Slashdot Items Tagged "patent"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @11:22AM MPEG-2 Patents Have Expired
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @01:07PM 'Troll' Loses Cloudflare Lawsuit, Has Weaponized Patent Invalidated
Friday February 02, 2018 @02:57PM Why Alexa Won't Light Up During Amazon's Super Bowl Ad
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @09:40AM Apple Accuses Qualcomm of Patent Infringement in Countersuit
Friday October 13, 2017 @01:13PM Qualcomm Seeks China iPhone Ban, Escalating Apple Legal Fight
Friday September 22, 2017 @11:39AM Red Hat Pledges Patent Protection For 99 Percent of FOSS-ware
Monday September 11, 2017 @02:53PM Google Accused of Trying To Patent Public Domain Technology
Friday August 18, 2017 @11:19AM E-Commerce To Evolve Next Month As Amazon Loses the 1-Click Patent
Friday July 28, 2017 @10:10PM Apple Paid Nokia $2 Billion To Escape Fight Over Old Patents
Friday July 14, 2017 @09:51PM Amazon Web Services Drops Controversial Patent Clause From Standard User Agreement
Friday June 09, 2017 @11:31AM Intel: Steer Clear Of Our Patents
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @10:59AM Nokia Uses Lawsuit To Make Apple Its Friend
Monday May 22, 2017 @10:40AM The Supreme Court Is Cracking Down on Patent Trolls
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @12:18PM Can You Copyright a Joke?
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @08:14AM MP3 Is Not Dead, It's Finally Free
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @10:44AM Qualcomm Says Apple Broke Contract, Hindered Performance of Its Chipsets
Thursday April 06, 2017 @11:23PM China Court Orders Samsung Units To Pay $11.6 Million To Huawei Over Patent Case
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @09:11AM A Lawsuit Over Costco Golf Balls Shows Why We Can't Have Nice Things For Cheap
Monday March 27, 2017 @02:10PM US Top Court Considers Changing Where Patent Cases May Be Filed
Sunday March 26, 2017 @04:31PM Is Microsoft Building A Foldable 'Surface' Phone?
Thursday March 23, 2017 @05:46PM The Compulsive Patent Hoarding Disorder
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @09:38AM Patents Are A Big Part Of Why We Can't Own Nice Things
Friday March 03, 2017 @01:16PM Apple Is Expanding Its War With Qualcomm
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:59AM BlackBerry Files Patent-Infringement Suit Against Nokia
Monday February 06, 2017 @08:09AM Patent Troll With Good Record in Past Sues Netflix, SoundCloud, Vimeo, Others Over Offline Downloads
Friday January 27, 2017 @03:10PM Apple Patents a Vaporizer
Thursday January 19, 2017 @02:41PM Amazon Patent Hints at Self-Driving Car Plans
Monday January 09, 2017 @11:40AM IBM Is First Company To Get 8,000 US Patents In One Year, Breaking Record
Monday January 02, 2017 @03:31PM Family Sues Apple For Not Making Thing It Patented
Friday December 23, 2016 @01:10PM IBM On Track To Get More Than 7,000 US Patents In 2016
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @02:28PM Nokia Sues Apple, Claims Patent Infringement in iPhone and Other Devices
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @09:58AM Supreme Court Considers When US Patent Violations Are 'Induced' Abroad
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:22PM China Breaks Patent Application Record
Monday October 17, 2016 @02:41PM Apple and Other Tech Companies Have Registered Their IP in Jamaica, Tonga, and Elsewhere For Years
Thursday October 06, 2016 @11:55PM Prominent Pro-Patent Judge Issues Opinion Declaring All Software Patents Bad
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @09:09AM EU Court Blocks Brazilian Company From Trademarking Sound Of a Ringing Phone
