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MPEG LA offers patent license for 3D video

Building the MVC technology for 3D video into a Blu-ray player will cost 10 cents per device, and selling discs costs a penny a pop, according to newly released licensing terms.

By February 25, 2012

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Apple sues Motorola over Qualcomm licensing deal

Apple is in court again, this time with Motorola. It's trying to stop Moto asserting patent claims in Germany.

By February 11, 2012

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New Apple suit targets Motorola over Qualcomm license

A new Apple lawsuit takes aim at Motorola Mobility in the U.S. for breaking a contract both companies have with Qualcomm for the license of one of its wireless patents.

By February 10, 2012

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Google promises fair licensing after closing Motorola acquisition

Google sends letter to IEEE promising fair licensing treatment governing Motorola patents.

By February 8, 2012

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Google to promise fair licensing for Motorola patents

The Web giant has some reassurances ready to go, Bloomberg reports. Good timing: European regulators are expected to rule on the companies' $12.5 billion merger by next week.

By February 7, 2012

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Musical chairs: YouTube, labels close to renewing licenses

Universal Music, Sony and EMI are all in license-renewal negotiations with the video-sharing service, sources say. Preventing piracy is a big issue.

By January 13, 2012

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Apple yanks fake driver's license app

Despite the existence of apps that pour digital beers, make e-fart noises, and load and fire virtual guns, Apple has decided that creating a fake driver's license is over the line and has thus pulled it from the App Store.

By December 12, 2011

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YouTube buys licensing-firm RightsFlow

Web-video site acquires company that helps songwriters, recording artists, labels, distributors, and online music services set up licensing and royalties arrangements.

By December 9, 2011

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Report: Apple offered Samsung a license on key iOS patent

Despite Apple's apparent intellectual-property war on iPhone and iPad lookalikes, it appears the company has licensed at least one key iOS software patent to Nokia and IBM--and that it offered a license to current court rival Samsung as well.

By December 3, 2011

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MTV in talks to license Vevo videos

Last year, the two companies couldn't agree on licensing terms, but now they are close to reaching a deal, sources tell CNET.

By December 1, 2011