The company's financial picture looks bad, but at least it exceeded Wall Street's lowered expectations.
Lodsys, a group that's targeted companies big and small for infringing on its patents, is now going after Electronic Arts, Angry Birds maker Rovio, Atari, Square Enix, and Take-Two Interactive in a lawsuit it filed earlier this year.
Consumer electronics companies get dismal "green" ratings by Greenpeace, but largely because the watchdog group has upped the ante.
This week AMD filed more legal papers alleging monopolistic practices by Intel. Some of the PC-maker specific allegations are the most intriguing.
The Mac world is playing detective this week, trying to track down more information about the mysterious company selling Mac OS computers without a license.
The hardware maker is expected to introduce five tablets and seven smartphones at the annual conference.
Cloud computing, youth culture, and personal gadgets in the workplace are some of the trends noted in a report from electronics-maker Ericsson's ConsumerLab.
The U.S. State Department disses the iPad and Nook in favor of the Kindle Touch -- offering the e-reader-maker a multi-million dollar no-bid contract to ship the device overseas.
BlackBerry maker Research In Motion could budge into the home entertainment segment with a media-streaming box, according to rumors.
Google will acquire plenty of intellectual property with its planned acquisition of the handset maker. It also gets plenty more work for the legal department.