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Athos: Computers should be in your workout wear, not just your pockets

Designed by electrical engineers, the vision behind the Athos gear is to turn the clothes we wear into personal trainers.

By Dec. 5, 2013


Google's Chrome for mobile targeted in patent suit

Google's Chrome browser for mobile devices is the target of a new lawsuit from a patent holder that has previously targeted Apple.

By Jul. 12, 2012


Inventor files patent suit over iPhone Web browsing

Apple is the target of a new patent-infringement lawsuit filed in Texas over the iPhone's ability to display Web sites reformatted for a mobile device.

By Nov. 24, 2008


Time-lapse vid shows Qbo robot assembly

It takes this engineer just less than three hours to put together Qbo, the bot that can recognize itself in a mirror.

By Apr. 4, 2012


iPad included in patent infringement suit

EMG Technology accused Apple of infringing on a patent it owns on zooming and scrolling on a mobile Web browser. Now the iPad has been added to the suit.

By Apr. 5, 2010


Tattoo-like patch may be future of health monitoring

Scientists at the University of Illinois engineer a device that manages to squeeze sensing, medical diagnostics, and communications technology on an ultra-thin patch that mounts directly on the skin.

By Aug. 11, 2011


A brief history of Apple's mobile-tech patent battles

With Apple nabbing a critical patent on touch-screen technology today, it's a good time to take a look at where Apple stands in legal battles over mobile technologies with companies large and small.

By Jun. 22, 2011


What was that purple thing John Paul Jones was playing?

At Coachella on Friday night, bassist John Paul Jones played an amazing-looking instrument in his set with Them Crooked Vultures.

By Apr. 20, 2010


Facebook vs. Yahoo: Who's shaking down whom?

Suddenly, the winner of this fierce patent war between two of Silicon Valley's biggest names has become a lot less obvious.

By Apr. 3, 2012


Facebook's next patent push: The top suspect

Facebook is on a mission to arm itself with a powerful arsenal of patents, and it's surprising where the next set of patents may come from.

By Apr. 26, 2012