Friday August 05, 2016 @11:32AM BlackBerry Enters New Phase Of Patent Monetization, Sues Internet Telephony Firm Avaya
Monday August 01, 2016 @11:01AM Amazon Patents Noise-Canceling Headphones That Could Automatically Turn Off When It Detects Certain Sound Patterns
Friday July 22, 2016 @10:24AM Samsung Fights Back, Sues China's Huawei For Patent Infringement
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @11:26AM Chinese Telecom Giant Huawei Sues T-Mobile For Patent Infringment
Friday June 17, 2016 @09:00AM Apple iPhones Found to Have Violated Chinese Rival's Patent
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @01:34PM Crazy Patent Troll Suing Devs For Posting Apps To Google Play
Saturday June 04, 2016 @10:18AM IBM Has Been Awarded An Average Of 24 Patents Per Day So Far In 2016
Friday May 06, 2016 @11:24AM Google-Backed Yieldify Has Acquired IP From 'World's Biggest Patent Troll'
Monday May 02, 2016 @02:13PM Samsung, Nvidia End Their Patent Lawsuits
Saturday April 02, 2016 @12:34PM UK Pharma Giant GSK Won't Patent Its Drugs in Poorer Countries
Saturday March 26, 2016 @05:54AM Patent That Cost Microsoft Millions Gets Invalidated
Thursday March 17, 2016 @05:53PM Nike's Self-Lacing Shoes Will Go On Sale This Year
Thursday March 03, 2016 @05:09PM IBM Sues Groupon Over 1990s Patents Related To Prodigy
Monday February 29, 2016 @12:16PM New "Super Battery" Energy Storage Breakthrough Aims At $54 Per KWh
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:26AM Sony Patents Power Glove-Like Motion Controller For PlayStation VR
Friday July 10, 2015 @06:06PM Boeing Patents an Engine Run By Laser-Generated Fusion Explosions
Friday May 22, 2015 @11:18PM Cute Or Creepy? Google's Plan For a Sci-Fi Teddy Bear
Wednesday May 14, 2014 @11:41AM Ask Nathan Myhrvold What You Will, Live Q&A April 3
Thursday May 08, 2014 @03:09PM USPTO Approves Amazon Patent For Taking Pictures
Thursday July 18, 2013 @02:14PM Comcast May Put Wi-Fi Transceivers On Cars, Buses, Humans
Tuesday June 25, 2013 @07:33AM Formlabs In Settlement Talks Over 3D Printing Patent Lawsuit
Saturday June 08, 2013 @10:17AM The Strange History of Apple and FlatWorld
Thursday June 06, 2013 @01:44PM Google Patents Frowns and Winks To Unlock Your Phone
Wednesday April 17, 2013 @10:14AM Microsoft signs android patent deal with Foxconn
Sunday March 31, 2013 @09:55PM Quick, somebody tell SCO! More patent trolling on UNIX
Friday March 15, 2013 @02:17PM Patent troll Virnetx loses court battle to Cisco over VPN patent
Thursday March 07, 2013 @03:34PM Apple Patent Describes iTunes Reselling and Loaning System
Monday February 11, 2013 @08:40AM Facebook sued over 'like' button
Friday February 01, 2013 @11:08PM Details of Google's Project Glass revealed in FCC report
Tuesday January 22, 2013 @10:41AM Android dev wants patent trolls to pay court costs
Tuesday January 15, 2013 @08:45AM Microsoft Patents Tech That Would Silence Your Phone For You
Saturday December 22, 2012 @06:29PM Reexamination Request Filed Against Another Apple Patent
Wednesday December 19, 2012 @12:52PM Kodak Patents Sold for $525 Million
Wednesday December 19, 2012 @12:32PM Intellectual Ventures Makes its Case For Patent Trolling
Tuesday December 18, 2012 @12:29PM Patent Wars 2012: Six Key Battles in the Technology Industry
Monday December 17, 2012 @08:46PM Anti-Piracy Chief Patents "Pay Up or Disconnect" Scheme
Friday December 07, 2012 @06:46PM Steve Jobs Patent On iPhone Declared Invalid
Monday December 03, 2012 @11:33AM Apple "invents" wireless charging. Get ready for another patent war!
Sunday December 02, 2012 @06:00PM Should Inventions Be Automatically Owned By Your Employer?
