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Jeff John Roberts / Fortune:
Google's Jigsaw unveils Perspective, an AI-powered tool for publishers to weed out abusive comments, available as an API for free   —  A research team tied to Google unveiled a new tool on Thursday that could have a profound effect on how we talk to each other online.
Feb 23, 2017, 7:45 AMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Fortune:
SCOTUS will hear patent case that could limit “venue shopping”, the patent troll practice to file cases in friendly jurisdictions like Eastern District of Texas   —  In a move that may shake-up U.S. patent law, the Supreme Court this week decided to hear a case about where patent owners …
Dec 18, 2016, 9:30 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Fortune:
Alibaba's Ant Financial acquires US biometric authentication startup EyeVerify; source says for $100M   —  Alibaba's payments arm, Ant Financial, has acquired EyeVerify, a maker of optical recognition technology used byWells Fargo along with dozens of regional banks and credit unions across the country.
Sep 13, 2016, 8:45 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Fortune:
Palantir files suit against early investor Marc Abramowitz, claiming the investor stole confidential info about key projects, then filed patents independently   —  Palantir, a secretive firm that supplies data analytics to companies and governments, filed a dramatic lawsuit against one of its early investors …
Sep 6, 2016, 11:25 AMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Fortune:
Oracle says it is funding anti-Google research group The Google Transparency Project   —  Groups with words like “transparency” in their name are typically very open about how they operate.  That's why the “Campaign for Accountability,” a non-profit hatched in Washington this spring …
Aug 19, 2016, 11:35 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Fortune:
What's at stake in Google and Oracle's $9.3B fair use fight over Java APIs   —  Gather round tech folks, it's time for an epic rematch between two industry giants.  At stake is not just billions of dollars in copyright claims, but also a controversial legal concept that could roil the entire software industry.
May 11, 2016, 10:50 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Fortune:
Netflix and Amazon users sue to stop Chicago's 9% streaming tax   —  It's on.  Subscribers to popular streaming services, including XBox Live and Spotify, have filed a lawsuit that claims the city of Chicago's controversial tax policy on digital entertainment is illegal.
Sep 14, 2015, 12:10 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Fortune:
RealtyMogul gets $35M Series B to grow data-driven platform for real estate investors   —  The business proposition behind RealtyMogul may sound a little odd: you and other accredited investors from around the internet can put money into an apartment building in Florida, or a storage locker service …
Jul 14, 2015, 10:25 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Fortune:
Court refuses to halt FCC rules, net neutrality rules go into effect on Friday   —  In a victory for the Federal Communications Commission, a Washington appeals court on Thursday refused to grant a request by the telecom industry to suspend “net neutrality” rules that are scheduled to go into effect tomorrow.
Jun 11, 2015, 6:25 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Fortune:
Obama administration sides with Oracle in Supreme Court fight with Google over copyrighted Java APIs   —  Let Oracle own API's, Justice Dept tells top court in surprise filing  —  The right of companies to use key elements of computer code, known as application programming interfaces (API's) …
May 27, 2015, 5:00 AMIn context

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