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Submission + - SPAM: Google buys over 1000 patents from IBM to defend A

ni5dotcom writes: Google has been working hard in recent times to fight all the lawsuits that Android based smartphones manufacturers are facing for using Android in their smartphones. In continuation to these efforts Google has bought 1023 patents from IBM to help defend itself against Android lawsuits.
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Submission + - Amazon to launch digital book rental service (ni5.com)

ni5dotcom writes: Amazon is soon going to launch e-book rental service soon for USA customers at first according to The Wall Street Journal. Publishers however have show mixed reaction to this decision so far.

Submission + - Twitter's CEO wants simplification, Claims other S (ni5.com)

ni5dotcom writes: Twitter CEO Dick Costolo in a press briefing today morning at Twitter HQ said: “We used to say if you don’t know where you’re going, any road will take you there,”; however he noted that in the current times when social ecosystem is saturated this attitude was a bad thing.

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