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Google’s and Intertrust’s new PatentShield helps startups fight patent litigation in return for equity
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 Google and Intertrust today announced the launch of PatentShield, a new program that aims to help defend startups from patent litigation — in return for a stake in those companies. The basic idea here is to give s [...]
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Uber must turn over to Waymo information about its acquisition of Otto, court rules
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 Anthony Levandowski, the engineer at the center of the legal battle between Google and Uber over driverless-car technology, has suffered a setback. Levandowski has broadly invoked his Fifth Amendment rights against self [...]
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Google is fixing up Chromecast’s ‘Cast a tab’ feature and you can try the new version now
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 I’ve been saying it for a few years now, but I really, really like the Chromecast — Google’s simple little dongle for streaming Netflix/Hulu/YouTube etc. from your devices to your TV with just a tap or [...]
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Google’s Sergey Brin said to be working on a zeppelin-like airship
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 Google co-founder Sergey Brin has been known to enjoy ambitious flights of technological fancy, but this may be his flightiest: Bloomberg reports the enigmatic billionaire, who favors dark attire and once leapt out of a [...]
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Facebook shows Related Articles and fact checkers before you open links
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 Facebook wants you to think about whether a headline is true and see other perspectives on the topic before you even read the article. In its next step against fake news, Facebook today begins testing a different versio [...]
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Crunch Report | Self-Driving Company Waymo Launches Public Test
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There’s now an Amazon Dash button for underwear
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 Amazon this morning gave an update on its Dash buttons in light of its recent expansion to support over 300 brands, and, in typical Amazon fashion, it didn’t release any hard numbers in terms of Dash buttons in th [...]
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Crunch Report | Uber Responds to iPhone Tracking Report
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 Today’s Stories  Uber responds to report that it tracked devices after its app was deleted LinkedIn hits 500M member milestone for its social network for the working world Amazon’s driverless tech team focu [...]
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Apple cuts App Store affiliate commission from 7% to 2.5%
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 Apple just sent an email to members of the App Store affiliate program saying that App Store commissions will be reduced from 7 percent to 2.5 percent on May 1st — that’s a 64 percent cut. While this change [...]
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