San Francisco start-up RPX says it plans to buy patents for products it neither produces nor sells in order to offer legal protection for companies such as clients Cisco Systems and IBM.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office says the idea of Internet subdomains is too obvious to patent.
Shares of the memory chipmaker plunge after a federal judge postpones indefinitely the long-running cases filed against a slew of memory makers.
International Energy Agency's annual report says that trillions of dollars need to be invested in clean technologies for economic, social, and environmental reasons.
We revealed Apple's plans for a tablet PC over a year ago. Much has changed in the laptop market since then, but a new patent suggests Apple's tablet could be closer than we think
Intellectual Ventures has acquired the patent portfolio of Transmeta, formerly a supplier of Intel-compatible x86 processors.
Touchscreen? Check. Wireless downloads? Check. Is Sony beating MS at its own game?
A line in the sand has been drawn.
A new patent that covers much of the iPhone's multitouch user interface has been awarded to Apple; is it planning to go after competitors?
The Taiwanese PC maker might be looking to make a mobile Internet device.