Erik Haamer

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Skype Translator turns Mandarin into swear words

Skype Translator, Microsoft's real time voice and text translator tool, has been turning Mandarin into expletive-filled English.<p>The glitch, which is …

Universal finds pirated copy of Jurassic World seeded from its own servers

Universal Pictures in France has been seeding a pirated copy of its latest blockbuster Jurassic World from its own servers.<p>The Chris Pratt-featuring reinvention of Steve Spielberg’s 1993 action spectacular that revolutionised visual effects, has been riding high in the box office top 10, but has …

Jurassic World

Google is giving free patents to startups to fight patent trolls

Google is becoming the Professor Oak of the startup world. It's planning to give some small companies a pair of starter patents to help them out when it comes to getting off the ground and defending their intellectual property. Google doesn't appear to be making money off of the program, but it …

Everything we know so far about the new Moto X and Moto G

If these newly leaked photos of the third-generation Moto X and Moto G are accurate, Monday will be a great day for Android fans.<p>While we won't know …

Google Offers To Give Away Patents To Startups In Its Push Against Patent Trolls

Back in April, Google launched a pop-up, temporary marketplace for companies to sell patents, with Google being the sole buyer. Today, the search and mobile giant is expanding that marketplace in the other direction: Google has started a program for startups to give away up to two non-organic …

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