Slashdot Items Tagged "patents"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @08:47PM Patent Troll VirnetX Awarded $626M In Damages From Apple
Monday December 21, 2015 @02:30PM Apple to Pay Ericsson Patent Royalties on iPhones and iPads
Monday December 21, 2015 @01:21PM Apple To Pay Ericsson Patent Royalties On iPhones and iPads
Thursday December 03, 2015 @05:33PM Ask Slashdot: What Is the Best Way To Approach Big Companies With Your Product?
Thursday December 03, 2015 @02:55PM Why Legal Experts Are Up In Arms Over a Trade-Secrets Bill Microsoft Loves
Monday November 02, 2015 @12:47AM EFF Asks Appeals Court To "Shut Down the Eastern District of Texas"
Monday October 26, 2015 @07:39AM Drug Firm Offers $1 Version of $750 Daraprim Pill
Friday October 23, 2015 @07:42PM Full Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Intellectual Property Chapter Analyzed
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @10:37AM Source Code On Trial In DNA Matching Case
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @07:13AM Mozilla, Microsoft, Amazon, Google, and Others Form 'Alliance For Open Media'
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @11:18AM Newegg Beats Patent Troll Over SSL and RC4 Encryption
Saturday July 25, 2015 @08:49PM HEVC Advance Announces H.265 Royalty Rates, Raises Some Hackles
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:20PM Apple Patents Bank Account Balance Snooping Tech
Sunday July 12, 2015 @03:01PM Google Applies For Patents That Touch On Fundamental AI Concepts
Thursday July 09, 2015 @01:07PM French Government IT Directorate Supports ODF, Rejects OOXML
Thursday July 09, 2015 @09:19AM Judge Tosses Jury's $533M Patent Verdict Against Apple, Orders New Trial
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @09:54PM Reasons To Use Mono For Linux Development
Sunday May 31, 2015 @10:46PM Khan Academy Seeks Patents On Learning Computer Programming, Social Programming
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @09:18AM Oculus Founder Hit With Lawsuit
Monday May 18, 2015 @11:38AM Court of Appeals says Samsung's legal payments to Apple should be reduced
Thursday May 14, 2015 @07:49AM Wireless Charging Tech Adopted By Ford, Chrysler, and Toyota Goes Open Source
Thursday April 30, 2015 @02:11PM US Senate Targets Patent Trolls
Saturday April 25, 2015 @12:27PM Vizio, Destroyer of Patent Trolls
Friday April 24, 2015 @05:46PM Patents Show Google Fi Was Envisioned Before the iPhone Was Released
Friday April 10, 2015 @09:50PM After EFF Effort, Infamous "Podcasting Patent" Invalidated
Thursday April 09, 2015 @01:33PM Universities Pushing Back Against Patent Reform Bill
Monday April 06, 2015 @11:50AM USPTO Demands EFF Censor Its Comments On Patentable Subject Matter
Sunday April 05, 2015 @12:50PM Swiss Launch of Apple Watch Hit By Patent Issue
Thursday April 02, 2015 @09:13AM EU's Unitary Software Patent Challenged At the Belgian Constitutional Court
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @09:26AM License Details Hint MS Undecided On Suing Users of Its Open Source Net Runtime
Monday March 23, 2015 @09:59AM Stallman joins Internet, talks net neutrality, patents and more
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @02:28PM Stanford Study Credits Lack of Non-Competes For Silicon Valley's Success
Friday February 20, 2015 @06:16PM Apple Patents Head-Mounted iPhone
Thursday February 19, 2015 @01:47PM Apple Patent Could Have "Broad Ramifications" For VR Headsets
Saturday December 13, 2014 @07:43PM Judge Rules Drug Maker Cannot Halt Sales of Alzheimer's Medicine
Tuesday November 18, 2014 @08:18AM Group Tries To Open Source Seeds
Wednesday November 12, 2014 @12:33PM Microsoft To Open Source .NET and Take It Cross-Platform