Sunday November 11, 2012 @06:13PM Apple and HTC Settle Patent Dispute
Friday November 09, 2012 @06:52PM Judge To Review Whether Foreman In Apple v. Samsung Hid Info
Friday November 09, 2012 @05:39AM Judge to review whether foreman in Apple v. Samsung hid info
Friday October 26, 2012 @05:31AM Apple Publishes Non-Apology To Samsung On Its Website
Thursday October 18, 2012 @07:22AM Sony Files Patent For Temperature Feedback Move Controller
Thursday October 18, 2012 @05:58AM Apple loses UK tablet design vs Samsung
Friday October 12, 2012 @09:03AM DRM could soon be in 3D printers
Wednesday October 10, 2012 @01:57AM Tech firms and regulators meet at UN about patents
Monday October 08, 2012 @02:53PM Google/Motorola wants competitors to pay 2.25% tax--for interlaced video
Monday October 08, 2012 @08:25AM Unredacted documents in Apple/Samsung case, no evidence of 'copy' instruction
Monday October 08, 2012 @05:28AM How can I succeed as a small developer in the patent war era?
Tuesday October 02, 2012 @01:09AM Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 sales ban lifted in the US
Friday September 28, 2012 @02:41AM Yet another call for abolishing patents, this one from the Fed
Wednesday September 26, 2012 @05:07AM Galaxy Tabs don't infringe Apple design patents, German court backtracks
Tuesday September 18, 2012 @06:04PM Patent Troll sues... uh... just about everyone
Friday September 14, 2012 @10:13AM Microsoft patents whacking your phone to silence it
Friday September 14, 2012 @08:59AM Motorola Mobility faces Android phones, tablets recall in Germany
Thursday September 13, 2012 @09:43AM Eolas Sues Again - This Time, Facebook, Disney And Wal-Mart
Tuesday September 11, 2012 @12:00AM The (Korean) Empire Strikes Back -- Samsung Sue Apple on Eve of iPhone 5
Wednesday September 05, 2012 @05:14AM Chinese Phone Maker Claims To Have Patented iPhone 5 Design
Tuesday September 04, 2012 @09:14AM Google Patents Software To Identify Real-World Objects In Videos
Tuesday August 28, 2012 @12:00AM Blame a dysfunctional patent system for Apple Samsung decision
Friday August 24, 2012 @06:02PM Victory For Apple In "Patent Trial of the Century," To the Tune of $1 Billion
Friday August 24, 2012 @05:58PM Victory for Apple in "the Patent Trial of the Century"
Saturday August 18, 2012 @09:06AM Apple loses bid to exclude evidence in Samsung patent trial
Sunday August 12, 2012 @02:46PM Why Apple Is Suing Every Android Manufacturer In Sight
Friday August 10, 2012 @07:51AM Nokia feeds the patent trolls?
Thursday August 02, 2012 @02:31AM Apple Whinging about Samsung Press Release
Wednesday August 01, 2012 @11:28PM Bill Would Force Patent Trolls To Pay Defendants' Legal Bills
Wednesday August 01, 2012 @07:48PM Bill to force Patent Trolls to Defendants costs
Wednesday August 01, 2012 @07:32AM Samsung Admonished For Releasing Rejected Evidence
Wednesday August 01, 2012 @01:04AM Samsung angers judge by sending rejected evidence from Apple trial to the media
Tuesday July 31, 2012 @06:23PM Samsung's legal fillings show pre-IPhone designs
Tuesday July 31, 2012 @01:06AM Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing), Gun Control, Patent Law
Wednesday July 25, 2012 @10:44PM Samsung: Apple wouldn't have sold a single iPhone without stealing our tech
Thursday July 19, 2012 @08:06AM Man sues to have 'Google' declared a generic word
Wednesday July 18, 2012 @10:26AM Kaspersky Lab Defeats Patent Troll
Friday July 13, 2012 @08:17PM Judge Rules iDevice Speaker Docks Don't Infringe On Bose Patent
Thursday July 05, 2012 @08:25AM In UK, HTC Defeats Apple's "Obvious" Slide Unlock Patent
Wednesday July 04, 2012 @12:30PM HTC defeats Apple in swipe-to-unlock patent dispute
Monday July 02, 2012 @07:30PM US District Court, "'Silly' Apple and Google"
Monday July 02, 2012 @10:30AM Intellectual property rights: the quiet killer of Rio+20
Monday July 02, 2012 @03:38AM Should we Boycott Apple For the Sake of Innovation?
