Qualcomm will not break up
Published in Processors


Does not want to be a patent troll when it grows up

Qualcomm has decided that it is not in its best interested to flog off its chipmaking business and stick to becoming a patent troll.

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.

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.

Career in doubt

15 October 2012

Microsoft sues Google

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More patent trollage

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Sign that Congress might actually wake up

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Android phones have major patent issues

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Will be nice on international standards

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