Earlier this year, a jury ordered Microsoft to pay Alcatel-Lucent $1.52 billion in a patent dispute over MP3 technology. The verdict seemed ridiculous at the time, and has now been reversed.
SCE has released a new firmware patch for Japanese PSPs that updates the devices' system software to version 1.52.
Certain shareholders and warrant-holders of Yahoo are offering to sell off 1.52 million shares of the company's common stock. The shares were issued to the selling shareholders in connection with Yahoo's acquisition of Four11 in October. Yahoo will not receive any proceeds from the sale of the shares.