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Jury Awards Apple 5.4% Of Damages It Sought From Samsung

Samsung must pay Apple $119.6 million in damages after a federal jury in California determined that the South Korean company had infringed on at least one of Apple’s patents relating to smartphone software features. But a decision to also award minimal damages to Samsung means that despite …

Apple Is Charging An 82 Percent Markup On The iPad Air

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple trimmed the cost of making its latest iPad along with the tablet computer's width and weight.<p>The research firm IHS Inc. estimates the iPad Air that sells for $499 costs Apple Inc. $274 to make. That's a 13 percent decrease from Apple's cost of $316 to make a comparable …

Samsung: We’ve been making gold phones longer than Apple has been making phones

With Apple’s new gold iPhone 5s getting the most attention of any of the new colorful iPhones it released earlier this month, Samsung wants you to know that it isn’t copying Apple with its new gold Galaxy S4.<p>In a blog post on its official Samsung Tomorrow blog titled, “Golden History of Samsung …

Sorry Guys, but Samsung Already Had a Gold Phone First

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>is making fun of Samsung this morning for blatantly copying Apple's winning strategy — releasing a …

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Google brings ‘Find my iPhone’-like service to Android

The Android Device Manager will show a location, and give options to ring or wipe the phone.<p>Forgetful and unlucky Android phone and tablet owners will be happy to hear that their lost or stolen devices will now be trackable with a free service much like Apple's "Find my iPhone."<p>The Android Device …

Android Phones

The First Affordable Home Security System That Can Think For Itself

"Your cat is just chasing a reflection. Maybe I shouldn't alert the homeowner about this. Or, wait...maybe I should."<p>Canary, a new networked home security system, was posted on Indiegogo this morning. There are lots of similar inexpensive systems out there--most notably the Dropcam--but we're …

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

How to get the Windows 8.1 preview

If you've been screaming from the rooftops for Microsoft to return the Start button to Windows, you're going to be happy. On Wednesday, Microsoft unveiled Windows 8.1 at its Microsoft Build conference. The update brings a long list of new features, but most notably, the Start button returns!<p>Along …

BlackBerry’s BYOD Play: Secure Work Space for iPhone, Android

BlackBerry is extending one of the tentpole features of its new BlackBerry 10 platform to Android and iOS, a key strategy of its quest to remain …

Schools Choose Dell Latitude 10 Over iPad As Official Tablet

With technology evolving as rapidly as it has over the past decade, it seemed inevitable that tablets would eventually make their way into the classroom. Recently, several school districts decided to take the plunge and institute a 1-to-1 distribution of tablets. You might be thinking education’s …

iOS 7 Leaves Older iPhones And iPads Out Of The Fun

iOS 7 hits iPhones this fall, but only the iPhone 5 and iPod touch will get all the features announced at WWDC. The iPhone 4 and 4S will only get the new iOS 7 look and a splattering of features. And forget about the iPhone 3GS and older iPhones. They will be stuck in the skeuomorphic world of iOS …

Microsoft Posts Video of Windows 8.1 in Action

With Windows 8.1, Microsoft is trying to address some key criticisms of the major overhaul it undertook with Windows 8.<p>The company has been dribbling …

Microsoft Windows

Asus Transformer Book Trio runs Windows 8 and Android at the same time

Just when you were thinking that Android tablets couldn’t get more awesome, Asus comes to surprise once again with the new Transformer Book Trio, showcased moments ago at this year’s Computex show. The special thing about the Trio is that it can power two operating systems at the same time: Windows …

Gear & Gadgets

HP Just Announced Two Hybrid Tablets That People Might Actually Want

The Hewlett-Packard brand may still be commonplace in homes and offices, but it can’t be described as particularly desirable. That’s starting to change, however, not least with this morning’s announcement of two genuinely enticing hybrid tablets: the 13-inch Split x2 (above) and the 10-inch …

Dell's Project Ophelia will turn any HDTV into an Android computer this May

Dell introduced Project Ophelia to the world at CES back in January, and now it's revealed shipping timeframes for the Android-powered MHL stick. Ophelia will ship in May to developers, with cable providers and telecoms able to buy it in July. A consumer release will follow shortly thereafter. When …

Federal Circuit Rules Software Invention Unpatentable

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Anthony J. Lombardi practices patent litigation and patent prosecution at Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP. He also provides counseling to clients on prelitigation strategy, portfolio development, patent monetization, and licensing activities.</i><p>A clear legal standard …