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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
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Microsoft sued for infringing patent on Live Tiles   —  The trolls rise to the Surface  —  Microsoft's been touting its Live Tiles concept ever since Windows Phone 7 launched two years ago, but the launch of Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, and particularly the Surface tablets appear to have given …
Oct 31, 2012, 11:35 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Android 4.2 adds gesture typing, wireless TV display, multiple user support on tablets, and more   —  Google adds some extra flavor to Jelly Bean  —  The new Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 aren't just new Android devices — they're showcases for a new version of Android.
Oct 29, 2012, 12:30 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Can Boxee reinvent cable with the help of a TV antenna?   —  The new Boxee TV offers unlimited recording, Netflix, and movies for $99  —  Input one.  It is the most valuable connector on the back of the average American television — and by extension, the most valuable connector in the average American home.
Oct 16, 2012, 10:10 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Apple iPod nano review (2012)   —  Here's the thing: you can't really write a review of the new iPod nano.  What is there to say?  It is a small slab of aluminum with a multitouch screen that plays music files exactly as well as every iPod before it.  —  That is to say, it plays MP3 and AAC files extremely well.
Oct 11, 2012, 5:50 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Wrong turn: Apple's buggy iOS 6 maps lead to widespread complaints   —  Apple has a maps problem.  —  The major new feature of the company's new iOS 6 mobile operating system is a new mapping module developed by Apple itself — a replacement for the Google-supplied maps that have been standard on the iPhone since it debuted in 2007.
Sep 20, 2012, 3:10 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Apple's timid new iPod nano sidesteps a smartwatch revolution   —  By all accounts, Apple's new iPhone 5 is a fine product, a line drive down the middle.  It will easily sell millions and likely even break some records — the massive iPhone ecosystem alone will guarantee that.
Sep 15, 2012, 1:50 AMIn context

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