36 Results for

indemnification

Article

Google agreed to pony up for Samsung's defense against Apple

Emails between Samsung and Google show that the search giant planned to help shoulder some of Samsung's burden of defending itself against Apple's patent infringement claims, court testimony revealed.

By April 22, 2014

Article

Don't expect a patent offensive from victorious Google

Google could feel bolder now that a jury sided against Oracle's claims of patent infringement, but the company still has more to lose than gain in the courts.

By May 23, 2012

Article

Thompson leaves Yahoo with no severance

Scott Thompson still walks away with millions, but the "resumegate" controversy costs the former Yahoo CEO a bigger payout.

By May 14, 2012

Article

Google-Motorola: Patents of mass destruction

This game isn't new, but the scale and the stake keeps going up.

By August 15, 2011

Article

Cloud governance is about more than security

Legal and regulatory procedures, transparency, service levels, indemnification, and more are all part of a broader governance landscape that requires IT to work closely with business users.

By February 9, 2011

Article

Microsoft tries undoing Chrome's H.264 omission

A plug-in will let Windows 7 users watch H.264 video using Chrome even after Google removes support. Also: Microsoft's qualified pledge not to sue Google in the matter.

By February 2, 2011

Article

The 'Cloud Computing Bill of Rights': 2010 edition

Here's an updated edition of a post I wrote in August 2008 that outlined a possible Bill of Rights for cloud consumers, vendorsm and governments.

By June 7, 2010

Article

Patent cloud looms over Google Web video plan

Digital video patent holders have not made a direct legal threat to the royalty-free terms under which Google shares VP8--but there are some grounds for concern.

By June 1, 2010

Article

Los Angeles gets its Google Apps groove

The nation's second-largest city is close to overcoming security fears and jumping on the cloud computing bandwagon. Will other cities follow?

By August 20, 2009

Article

Google pushes for new law on orphan books

The company has taken heat for its settlement with book publishers. If you don't like it, get Congress to make better copyright laws, a Google exec suggested Thursday.

By July 31, 2009