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Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 3:55 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Apple's 'Transparent Texting' Lets You Text and Walk

Apple's 'Transparent Texting' Lets You Text and Walk

Apple hopes to make texting while walking safer by turning a handheld screen into a live video feed, according to reports. Read »

Monday, Mar 10, 2014 at 4:38 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Apple Will Use Samsung for A8 Chip

Apple Will Use Samsung for A8 Chip

Despite lawsuits, Apple will again use Samsung to create its next-generation processor for its iPhone and iPad Air. Read »

Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 at 10:18 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Apple Gets Patent for Health-Tracking Headphones

Apple Gets Patent for Health-Tracking Headphones

Apple's rumored foray into health monitoring seems to gain traction as it gains a patent for biometric headphones. Read »

Friday, Feb 14, 2014 at 12:00 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Apple, Samsung Talks Fail, Heading to Court

Apple, Samsung Talks Fail, Heading to Court

Korean reports say that Apple and Samsung's mediated negotiations to hammer out a settlement over patent infringement have failed. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 14, 2014 at 12:55 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Nearly Doubles Patents in 2013

Google Nearly Doubles Patents in 2013

Google received 1,851 patents in 2013, a 62 percent jump from 2012, and beating out Apple. Read »

Tuesday, Dec 24, 2013 at 12:42 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Apple Patents Hover Sensor

Apple Patents Hover Sensor

Apple received a patent for a hovering sensor to work on a smartphone, according to a report. Read »

Thursday, Dec 12, 2013 at 4:02 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Former Googler to Head Up Patent Office

Former Googler to Head Up Patent Office

Michelle Lee, a former Google deputy general counsel and head of patents and patent strategy, has been named deputy director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and will head the agency. Read »

Wednesday, Dec 4, 2013 at 1:13 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

White House Dislikes Patent Trolls

White House Dislikes Patent Trolls

The White House has backed a House bill that would make it easier for companies to fight against patent trolls. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2013 at 11:46 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Apple Battles Over Smartphone Patent

Apple Battles Over Smartphone Patent

Apple has been accused of violating a smartphone patent owned by a California inventor in 1997. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2013 at 12:40 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Working on Neck Tattoo Microphone

Google Working on Neck Tattoo Microphone

Google filed a patent for an adhesive neck tattoo that would serve as a microphone and possible lie detector. Read »

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