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @08:32AM Silicon Valley Swings To Republicans
Sunday November 02, 2014 @09:44PM Disney Patents a Piracy Free Search Engine
Monday October 20, 2014 @09:04AM How Lobby Groups Rejected the Canadian Government's Plan To Combat Patent Trolls
Saturday October 18, 2014 @09:21PM Despite Patent Settlement, Apple Pulls Bose Merchandise From Its Stores
Thursday September 18, 2014 @12:04PM Alice Is Killing Trolls But Patent Lawyers Will Strike Back
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @09:07AM US Patent Office Seeking Consultant That Can Stamp Out Fraud By Patent Examiners
Friday September 12, 2014 @01:50PM Software patents are crumbling, thanks to the Supreme Court
Thursday September 04, 2014 @01:52PM Intellectual Ventures Sheds At Least Part of Its "Patent Troll" Reputation
Thursday August 28, 2014 @02:45PM Judge Lucy Koh Rejects Apple's Quest For Anti-Samsung Injunction
Thursday August 28, 2014 @08:26AM Google Wins $1.3 Million From Patent Troll
Monday August 18, 2014 @09:07PM Adam Carolla Settles With Podcasting Patent Troll
Monday August 11, 2014 @07:58PM Patents That Kill
Monday August 11, 2014 @11:02AM Every Day Is Goof-Off-At-Work Day At the US Patent and Trademark Office
Sunday July 27, 2014 @12:52AM Bose Sues New Apple Acquisition Beats Over Patent Violations
Wednesday July 23, 2014 @08:12AM Firefox 33 Integrates Cisco's OpenH264
Friday July 18, 2014 @06:29PM Appeals Court Affirms Old Polaroid Patent Invalid
Thursday June 26, 2014 @08:53AM Intuit Beats SSL Patent Troll That Defeated Newegg
Thursday June 19, 2014 @10:22AM US Supreme Court Invalidates Patent For Being Software Patent
Sunday June 15, 2014 @11:09PM BMW, Mazda Keen To Meet With Tesla About Charging Technology
Thursday June 12, 2014 @12:25PM Tesla Releases Electric Car Patents To the Public
Thursday June 12, 2014 @09:28AM Why United States Patent Reform Has Stalled
Monday June 09, 2014 @02:34PM The Patents That Threaten 3-D Printing
Sunday June 01, 2014 @10:55PM Patent Troll Ordered To Pay For the Costs of Fighting a Bad Patent
Sunday May 25, 2014 @09:24AM After Knocked-Down Damages Claim, Apple Again Seeks to Ban Some Samsung Phones
Thursday May 08, 2014 @03:09PM USPTO Approves Amazon Patent For Taking Pictures
Friday May 02, 2014 @11:47PM Jury Finds Apple and Samsung Infringed Each Other's Patents
Wednesday April 30, 2014 @10:55AM Supreme Court Makes It Easier To Get Lawyers Fees In Patent Cases
Wednesday April 16, 2014 @08:21AM Bill Gates Patents Detecting, Responding To "Glassholes"
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @09:02AM Apple: Dumb As a Patent Trolling Fox On iPhone Prior Art?
Thursday April 03, 2014 @03:29PM Details You're Not Supposed To See From Boston U's Patent Settlements
Tuesday April 01, 2014 @10:53PM Apple Patent Could Herald Interchangeable iPhone Camera Lenses
Monday March 31, 2014 @06:56PM Judge Overrules Samsung Objection To Jury Instructional Video
Wednesday March 26, 2014 @03:13PM Owner of Nortel Patents Sues Cisco For 'Immense' Patent Infringement
Tuesday March 25, 2014 @07:22AM Adam Carolla Joins Fight Against Podcast Patent Troll
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @07:11PM Apple Demands $40 Per Samsung Phone For 5 Software Patents
Thursday March 06, 2014 @05:52PM Samsung Galaxy Glass Patent Plans To Turn Fingers Into a Keyboard
Monday March 03, 2014 @12:16PM Inventor Has Waited 43 Years For Patent Approval
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @01:51PM The Public Patent Foundation Fights for Freedom From Bad Patents (Video)
Thursday January 23, 2014 @06:00PM Should Self-Driving Cars Chauffeur Shopping 'Whales' For Free?
