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Report: Apple, Google, Microsoft join forces to buy Kodak patents
The technology industry may be moving to a more cooperative mode on patents, with Apple, Google and Microsoft putting their patent disputes to one side for the sale of former photography giant Kodak's patent stack.
US drops ‘net regulation bombshell, threatens WCIT exit
As the ITU’s WCIT conference rolls on in Dubai, the head of the American delegation Terry Kramer has pointed to the big red button, threatening to veto any new treaty it believes puts the Internet at risk.
Kiwi archaeologists cook up a record of Earth’s magnetism
A kind of oven used by the Maori since long before Europeans arrived in New Zealand is being mined for archaeological information about the history of Earth’s magnetic fields.