Why aren’t you looking at me?
Published in Mobiles

Apple phones will know when you are not looking at them

Apple’s iPhone7 is going to be equipped with a new feature which will look at your eyes to see if you are daring to look at something else.

Move to ban East-Texas courts from patent disputes
Published in News

EFF in troll beating measure

In a cunning plan to defeat patent and copyright trolls, the EFF is trying to get the use of East Texas courts banned for those sorts of cases.

Samsung and Qualcomm didn’t infringe two Nvidia GPU patents
Published in Graphics

The war continues

Nvidia is in the middle of a legal battle against Samsung and Qualcomm over seven GPU patents. Now a judge has given Samsung and Qualcomm a get out of jail free card over two out of seven patents. 

Apple tells users to "hit the road jack"
Published in Mobiles

Change the port,  force upgrade,  profit

Fruity Cargo cult Apple is hatching out a new cunning plan to make piles of dosh by forcing its soon to be shrinking user base to buy new headphones.

Samsung claims it is King of the LTE patents
Published in News

Your invoice is in the mail

Samsung Electronics has told the world that owns the largest number of patent rights essential for long-term evolution (LTE) technology in the world.

Microsoft loses InterDigital patent battle
Published in Mobiles

But will not be banned

Software giant Microsoft has lost a potentially costly patent battle against "patent holding outfit" InterDigital.

Nvidia wins patent round against rival chipmakers
Published in News

Early days yet

Nvidia is claiming a victory in its patent case against Samsung and Qualcomm in the US after an International Trade Commission has returned a pretrial claim construction ruling that it claims favours the outfit.

Industry holds its breath


Scared companies pay up

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We never saw it coming