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This new pro-patent business consortium may boast some of industry's heaviest hitters — Apple, GE, IBM, and Microsoft — but it really doesn't have much of a message.
There is a need to for a new mindset because many of the existing laws are based on legacy policies from the British era, and India is lagging behind in APAC, according to EMC.
Lawyers for Apple and Samsung have exchanged barbs as a major new patent trial opened, debating the role of a company not even part of the case — Google.
Target still faces a slew of other lawsuits stemming from the massive cyber security attack incurred last year, but a new turn of events could affect all of them.
Here is a piece of news from the FCC that has a better chance at making everyone happy, not to mention connected.
Google-owned Waze is potentially facing a class-action lawsuit due to allegations that Waze's creator built the firm based on the efforts of those involved in a community mapping project.
The EU will not take action against Chinese mobile telecom equipment maker including Huawei and ZTE, in order to maintain European manufacturers a place in the world’s second-largest economy.
Google's legal director stressed that the Internet giant's ninth Transparency Report hones in on requests related to criminal investigations during the second half of 2013.
A French consumer group is taking action over the three companies' refusal to alter their terms and conditions on privacy - including sending French users to documents in English.
Microsoft and Dell have renewed their patent cross-licensing agreement, with Dell agreeing to pay Microsoft royalties for Dell's products running Android and Chrome OS.
Apple has reached a deal with a Belgian consumer group that will see it forced to be clearer about what warranties they are entitled to by law and the extras that Cupertino offers.
OPINION: A new report by RAND commissioned by Juniper Networks has some eyebrow-raising conclusions about the black market for hacks, cracks, data theft, botnets, and zero days.
The UK is looking to get its fair share of taxes for goods consumed online.
The debate over net neutrality is starting to take an ugly tone.
Lenovo bought Unwired Planet's patents covering 4G and LTE ahead of closing its Motorola Mobility deal.