But China says it regrets the WTO's decision, a ruling that could have implications for the legality of the country's rare-earth export quotas. China insists its policies are based on environmental and resource protection.
According to U.S. tech groups, a deal among more than a dozen countries could be completed this summer.
The recent World Trade Organisation (WTO) meeting in Geneva has brought Antigua’s plan to run a copyright-free download site for media one step closer to reality.
The two countries agree on a plan to curtail theft of intellectual property, after President Obama grants Russia "permanent normal trade relations" and the two nations agree to have the WTO's tenets apply between them.
How are these unusual minerals extracted from the ground and why is that process an environmental risk? CNET's Jay Greene explains.
This summer, the Gates Foundation will present hygienic innovations developed through its Reinventing the Toilet Challenge.
Microsoft announces that Team Lifelens of the U.S., a finalist in the 2011 Imagine Cup competition, has won a $75,000 grant.
This episode's theme is sponsored by Adam West's Batman, who offers this pro tip: "Sometimes you just can't get rid of a bomb. #BatmanForeverforever"
Saturday, November 19 is World Toilet Day. Remember to thank your toilet and take some time to revel in some of the impressive toilet technology that debuted this year.
Better sanitation would go a long way toward reducing illness and death associated with poor sanitation, billionaire's foundation says.