lives to broadcast about it
07.26.11

'This American Life' tackles patent trolls, lives to broadcast about it

The financial crisis, DIY cryogenics, the love songs of Phil Collins -- This American Life has...

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03.30.11
RIM strikes licensing deal with Intellectual Ventures for 30,000 IP assets
03.30.11

RIM strikes licensing deal with Intellectual Ventures for 30,000 IP assets

We still haven't heard much out of Intellectual Ventures' latest patent offensive against no less th...

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