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Joe Mullin / Ars Technica:
Court: Google infringed patents, must pay 1.36 percent of AdWords revenue   —  Vringo is a tiny company that purchased some patents from Lycos, an old search engine, in 2011 and then used those patents to sue Google.  In December 2012, Vringo won $30 million in a jury trial …
Jan 28, 2014, 11:20 PMIn context
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Medium, Evan Williams's Post-Twitter Media Startup, Raises $25 Million Round   —  Medium is about to become large.  —  The collaborative publishing startup has just closed a $25 million round of financing, the company confirmed, marking its first major funding raise since it launched a little more than a year ago.
Jan 28, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Digits:
Yahoo in Talks to Buy App Developer Tomfoolery for $16 Million   —  Yahoo is in talks to acquire business app developer Tomfoolery for about $16 million, according to two people familiar with the negotiations.  —  The discussions are at an advanced stage but the deal isn't yet final, the people said
Jan 28, 2014, 7:20 AMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Datameer picks up $19M to help companies do analytics along with Hadoop   —  In simplifying Hadoop — which takes an elephant as it mascot — Datameer is helping more people process and analyze data.  —  Hadoop, the leading framework used by companies to process huge amounts of data, has become all the rage right now.
Dec 19, 2013, 12:05 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Yahoo Introduces New Style Of Flickr Embeds To Seed Content Outside Of The Site   —  Yahoo has introduced a new cleaner style of photo embeds today.  Just about everyone has used content from Flickr in various ways at some point, especially from its great store of Creative Commons licensed images.
Dec 18, 2013, 8:45 PMIn context
Aldrin Calimlim / App Advice:
Yahoo Weather Goes Universal: Flickr-Enhanced Forecasts Now Optimized For iPad   —  Yahoo Weather has just been updated with universal support.  As a result, the acclaimed weather app has been optimized for iPad and iPad mini in addition to iPhone and iPod touch.
Dec 16, 2013, 2:10 PMIn context
Joe Mullin / Ars Technica:
“Revenge porn” operator arrested, charged with ID theft   —  Websites that post nude pictures of adults without their permission, commonly known as “revenge porn” sites, have recently drawn public scorn and a few lawsuits.  —  Now, the owner of one revenge porn website is facing prison.
Dec 11, 2013, 7:50 AMIn context
Joe Mullin / Ars Technica:
Judge: MPAA can't call Hotfile founders “pirates” or “thieves” at trial   —  Action figures that absolutely can't be used in the upcoming MPAA v. Hotfile trial.  —  lamont_cranston / flickr  —  In years past, the Motion Picture Association of America has had success in shutting down peer …
Dec 3, 2013, 4:10 AMIn context
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat:
Mobile rules Walmart: Accounted for 53% of Thanksgiving traffic, new mobile customers up 3 times   —  Black Friday is just beginning, but Walmart has already seen some impressive stats from shoppers on Thanksgiving day — especially when it comes to mobile.  —  The retail giant announced …
Nov 29, 2013, 2:00 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Flickr can now turn your pictures into keepsakes with one-click photo books   —  Anyone who wants to print out their photographs has no shortage of options, from spending a few cents at the corner drugstore to building a glossy book using Apple's iPhoto software.
Nov 19, 2013, 7:15 PMIn context

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