Thursday January 23, 2014 @11:48AM US Supreme Court: Patent Holders Must Prove Infringment
Sunday January 19, 2014 @12:53PM Amazon: We Can Ship Items Before Customers Order
Wednesday January 15, 2014 @08:36AM Notorious Patent Troll Sues Federal Trade Commission
Monday January 13, 2014 @06:47PM Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Newegg Patent Case
Saturday December 21, 2013 @09:25AM 90 Percent of Businesses Say IP Is "Not Important"
Wednesday December 18, 2013 @12:50PM Google Joins the Open Invention Network Board
Sunday December 15, 2013 @12:43PM Former Google Lawyer Michelle Lee To Run US Patent Office
Saturday December 07, 2013 @05:06PM Facebook Patents Inferring Income of Users
Thursday December 05, 2013 @05:50PM Patent Troll Bill Clears House With Huge Majority
Thursday December 05, 2013 @08:10AM Tech Companies Set To Appeal 2012 Oracle Vs. Google Ruling
Tuesday December 03, 2013 @12:44PM Patent Battle May Loom Over 'Copenhagen Wheel' Electric Bike
Thursday November 21, 2013 @04:37PM Samsung Ordered To Pay Apple $290M In Patent Case
Monday November 18, 2013 @10:44PM How Perl and R Reveal the United States' Isolation In the TPP Negotiations
Saturday November 16, 2013 @02:29AM Google Patenting Less Noble Use of Project Loon Tech
Saturday November 09, 2013 @05:22PM Motorola Patent Uses Neck Tattoo As Microphone
Saturday November 02, 2013 @04:40PM You're Only As Hirable As Your Google+ Circles
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @03:15PM Cisco Releases Open Source "Binary Module" For H.264 In WebRTC
Thursday October 24, 2013 @09:23AM HP Seeks Buyer For WebOS Patents
Thursday October 24, 2013 @08:15AM Finally, a Bill To End Patent Trolling
Friday October 18, 2013 @12:46PM Samsung Offers To End Mobile Patent Wars
Saturday October 05, 2013 @06:25PM Google Wants Patent On Splitting Restaurant Bills
Thursday October 03, 2013 @11:16AM Apple and Nokia Outraged That Samsung Lawyers Leaked Patent License Terms
Saturday September 28, 2013 @06:21AM Martha Stewart Out To Exterminate Patent Troll Lodsys
Thursday September 26, 2013 @01:15PM Steve Jobs Video Kills Apple Patent In Germany
Wednesday September 18, 2013 @11:50AM Ask Slashdot: When Is Patent License Trading Not Trolling?
Monday September 16, 2013 @10:17PM Doubleclick Cofounder Responds to Patent Troll by Filing Extortion Lawsuit
Wednesday September 11, 2013 @05:41PM How IP Law Helps FOSS Communities
Thursday September 05, 2013 @07:44AM Jury Finds Google Guilty of Standards-Essential Patents Abuse Against MS
Wednesday September 04, 2013 @09:40AM Apple Receives Patent For Accessing Sets of Apps With Different Passcodes
Monday September 02, 2013 @06:22PM Patent Suit Leads To 500,000 Annoyed Software Users
Thursday August 29, 2013 @09:23AM USPTO Publishes Suggestions For Intellectual Property Enforcement
Wednesday August 28, 2013 @09:56AM New Zealand Bans Software Patents
Tuesday August 27, 2013 @10:31AM OmniPage Maker Nuance Loses Patent Trial Over OCR Tech
Friday August 23, 2013 @11:57PM Google Buys Foxconn Patents For Head-Mounted Tech
Sunday August 11, 2013 @04:36PM TrollingEffects.org To Help Potential Victims of Patent Trolls
Saturday August 10, 2013 @01:22PM Samsung Infringed On Apple Patents, Says ITC
Thursday August 01, 2013 @11:23AM Companies Petition Congress To Reform 'Business Method' Patent Process
Thursday July 25, 2013 @07:57AM Invalidation of Eolas's Web Patent Claims Upheld
Tuesday July 23, 2013 @10:05AM Nobelist Gary Becker Calls For an End To Software Patents
Tuesday July 23, 2013 @08:29AM How Joel Spolsky Shot Down a Microsoft Patent In 15 Minutes
Thursday July 18, 2013 @08:38AM Patent Trolls Getting the Attention of the Feds
Saturday July 13, 2013 @10:15AM Google Patents Displaying Athletes On Sports Fields
