Intellectualproperty

07.04.12
Sony patents exercise music system that adjusts music to your work-out tempo
07.04.12

Sony patents exercise music system that adjusts music to your work-out tempo

While our bodies approach beach-readiness for the summer, Sony's unveiled plans to tinker with you...

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06.18.12
InterDigital sells nearly 2,000 wireless patents to Intel, pockets $375 million
06.18.12

InterDigital sells nearly 2,000 wireless patents to Intel, pockets $375 million

InterDigital (we interviewed its CEO last week) is selling off around 1,700 wireless patents and a...

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06.14.12
Cher Wang: HTC will grab as many patents as it can
06.14.12

Cher Wang: HTC will grab as many patents as it can

HTC co-founder and chair Cher Wang has said that her company plans to register and buy a host of p...

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06.04.12
Google grows IP arsenal with mobile patents from Magnolia Broadband
06.04.12

Google grows IP arsenal with mobile patents from Magnolia Broadband

In the tech industry, you're only as safe as your latest batch of patent procurements. And Google,...

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05.31.12
Outspoken Harvard professor Jonathan Zittrain to head FCC's open internet advisory panel
05.31.12

Outspoken Harvard professor Jonathan Zittrain to head FCC's open internet advisory panel

The FCC has created a new forum for corporations, experts and activists to scrap over web laws: Th...

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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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05.17.12
Apple wins iPhone5.com domain name
05.17.12

Apple wins iPhone5.com domain name

Apple's attempt to wrest control the iPhone5.com domain name from the hands of a cybersquatter...

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05.03.12
US judge tells Apple, Samsung to trim down patent lawsuits
05.03.12

US judge tells Apple, Samsung to trim down patent lawsuits

In much the way that a parent might tell two fighting siblings to quit being overly dramatic, a U...

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04.26.12
Potter Voice Technologies sues Apple, Google over voice patent
04.26.12

Potter Voice Technologies sues Apple, Google over voice patent

The latest in a string of patent lawsuits has just been announced: a relatively unknown Colorado c...

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