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Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Dell's downward spiral: 10 years of failed consumer devices   —  Things haven't gone so well since the Dell Dude split  —  It's no secret why Dell's struggling so badly it just took a $2b loan from Microsoft and bought itself back from shareholders to become a private company …
Feb 6, 2013, 10:15 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Pebble smartwatch review   —  Can Pebble make the first smartwatch for regular people?  —  The Pebble smartwatch is a lot more than just a watch — it's the latest attempt to turn your wrist into the launchpad for a wearable computing revolution.  It's also the preeminent symbol of the Kickstarter hardware revolution.
Jan 28, 2013, 9:20 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Vizio gets back in the phone game with 5-inch 1080p and 4.7-inch 720p handsets... for China   —  Two of the hottest phones at CES, but you can't have one  —  Two years ago, Vizio came to CES and announced the Vizio Phone, a skinned Android phone that quietly died at the hands of American carrier politics.
Jan 7, 2013, 12:05 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Why the Instagram debacle just taught every tech company to be shadier than ever   —  Last night Instagram announced that it was retracting a controversial terms of service change that was widely and inaccurately interpreted to mean that the company would be selling user photos.
Dec 21, 2012, 1:25 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
No, Instagram can't sell your photos: what the new terms of service really mean   —  Turns out no one really trusts Facebook after all  —  You agree that a business may pay Instagram to display your photos in connection with paid or sponsored content or promotions without any compensation to you.
Dec 18, 2012, 2:55 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Tweets of rage: does free speech on the internet actually exist?   —  Better read those terms of service again  —  Is Twitter more like a phone company or more like a newspaper?  It's a laughably strained comparison — Twitter is Twitter, not some relic of a previous era …
Dec 4, 2012, 10:10 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Head of US Patent and Trademark Office to step down in January   —  In an unexpected move, David Kappos will step down as Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office in January, after serving for four years.  The news leaked earlier today on the PatentlyO blog …
Nov 26, 2012, 4:30 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Why Apple and HTC settled their patent litigation   —  Sometimes it's easier to just pay the money  —  Apple and HTC just announced a surprise settlement to their ongoing patent litigation, which spanned multiple lawsuits in courts around the world.  The deal will see both companies drop …
Nov 11, 2012, 12:00 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Microsoft's chief patent counsel Bart Eppenauer: ‘We believe our patent laws have served the country very well.’   —  But will he accept our challenge to write his next legal document with a stylus?  —  Bart Eppenauer is Microsof't Chief Patent Counsel — the man who oversees the company's enormous portfolio of 20,000 patents.
Nov 7, 2012, 11:15 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
iPhone, iFone, and Apple's Mexican trademark standoff: what's really going on   —  Yes, you can buy an iPhone in Mexico  —  News broke all over the web today that Apple had lost a “major” trademark case against a company called iFone that might prevent it from selling the iPhone in Mexico.
Nov 2, 2012, 4:50 PMIn context

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