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Tesla's latest (and perhaps greatest) endorser: Bill O'Reilly

Having just one year ago said it was a waste of taxpayers' money, the Fox News icon lavishes garlands on Elon Musk's car.

By Apr. 1, 2014

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Kanye West: Eric Schmidt is cool; Tim Cook, not so much

It's hard being the next Steve Jobs. Sometimes, Kanye West just has to express his frustrations. And his love.

By Feb. 17, 2014

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Uber filing shows investments giving startup a $3.5B valuation

Despite regulatory resistance in some markets, the provider of an alternative car service raises $350 million in recent funding.

By Aug. 22, 2013

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Microsoft, Sony drop cash on Intellectual Ventures -- report

Dubbed a "patent troll" by some, Intellectual Ventures has built up a massive war chest of patents with help from big tech firms. Apple and Intel apparently did not join this funding round, though, according to Reuters.

By Apr. 11, 2014

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Silk Road is resurrected with a new Dread Pirate Roberts

Deja vu? A new online drug marketplace appears as Silk Road 2.0 with an operator using the same pseudonym as the original site's alleged operator.

By Nov. 6, 2013

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Most execs like patents, Intellectual Ventures study says

Intellectual Ventures, one of the world's biggest patent holders, puts out research suggesting companies are big on patents.

By Apr. 29, 2013

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A CNET Conversation with Eric Schmidt

CNET's Tom Krazit and Molly Wood sit down with Google CEO Eric Schmidt to discuss the future of Android, the Chrome OS, the problem of real-time search indexing, and more.

By Nov. 12, 2009

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LG Optimus F3Q (T-Mobile)

Fans of messaging phones will appreciate that the reasonably-priced Optimus F3Q carries out the basics without breaking a sweat. Its unfortunately scant on-board storage is not a deal-breaker.

By Mar. 31, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 31, 2014
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Intellectual Ventures sues Canon, Ricoh over printer tech

Intellectual Ventures sues two more tech makers for allegedly infringing on patents. This time it's imaging bigs Canon and Ricoh.

By Mar. 26, 2013

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Google, Intellectual Ventures take patent fight to court

Intellectual Ventures claims Google's Motorola unit violates its patents, while the search company says its opponent builds no products and uses its patent portfolio for financial gain.

By Jan. 24, 2014