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The Indian antitrust watchdog is investigating similar claims of dominant market position abuse, just weeks after the European Union settled with the search giant.
Both local and international mobile phone makers, have expressed their concerns to Chinese regulators, warning the deal may result in higher patent licensing fees.
Microsoft's latest transparency report showed it received 1,281 legal order requests from Australian authorities during the latter half of the 2013.
Microsoft is calling on the Australian government to reconsider its plans to regulate social media and cloud services.
The Netherlands' biggest telco has stopped blocking its customers' access to the torrent website after reaching a deal with BREIN.
The iPad and iPhone maker is facing scrutiny and potential ISP blocks over "misleading" warranties on its products.
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.
The director of the FBI discusses closing the gap between government and the private sector by sharing data in "machine-time" -- not "human-time."
InterDigital says it will no longer charge Chinese companies discriminatory royalties, as it seeks to end an antitrust probe by China's industry regulator.
New recommendations from the Obama administration include expanded pro bono legal help for inventors and crowdsourcing prior art.
U.S.-based cellphone maker Hop-on is the latest company to sign an Android patent-licensing deal with Microsoft.
The FCC chairman defended that the communications regulator is on the side of creators and innovators, not telco giants.
Qualcomm is under investigation in China for allegedly overcharging and exploiting its market position, which will see the U.S. chipmaker facing fines of over US$1 billion.
The Business Software Alliance managed to settle 16 software piracy cases in 2013, an all-time best for the global software advocate.
The Republic of Korea will harmonise its copyright laws with Australia within two years of the Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement coming into force.