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NetFlix Sued Over Offline Download Feature

A company out of Delaware called Blackbird Technologies who owns US Patent No. 7,174,362 has filed a lawsuit against NetFlix, the streaming service giant, over their newly ...

February 6, 2017 at 2:35 pm by

Apple Files $1B Lawsuit Against iPhone Partner Qualcomm

Apple has filed a $1 Billion lawsuit against Qualcomm, the company who makes iPhone’s baseband processor, claiming that they were pressured to exclusively use ...

January 21, 2017 at 11:00 pm by

Apple Pays $25m to Patent Troll

Apple has paid a “patent troll” $24.9 million to settle a lawsuit alleging infringement over its Siri personal assistant. The payment will be split between the Marathon ...

April 21, 2016 at 8:20 pm by

Uniloc Patent that Cost Microsoft Millions Finally Gets Invalidated

A major patent employed by the patent trolling company, Uniloc, has finally been dismissed. The US Patent No. 5,490,216, which outlines ownership of the concept of ...

March 27, 2016 at 6:00 pm by

Justice Is Served: Patent Troll Ordered To Pay Case Fees In Landmark Ruling

Patent trolling is something that we’ve become only too familiar with in the technology industry. Typically it ends with a patent troll securing victory and lots of ...

June 2, 2014 at 9:56 am by

Samsung Think Dyson Suck, Countersuing Them For Brand Damage

In August 2013 the UK based vacuum cleaner company Dyson took Samsung to court, accusing them of infringing on their patents. Dyson accused Samsung’s new ...

February 17, 2014 at 6:53 pm by

Copyright Troll Caught Seeding Own Torrents

An interesting and quite entertaining Torrent Freak report has revealed that a copyright troll has been actively seeding its own illegally downloadable content on the Pirate ...

August 19, 2013 at 8:23 am by

Swiftech Halts Sale Of H220 AIO In the USA, Asetek Strikes Again

The Swiftech H220, which we reviewed here, is one of the most critically acclaimed AIO liquid coolers on the market. It is unique from the competition in that it is open loop ...

July 21, 2013 at 7:54 am by

Rambus Grabs Another Victim, SK Hynix This Time

If there ever was a company that knew how to milk an existence through patents and actually producing very little, then its Rambus. Rambus are notorious throughout the DRAM ...

June 13, 2013 at 4:54 pm by

Texas Courts Tells Patent Troll That They Cannot Patent Simple Math

A patent troll, Uniloc, who has a long history of suing tech firms has sued Hosting company, Rackspace. Uniloc claims Rackspace allegedly violated their patent by selling ...

March 30, 2013 at 11:55 pm by

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