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Lawrence Hurley / Reuters:
Supreme Court throws out $399M penalty judgment against Samsung in patent dispute with Apple over iPhone design, sends the case back to the lower court   —  The Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with Samsung in its big-money smartphone patent fight with Apple, throwing out an appeals court ruling …
Dec 6, 2016, 10:27 AMIn context
Julia Love / Reuters:
Tim Cook says Apple Watch set a new sales record during first week of holiday shopping, and the current quarter is on track to be the best ever for the product   —  Sales of the Apple Watch to consumers set a record during the first week of holiday shopping, and the current quarter is on track …
Dec 6, 2016, 1:10 AMIn context
Tom Hals / Reuters:
Delaware court revives 2014 case against Pincus and fellow Zynga board members, alleging they allowed leaders at firm to act on inside info in 2012 stock sale   —  The Delaware Supreme Court revived a lawsuit against Zynga Inc's (ZNGA.O) controlling shareholder, Mark Pincus …
Dec 5, 2016, 9:20 PMIn context
Reuters:
Report: Europe expected to hit $13.6B in tech funding in '16, up from $12.6B in '15 and almost 5X from '11; lack of access to later-stage capital hinders growth   —  Europe's tech sector is on track for a record level of investments this year but poor access to late-stage capital is keeping …
Dec 5, 2016, 3:30 AMIn context
Diane Bartz / Reuters:
Obama prohibits German semiconductor equipment maker Aixtron from selling its US-based business to a Chinese investment fund, citing national security risks   —  President Barack Obama issued an executive order which prohibits China's Fujian Grand Chip Investment Fund from acquiring …
Dec 2, 2016, 6:35 PMIn context
Kristina Cooke / Reuters:
Facebook developing AI to flag nudity, violence, and other content violating its policies in Facebook Live streams   —  Facebook Inc (FB.O) is working on automatically flagging offensive material in live video streams, building on a growing effort to use artificial intelligence to monitor content …
Dec 1, 2016, 10:25 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
FBI gains ability to hack computers in any jurisdiction with warrant, as Senator Wyden's attempts to block changes to the criminal procedure rules failed   —  A last-ditch effort in the Senate to block or delay rule changes that would expand the U.S. government's hacking powers failed Wednesday …
Nov 30, 2016, 1:55 PMIn context
David Shepardson / Reuters:
US auto regulator NHTSA details GM's semi-autonomous “Super Cruise” system that uses facial recognition tech to ensure driver is alert, raises safety concerns   —  General Motors Co's semi-autonomous “Super Cruise” system will allow drivers to take their hands off the steering wheel …
Nov 30, 2016, 1:55 AMIn context
Reuters:
Filings: Chinese government money backs US-based Canyon Bridge Capital Partners, which made a $1.3B deal for US chipmaker Lattice Semiconductor Corp this month   —  Canyon Bridge Capital Partners, a buyout fund that agreed to acquire U.S.-based chip maker Lattice Semiconductor Corp (LSCC.O) …
Nov 28, 2016, 6:55 PMIn context
Christoph Steitz / Reuters:
Report: BMW's i Ventures VC fund increased to $500M from $100M, to relocate from NY to Bay Area   —  BMW (BMWG.DE) is increasing the size of its venture capital fund, BMW i Ventures, to 500 million euros (425 million pounds) from 100 million, German business daily Handelsblatt said on Sunday …
Nov 27, 2016, 4:35 PMIn context

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