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Eolas' 'Interactive Web' patents invalid, appeals court affirms

The patents were used to extract hundreds of millions from tech companies online video streaming and search results suggestions.

By July 22, 2013

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Jury strikes down Eolas' 'Interactive Web' patent

Patent-holding company claimed a host of Web giants owed it hundreds of millions in royalties for their use of online video streaming, search suggestions, and other "interactive" elements on pages.

By February 9, 2012

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Why Yahoo's going for the Facebook 'cashectomy' just now

Unless this is part of a bigger blood feud, the sides may very well decide to split the difference and cut a deal.

By March 12, 2012

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Yahoo sues Facebook over patents; it's war in Silicon Valley

The Web pioneer goes to the mat with a massive patent infringement lawsuit against the social network it once tried to buy.

By March 12, 2012

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Apple sued by company in patent deal with Microsoft

Patent holder in which Microsoft has a financial interest files lawsuit claiming Apple is infringing on eight patents related to wireless communications protocols.

By March 5, 2012

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Landmark lawsuits under way over who owns the Interactive Web

Michael Doyle and his company Eolas claim several prominent Web companies, including YouTube and Amazon, violate a patent it holds that dates back to 1994.

By February 9, 2012

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Yahoo picks patent fight with Facebook

The foundering Web pioneer reportedly wants the social-networking giant to license 10 to 20 patents related to advertising and Web page personalization.

By February 27, 2012

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Microsoft has tablets on its mind

week in review Software giant to release special flavor of Windows 8 for ARM chips, meanwhile iPad 3 rumors fly fast. Also: Path's privacy problem.

By February 10, 2012

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Eolas sues corporate giants over Web technology

In a bigger sequel to its years-long patent infringement case against Microsoft, Eolas has sued Apple, Google, Amazon, Yahoo, Frito-Lay, Playboy, and many others.

By October 6, 2009

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BOL 1078: Smokinger gun

Viacom may have found a smoking gun in its billion-dollar case against YouTube, but on the other hand, we speculate YouTube may have a smokinger gun. Also the FTC wants you to disclose all that money you've been paid to blog about cleaning products. Or

By October 6, 2009