The US Patent Office has granted Apple a patent for a virtual-reality headset designed to accommodate an iPhone for its display, much like Google's Cardboard or Samsung's Gear VR headset.
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Apple has secured a patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for a device referred to as 'iTime', revealing some of the features that may be included in the company’s highly anticipated watch device.
Authorities identify 10 suspects, including Acer spokesperson Henry Wang, after conducting raids at 14 office locations to investigate allegations that shares were sold just before the Taiwanese PC maker was due to announce its third-quarter 2013 losses.
The legal action comes after China’s State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) rejected Apple's request to invalidate a patent by a Shanghai-based company which it claimed was similar to its voice-driven technology Siri.
If you want a PC running Windows 7, where do you look? Skip your local office superstore or big-box retailer and go where the business buyers go. In those channels, you'll find that Windows 7 never went away. In fact, it's not just alive, it's thriving.
HP and Lenovo are betting that Android PCs can convert both office and home Windows PC users to Android.
If you have a Windows Phone 8 device and rely on Office documents, Microsoft has released a new app called Office Remote that might help liven up PowerPoint presentations.
The office superstore is offering sales on Google Nexus 7 tablets and a Lenovo Ultrabook for $529.99.
Ask yourself: Do you really need to use Office, or is some other post-PC-era service going to do a good enough job for you?
Unclear definitions, not patent trolls, are at the root of recent rises in software patent infringement suits, a new U.S. Government Accountability Office study finds.
According to a report by MacTech, Microsoft's recent tweak to PC Office licensing now includes the Mac version.
Microsoft's new "no transfer" policy for Office 2013 has left some customers asking what happens if the original PC fails and needs replacement. A corporate blog post tries to "add clarity" to the issue, but what the company really needs to do is change the license terms themselves. UPDATED: Microsoft reverses policy, will allow transfers after all.
Read your licence: the most popular version of Office 2010 could also only be used on a single PC...
Microsoft is still tied to Windows and the PC industry, and putting the flagship Office suite on the iPad would give the competing platform additional traction.
Apple has been granted a trademark on the design of its Apple Stores by the US Patent & Trademark Office.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark office seeks software developers' input on enhancing the quality of software patents, and will host roundtables next month in Silicon Valley and New York.
The Justice Department and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office have recommended that patent-related sales bans should be a rarity in court.
The Apple-Samsung saga takes another turn thanks to a new decision at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
For the first time, China's patent office is the largest in the world.
At least according to the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
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