Wednesday June 20, 2012 @02:27PM Time Warner Cable patents method for disabling fast-forward function on DVRs
Wednesday June 20, 2012 @11:04AM EFF Announces New Patent Reform Project
Tuesday June 19, 2012 @08:54PM EFF Announces New Patent Reform Project
Saturday June 16, 2012 @12:46PM Nokia Seeks More Leverage In the Forever Mobile Patent War
Saturday June 16, 2012 @11:34AM Nokia seeks more leverage in the forever mobile patent war
Sunday June 10, 2012 @04:29PM Patent Troll Sues Google, AOL Over Search 'Snippets' and Ad Serving Tech
Friday June 08, 2012 @11:36AM Apple granted patent on wedge-shaped laptops
Thursday June 07, 2012 @07:22PM Samsung sues Aussie patent office in Apple suit
Tuesday June 05, 2012 @03:27AM Oracle Sues Lodsys for Patent Trolling
Friday June 01, 2012 @06:49PM Is Australia's CSIRO a Patent Troll?
Thursday May 31, 2012 @09:53PM What is a patent troll?
Thursday May 31, 2012 @03:32AM Sony patent could see games interrupted by compulsory ads
Thursday May 24, 2012 @08:07PM Sony Patent To Stop Your Gaming To Try And Sell You Products?
Tuesday May 22, 2012 @10:12PM Nortel patents are being used to arm a patent troll
Friday May 11, 2012 @06:58AM Oracle v Google A Programmer Reads the Patents
Tuesday April 24, 2012 @09:20AM Xbox Infringes Motorola Patents, Says Judge
Wednesday April 18, 2012 @07:03PM Twitter plans to give control of their patents to their engineers
Wednesday April 18, 2012 @05:58AM Fark's Drew Curtis: How I beat a patent troll
Tuesday April 17, 2012 @03:00PM Apple and Samsung agree to settlement talks
Thursday April 05, 2012 @11:21AM Why Tech Vendors Fund Patent Trolls
Wednesday March 28, 2012 @07:22PM How Linus Torvalds Helped Bust a Microsoft Patent
Wednesday March 21, 2012 @09:46AM Ask Slashdot: Would you wear a "vibrating tattoo?"
Friday March 02, 2012 @12:13PM Judge Dismisses Patent Lawsuit Against Nintendo
Tuesday February 28, 2012 @06:51PM Candidates Sued By Patent Troll For Using Facebook
Monday February 27, 2012 @07:34PM Judge Rules Against Organic Farmers Whose Crops are Contaminated By GMO Pollen
Wednesday February 22, 2012 @12:45PM Microsoft Files EU Antitrust Complaint Against Motorola Mobility
Wednesday February 22, 2012 @12:09PM Microsoft Files Antitrust Complaint Against Motorola
Thursday February 09, 2012 @05:24PM Eolas fails in patent claims for browser apps and plug-ins
Wednesday February 08, 2012 @02:46PM Man claims he invented the internet, sues Google, Yahoo, and others
Wednesday February 08, 2012 @01:13PM Patent Troll Claims Ownership of Interactive Web
Saturday February 04, 2012 @02:01PM Apple overturns Motorola's German iPad and iPhone sales bans
Monday January 30, 2012 @07:06PM Is This Patent Full Of Crap?
