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IBM is Expected to File 7,000 Patents in 2016

December 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

The year is almost over, but IBM continues to file patents. They are expected to have 7,000 patents by the end of 2016. This would be the 24th consecutive year that IBM has [...]

Nokia Sues Apple

December 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

Nokia believes that Apple has infringed upon their patents, so they are suing them. 32 patents for smartphones in the United States and Europe were the focus of the lawsuit. [...]

Nokia Buys Deepfield

December 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

Nokia is strengthening their cyber security by acquiring network analytics vendor Deepfield. The purchase would help the company fight DDoS attacks. Deepfield provides [...]

World’s Largest Technology Fund

December 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

Softbank expects to raise $100 billion for technology development and the fund could increase even more if Apple invests in it. Softbank is an Internet and telecommunications [...]

Smart Thermostat Market Worth $2.99 Billion

December 4, 2016 // 0 Comments

By 2022, the smart thermostat market is expected to grow to $2.99 billion. 90% of the market is in North America and Europe. 40% of the market was held by the following [...]

Samsung Buys Harman; Gets Infotainment System

November 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

Harman is a leading provider of infotainment systems for cars. Samsung purchased the company for $8 billion dollars in cash. It sounds like a good investment considering that [...]

Oracle Buys NetSuite for $9.3 Billion

November 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

Oracle expanded their software-as-a-service (SaaS) capabilities by acquiring NetSuite. It would put the company in direct competition with established cloud service providers [...]

Samsung Invests $1 Billion in Texas

November 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

A chip manufacturer in Texas received a contract worth $1 billion from Samsung. It will make processors for smartphones and other electronic devices. This includes the Exynos [...]

Apple Plans to Open Another R&D Center

October 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

The latest news from Apple is a R&D center in Yokohama, Japan. It will open later this year. AI and related technologies will be the focus of research. The CEO of Apple, [...]

Samsung Loses $5.3 Billion Over Galaxy Note 7

October 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

Samsung discontinued the Galaxy Note 7 because of exploding batteries. This will cost the company $5.3 billion. Nearly 2.5 million phones were recalled, but Samsung still [...]

Google Invests in Wind Power in Africa

October 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

Kenya’s Lake Turkana Wind Power Project is funded by Google. It’s the largest wind project in Africa. Google will buy 12.5% of the $700 million project from [...]
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