Saturday July 13, 2013 @08:42AM Microsoft Sues US Customs For Allowing Imports of Banned Motorola Phones
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @05:25PM Boston U. Patent Lawsuits Hit Apple, Amazon, Samsung, and Others
Tuesday July 02, 2013 @11:38AM FTC Chairwoman Speaks On Growing US Patent Problem
Friday June 28, 2013 @07:05PM AT&T Gets Patent To Monitor and Track File-Sharing Traffic
Tuesday June 25, 2013 @07:33AM Formlabs In Settlement Talks Over 3D Printing Patent Lawsuit
Monday June 24, 2013 @07:36PM Patents Vs Innovation - the Tabarrok Curve
Monday June 24, 2013 @05:32PM Analyzing Congress's Multiple Approaches To Patent Reform
Thursday June 20, 2013 @11:55AM Deb Nicholson Talks About the Open Invention Network (Video)
Thursday June 13, 2013 @10:50AM Supreme Court: No Patents For Natural DNA Sequences
Wednesday June 12, 2013 @10:52AM German Parliament Tells Government To Strictly Limit Patents On Software
Wednesday June 12, 2013 @09:07AM German Parliament tells government to strictly limit patents on software
Saturday June 08, 2013 @07:43AM Apple Files Patent For Digital Wallet and Virtual Currency
Tuesday June 04, 2013 @12:24PM White House Announces Reforms Targeting Patent Trolls
Sunday June 02, 2013 @03:37AM Never Mind the Epidemic, Who Gets Patent Rights For the Cure?
Thursday May 23, 2013 @08:45AM Kim Dotcom Wants Money From Google, Twitter For 2-Factor Authentication
Wednesday May 22, 2013 @10:15AM OSI President Questions WebM Patent License Compatibility with Open Source
Thursday May 16, 2013 @09:17AM Newegg Defeats Alcatel-Lucent in Third Patent Win This Year
Thursday May 09, 2013 @07:40AM New Zealand set to prohibit software patents
Thursday May 09, 2013 @04:25AM New Zealand to eliminate software patents
Thursday May 09, 2013 @04:24AM NZ says "No" to software patents
Wednesday May 08, 2013 @11:41PM New Zealand Set To Prohibit Software Patents
Sunday May 05, 2013 @02:50PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Sell an Algorithm To Venture Capitalists?
Wednesday May 01, 2013 @08:53AM British Telecom Claims Patents on VOIP Session Initiation Protocol
Friday April 26, 2013 @10:08AM Was Google's Motorola Mobility Acquisition a Mistake?
Wednesday April 24, 2013 @09:40AM Motorola Loses ITC Case Against Apple for Proximity Sensor Patents
Wednesday April 17, 2013 @12:02PM Foxconn Signs Massive Android Patent Agreement With Microsoft
Thursday April 11, 2013 @01:10PM Judge Slams Apple-Motorola Suit As 'Business Strategy'
Saturday April 06, 2013 @08:13PM Rackspace Goes On Rampage Against Patent Trolls
Saturday April 06, 2013 @04:00PM German Court Finds Apple's 'Slide To Unlock' Patent Invalid
Monday April 01, 2013 @07:37PM Indian Supreme Court Denies Novartis Cancer Drug Patent
Monday April 01, 2013 @09:17AM Novartis denied cancer drug patent in landmark Indian case
Thursday March 28, 2013 @02:04PM Google Pledges Not To Sue Any Open Source Projects Using Their Patents
Thursday March 28, 2013 @11:23AM Get Serious, Apple is Not Building a Smart Pen
Thursday March 28, 2013 @10:04AM Uniloc Patent Case Against Rackspace Tossed for Bogus Patents
Thursday March 28, 2013 @09:44AM Texas judge tosses out patent claim against Linux
Wednesday March 27, 2013 @03:47PM Document Freedom Day 2013 Celebrated In 30 Countries
Wednesday March 27, 2013 @09:11AM DNA Patents going to the Supreme Court
Tuesday March 26, 2013 @11:07AM You Don't "Own" Your Own Genes
Tuesday March 26, 2013 @07:49AM Free Software Camps Wading Into VP8 Patent Fight
Monday March 25, 2013 @10:01PM Bezos Patenting 'Dumb' Tablets, Glasses, Windshields
Monday March 25, 2013 @09:01PM Bezos Patenting 'Dumb' Tablets, Glasses, Windshields
Sunday March 24, 2013 @09:38PM Can Innovation Be Automated?
