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7 Essential IP Law Considerations for Startup Entrepreneurs

Startups derive immense value from intangible assets. Startup valuations are based heavily on things you can’t touch: passion, brainpower, expertise, …

Reprisals: States, Human Rights Council and UN must discharge legal duty to protect civil society

(Geneva) – Member States of the UN Human Rights Council are failing in their duty to prevent and protect human rights defenders, victims and …

European Human Rights Law Need Not Apply, Says Top Judge, Britain Has A Different Way

<b>European human rights law can be dumped in favour of a British bill of rights based on history, legal tradition and most Englishmen’s “pride in their</b> …

Online contract system could revolutionise property sales

The race to become Australia’s “eBay of real estate” is heating up, with a major law firm developing a system they believe will lead to a …

Family of Ahmed Mohamed Hires High-Profile Attorneys to Pursue ‘Severely Traumatized’ Son’s ‘Legal Rights’ in Clock Incident

The family of Ahmed Mohamed, the 14-year-old student arrested for bringing a “homemade” clock assembled inside a small case to school, has retained high-profile attorneys to “pursue Ahmed’s legal rights and regain his science project from the Irving Police Department.”<p>Ahmed Mohamed, 14, gestures as …

Why Amal Clooney is battling Tony Blair’s wife

Amal Clooney, an internationally renowned human rights lawyer, is known for attracting high-profile cases. In the past year alone, she represented Armenia in the European Court of Human Rights, sparred with the Egyptian government over the independence of its judiciary, and argued the case of the …

The History of International Law Timeline

Where and when did the history of international law begin? Many scholars have argued about the definitive date and periodisation of certain dynamic …

Light therapy now treats even the deepest cancer

Light therapy is a safe, easy way to kill cancer and treat other diseases, but it's normally limited by its nature to illnesses that are skin-deep. Washington University researchers aren't daunted, however. They've developed a phototherapy method that brings light directly to tumor cells, no matter …

Bringing empathy to the Middle East through gaming

Navit Keren grew up in Israel. She's lived through the signing of historic peace treaties, and horrific terrorist attacks. Just as important though, she's witness to the dramatic deterioration of the relationship between Israelis and Palestinians. The biggest problem she sees, is a lack of empathy. …

How to unlock your Mac just by walking up to it

There's no shortage of apps that make the process for unlocking your Mac easier. There's Knock, which requires you to physically knock on your iOS device to unlock your Mac. Then there's KeyTouch, an app that uses Touch ID on your iOS device to unlock your Mac.<p>Both apps work, but they still require …

Dongles. Dongles. Dongles. You'll need a lot of them for the new MacBook

The MacBook's future is dongle-filled.<p>Apple's new MacBook is pushing the notebook's future closer toward wireless everything — Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, …

Here's what to expect from CES 2015

Autonomous driving isn’t a new theme. It’s not even a new theme at CES, in fact: the last several years have seen announcements and demonstrations from various automakers showcasing just how little attention we’ll need to pay to the road someday. But the reality is that even now, in 2014, precious …

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Android customization – how to regain storage space by cleaning the cache on your Android device

Last week on our Android customization post, you got to play with image files and change up your wallpaper on your Android device. After messing with all those image files, you may be finding that your internal storage space is strangely low, so we should try to fix that.<p>There are many things you …

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5 apps to turn your smartphone into a personal assistant

We all want a personal assistant à la Lloyd in <i>Entourage</i> — someone to walk our dogs, handle unwanted emails and ensure we're always on time. But for …

Holiday Shopping With Apps

There are now countless smartphone apps that can help navigate the best deals in-store and online. These apps are also time-savers, giving you extra time to sit back and enjoy those latkes and eggnog. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

7 Reasons Why You Should Buy An Android Phone Over An iPhone

Android Phones

Motorola Nexus 6 Official: Everything You Need To Know

The Nexus 6 is official and the big news is it is BIG. Google has jumped on the phablet craze and create a handset which not only goes head-to-head with Apple’s iPhone 6 Plus, but also the incredibly popular Samsung Galaxy Note range.<p>Size isn’t the only change, however, the Nexus 6 upgrades every …

Apple iPhone 6 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 – Full comparison

Today we’re going to be comparing Apple’s iPhone 6 Plus to Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4. I realized that there are a limited range of “comparisons” that can happen between these two devices, but we’re going to touch on some of the most important factors between the two such as design, software, …

This quick tweak will speed up Chrome on your Android

If Chrome on your Android device is acting sluggish, stuttering as you scroll down pages, you don't have to just twiddle your thumbs in silent …

Pocket-Sized Charger Claims to Keep Your Devices Juiced Up

Low battery, you may have met your match.<p>A new portable charging system aims to put on-the-go power in your pocket, boasting a set-up that reportedly …

Which Android Phone Should You Buy?

Android phone shoppers can browse devices in different price ranges and sizes, while iPhone loyalists have only three primary options that are typically more expensive.<p>This can also mean that it can be much harder to choose the best Android phone to fit your needs.<p>Here are a few things to consider …

Android Phones

Bye Bye Second Screen? The InAIR Lets You Browse The Web And Watch TV All In One Place

Nowadays, many people browse the web at the same time that they’re watching TV — the phenomenon is called the “second screen.” But a new gadget called InAIR from a startup called SeeSpace wants to bring our attention back to just one screen by putting the best of the laptop, the smart phone, and …

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Rikomagic MK902 LE Picuntu Linux Mini PC Now Available For £95

A new Rikomagic MK902 LE mini PC has been made available to purchase this week in the UK via Cloudsto who have the new device priced at £94.99 or …

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Android Remains The Outsized Giant At 70% Of Smartphone Sales, Phablets And iPhone 5c Make Waves: Kantar

When it comes to sales of smartphones, Android is the green giant that continues to tower over the competition. In the last three months that ended in January 2014, the Google -developed operating system accounted for around 70% of sales across 12 key markets, according to the latest figures from …

Mirroring Android screens to a Chromecast is coming

You can already send a web page from Chrome(s goog) to a Chromecast on laptops and desktops; not from Android though. Don’t sweat it; the feature is …

How to set up your accounts to use an Android tablet inside a Mac-centric life

With name brand Android tablets starting at $99 and refurbished ones going for even less, going cross platform is quite easy for Mac and iOS fans who …