Patent, Trademark Resource Center Opens In San Jose LibraryA new patent and trademark resource center in San Jose is making it easier for Silicon Valley entrepreneurs to find information about how to protect their intellectual property.
Silicon Valley Patent Infringement Lawsuit Nets Carnegie Mellon University $750MRoughly seven years after Carnegie Mellon University filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Santa Clara's Marvell Technology Group, the tech company agreed Wednesday to pay a $750 million settlement to the university.
California Brewer Uses Slogan ‘Queen Of Beers’ But Budweiser 'King of Beers’ Isn't Having ItShe Beverage Co. of California, applied to register "The Queen of Beer" phrase with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Anheuser-Busch filed a notice of opposition Wednesday.
Apple Awarded Patent To Deliver Ads Based On How Much You Can AffordApple was awarded a patent Thursday for a system allowing it to deliver ads to customers based on the amount of money the company thinks you have in your bank account.
Federal Appeals Court Rules Samsung Copied Some Of Apple's Patented iPhone FeaturesIn a long-running dispute, a federal appeals court has agreed that Samsung illegally copied some of the patented features in Apple's iPhone.
Stanford Students Invent Gecko Gloves That Give Humans The Power To Scale WallsThe "gecko gloves" make human hands perform like the sticky feet of nature's most impressive climber.
Jury Says Samsung, Apple Infringed On Each Other's Smartphone PatentsA California jury awarded Apple $119.46 million, far less than it demanded, in a patent battle with Samsung over alleged copying of smart phone features, and the jury made the victory even smaller by finding that Apple illegally used one of Samsung’s patents.
Jurors In Apple V. Samsung Trial To Continue Deliberating FridayCalifornia jurors have ended the day without reaching a verdict and will continue deliberating in a legal fight between Apple and Samsung over smartphone technology. The four men and four women left the federal courthouse in San Jose on Thursday after a full day of deliberations.
Jurors In Latest Apple V. Samsung Trial Begin DeliberationsIt was Apple versus Samsung but Google loomed large Tuesday during closing arguments at the monthlong federal trial involving claims of patent infringement exchanged by the world's two largest smartphone makers.
Closing Arguments In Apple-Samsung Patent Infringement Case Delayed A federal court in Silicon Valley has delayed closing arguments in the Apple vs. Samsung trial, but the case involving patent infringement claims is expected to end this week.
Google Applies For Patent On Smart Contact Lenses With Embedded CameraJust as Google Glass is being offered Tuesday for sale to the general public after a test period, the company has plans for eyewear technology that could make the Glass device obsolete
Larry Magid: Apple Could Make Texting While Walking Safer Apple wants to make it safer for people who like to text while walking. The question is: is this a good thing?