Saturday March 23, 2013 @11:00PM Nokia Officially Lists Patents Google's VP8 Allegedly Infringes
Monday March 11, 2013 @09:25AM Google Maps Could Be Banned In Germany
Sunday March 10, 2013 @08:43PM Mobile Sharing: 'Bezos Beep' vs. Smartphone Bump?
Thursday March 07, 2013 @06:02PM Google and MPEG LA Reach VP8 Patent Agreement
Thursday March 07, 2013 @03:45PM Google and MPEG LA in agreement about VP8 patents
Wednesday March 06, 2013 @10:12AM MIT's Patented Super Seeing Software Ready To Download
Monday March 04, 2013 @11:31PM Microsoft: the 'Scroogled' Show Must Go On
Monday March 04, 2013 @10:56PM Microsoft: The 'Scroogled' Show Must Go On
Tuesday February 26, 2013 @03:05PM How the Open Invention Network Protects Linux and Open Source (Video)
Tuesday February 26, 2013 @02:41PM Developers key to managing patent risk
Saturday February 23, 2013 @01:11PM Nikon Buckles To Microsoft, Will Pay "Android Tax" For Smart Cameras
Saturday February 23, 2013 @10:39AM Nikon Agrees to Pay Microsoft "Android Tax" on Smart Cameras
Friday February 22, 2013 @12:50PM X-Plane Inventor Discusses Patent Trolls
Tuesday February 19, 2013 @03:59AM Google Patents Staple of '70s Mainframe Computing
Sunday February 17, 2013 @02:21PM Patent trolls claim patent laws protect small inventors, but do they?
Wednesday February 13, 2013 @01:23PM CES: Formlabs Co-Founder Describes Their Stereolithographic 3D Printer (Video)
Sunday February 10, 2013 @08:55PM Judge Invalidates 13 Motorola Patent Claims Against Microsoft
Sunday February 10, 2013 @12:32PM Facebook Sued By Rembrandt IP For Two Patent Violations
Friday February 08, 2013 @01:23PM Amazon Patents the Milkman
Wednesday February 06, 2013 @08:54AM Economists Argue Patent System Should Be Abolished
Wednesday February 06, 2013 @04:18AM Economists argue patent system should be abolished
Tuesday February 05, 2013 @06:20PM U.S. inventiveness at highest point since Industrial Revolution
Tuesday February 05, 2013 @03:58PM Economists at the Federal Reserve recommend abolishing the current patent system
Tuesday February 05, 2013 @08:35AM Amazon Patents 'Maintaining Scarcity' of Goods
Monday February 04, 2013 @08:19PM Amazon Patents 'Maintaining Scarcity' of Goods
Thursday January 31, 2013 @12:01PM Micron Lands Broad "Slide To Unlock" Patent
Sunday January 27, 2013 @07:42PM How Newegg Saved Online Retail
Saturday January 26, 2013 @09:02AM ITU Approves H.264 Video Standard Successor H.265
Thursday January 24, 2013 @08:47AM Steve Jobs Threatened Palm To Stop Poaching Employees
Wednesday January 23, 2013 @03:06PM Open Source exFAT Reaches 1.0 Status
Tuesday January 22, 2013 @11:27PM Open Source exFAT Reaches 1.0 Status
Friday January 18, 2013 @11:06AM European patent for "Shannon-secure" encryption algorithm without one-time pad
Tuesday January 15, 2013 @04:47AM Patent surge reveals graphen race
Thursday January 10, 2013 @02:29PM 2012 Patent Rankings: IBM On Top, Google Spikes
Thursday January 10, 2013 @02:21PM 2012 patent rankings: IBM on top, Google spikes
Friday January 04, 2013 @09:55AM USPTO asks for input on software patents.
Thursday January 03, 2013 @03:33PM New Sony Patent Blocks Second Hand Games
Wednesday January 02, 2013 @03:02PM Patent troll targetting users of scanners; wants $1000/employee
Tuesday January 01, 2013 @12:46PM European Commission Support of FRAND Licenses Hurts Open Standards
Sunday December 30, 2012 @05:41AM Ban on Certain Samsung Products Appears Likely ITC Ruling