Video license deal protects the future of 4K
A licensing deal will spare video makers from paying through the nose (or finding alternatives) for 4K video.
Bloomberg: Swatch is hoarding smartwatch patents
Watchmaker is believed to be holding 173-plus patents related to smart wearables.
Microsoft persuades ASUS to install Office on its Android phones
ASUS joins Samsung, Sony and 20-plus other Android phone makers that are bundling Microsoft's apps.
Nintendo is once again open to movies based on its games
Nintendo has generally frowned on movies based around its games as of late, but it's rethinking that strategy.
2K is reportedly bringing college basketball back to its games
College basketball teams haven't been part of a new video game for years, but licensing deals between 2K Sports and a number of schools could mean college hoops is set to return.
SiriusXM will pay $210 million to use songs recorded before 1972
Before now, satellite radio company SiriusXM wasn't paying royalties on the catalog recorded befor...
Nokia CEO says the company will design and license phones again
When a deal with Microsoft allows it to do so in 2016, Nokia plans to design and license phones ag...
Apple won't pay royalties during Music's trial period
A leaked Apple Music contract surfaced last week containing details about how it plans to compensa...
SoundCloud inks licensing deal with 20,000 indie labels
SoundCloud continues to lend a hand to independent artists, and today the music site announced a r...