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Rather than settle out of court, Kaspersky Lab has called Lodsys' patent bluff and managed to see the lawsuit dismissed.
Hundreds of new Craigslist ads in San Francisco and other US cities target people seeking help and counseling for depression and panic attacks. The ads do not reveal they are for Scientology. UPDATED: Counter ads informing the public are the result of an Anonymous campaign.
Ministry of Communications and IT says it is prepared to issue additional telecoms licences, on top of the four integrated national mobile licence to be awarded to Ooredoo and Telenor, and two local operators.
China has initiated a crackdown on mobile apps that offer news services but failed to obtain the necessary regulatory approval, which are notoriously difficult to obtain.
Healthcare.gov isn't off to a great start, but Wall Street and VC partners seem more concerned about the pulse of Twitter's IPO.
Google's chances of avoiding European sanctions over its search practices are looking better.
China has introduced rules to regulate the collection and use of personal data by its internet and telecoms operators. The rules have been a long time coming, but do they actually offer anything to users?
A draft bill that force tech firms to disclose when they suffer security breaches has drawn the ire of the Netherlands' IT industry.
Microsoft is in line for substantial payouts if its acquisition of Nokia's devices and services business doesn't come off. But if the deal fails and it's not Nokia's fault, it'll be landed with a €750m bill.
A U.S. court has shown support for the idea that social media 'likes' and preferences should have the same level of protection as legally protected speech.
Industry body welcomes new guidelines in India's Safe Harbor rules which, combined with the country's advance pricing agreement, will help resolve global concerns over tax and transfer pricing issues.
U.K.-based Media Legal Defence Initiative seeks to fund legal expenses for bloggers and online media organizations in South and Southeast Asia.
Already hosting documentation about seven million U.S. patents and counting, Google is adding four more international agencies to the mix.
With over 12 million followers on his microblogging account, Xue Manxi appears on national TV admitting to reporting unsubstantiated information and spreading rumors online.
Two software engineers from Bangalore have been arrested for allegedly stealing and selling patented software codes to a competitor of local technology vendor, MIC Technologies.