Friday January 27, 2012 @06:49PM USPTO Declares Invalid Third of Three Critical Rambus Patents
Friday January 27, 2012 @06:35PM Third of three critical rambus patent now declared
Wednesday January 25, 2012 @03:35PM Motorola piles on the patent suits, now targets iP
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @11:06AM WSJ: Patent troll trend "starting to accelerate"
Thursday January 05, 2012 @06:32AM Kodak Said to Weigh Bankruptcy
Tuesday December 27, 2011 @12:55PM 2012 and the Technology Blahs
Tuesday December 27, 2011 @12:12PM 2012 and the Technology Blahs
Monday December 19, 2011 @06:29PM Apple Wins Injunction Banning Import of HTC Devices
Tuesday December 13, 2011 @08:30AM EU Regulators Delay Google's Motorola Buy, Seeking More Info
Tuesday December 13, 2011 @08:25AM Europe Delays Google's Motorola Buy
Monday December 12, 2011 @04:48PM Kazaa, StreamCast founders file new patent suit
Friday December 09, 2011 @12:45PM 17-Year-Old Wins $100K For Creating Cancer Killing Nanoparticle
Thursday December 08, 2011 @10:14AM IBM Watson to battle patent trolls
Monday December 05, 2011 @12:13PM Apple Can't Block US Sales of Samsung Devices
Monday November 21, 2011 @06:10PM Apple does not infringe on S3/HTC patents
Thursday November 17, 2011 @11:52PM Microsoft Patent Aims to Curb Bill Gates Behavior
Wednesday November 16, 2011 @09:58PM Apple's new uber patent ... location services
Thursday October 27, 2011 @12:18PM Apple Researching Touchless Control of iOS Devices
Tuesday October 25, 2011 @05:23AM More than half of Android makers license Microsoft
Thursday October 13, 2011 @07:31AM Apple Wins Australian Injunction Against Samsung Galaxy Tab
Thursday October 13, 2011 @02:03AM Apple wins Australian injunction against Samsung
Sunday October 09, 2011 @01:39AM UN Bigwig: The Web Should Have Been Patented and Licensed
Monday October 03, 2011 @05:22PM Patent Troll Says Anyone Using WiFi Infringes
Tuesday September 27, 2011 @11:38AM Apple Says Samsung rigged the 3G Standards
Tuesday September 27, 2011 @08:00AM Will Google TV Owe Royalties For Universal Search?
Thursday September 22, 2011 @06:00PM HTC hubby Via files suit against Apple
Monday September 19, 2011 @02:05AM Samsung plans to block the IPhone5 in Korea
Friday September 16, 2011 @09:16AM Obama to Sign "America Invents Act of 2011" Today
Thursday September 08, 2011 @03:38AM Apple Sues Samsung In Japan Over Patent Violation
Wednesday September 07, 2011 @05:32PM HTC Buys Patents from Google, Sues Apple with Them
Tuesday August 23, 2011 @06:00PM Samsung cites Kubrick film in Apple patent case
Tuesday August 23, 2011 @02:33PM Oracle vs Google: Copyright Claims Must Remain
Tuesday August 23, 2011 @12:55AM Oracle v Google: Copyright claims must remain
Monday August 22, 2011 @04:15PM EU Central Court Could Validate Software Patents
Friday August 19, 2011 @06:07PM More Photoshopped Evidence In Apple v. Samsung
Thursday August 18, 2011 @11:45AM Apple Sued Over OS X Disk Utility
Wednesday August 17, 2011 @07:14AM USPTO issues patent #8,000,000.
Tuesday August 16, 2011 @03:31PM HTC Sues Apple Over Patent Infringement
Tuesday August 16, 2011 @12:18PM HTC now suing Apple over 3 patents
Tuesday August 16, 2011 @12:56AM Ask SIashdot: How to Write Legal Software?
Saturday August 13, 2011 @10:37PM Patent Applications Hint Apple Wants To Eliminate Printer Drivers
Saturday August 13, 2011 @11:20AM Google Takes a Small Step in Lodsys Patent-Troll Case
Monday August 08, 2011 @11:58PM Apple getting sued over OS X Lion fast boot
Monday August 01, 2011 @06:46PM Apple Blocks Sale of Galaxy Tab 10.1 In Australia
Monday August 01, 2011 @06:28PM Apple blocks sale of Galaxy Tab 10.1 in Australia
Friday July 29, 2011 @09:18PM Nortel Patent Sale gets DoJ Review
Monday July 25, 2011 @04:29PM Does Intellectual Property Need a Redesign?
Saturday July 23, 2011 @01:30PM When Patents Attack — the NPR Version
Saturday July 23, 2011 @12:18PM When Patents Attack
Monday July 11, 2011 @12:27AM Apple Ordered To Pay $8M For Playlist Patents