Microsoft-i4i showdown at Word hearing

Microsoft-i4i showdown at Word hearing

A federal appeals court today heard arguments in a patent infringement case involving Word that required Microsoft to pay nearly...

September 23rd, 2009 Greg Keizer

Facebook sued over social net patent

Facebook sued over social net patent

Facebook has been sued by a software company in Baltimore that claims the social-networking site is violating a two-year-old patent....

September 23rd, 2009 Robert McMillan

Microsoft calls for a new trial

Microsoft calls for a new trial

Microsoft Corp. called the claim by Canadian developer i4i Inc. that it plotted to drive the company out of business...

September 15th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Court allows sale of Word…for now

Court allows sale of Word…for now

An appeals court has granted Microsoft Corp.'s request to put off an injunction that could have forced it to stop...

September 4th, 2009 Nancy Gohring

Microsoft cries foul over i4i ruling

Microsoft cries foul over i4i ruling

Microsoft Corp.'s lawyers late yesterday said the verdict that awarded a Canadian developer nearly $300 million in damages and resulted...

August 27th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft warns "massive disruption" if Word sales is halted

Microsoft warns "massive disruption" if Word sales is halted

Microsoft late Tuesday warned of "massive disruptions" to sales of Office, as well as to partners such as Best Buy,...

August 19th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Can technical workaround solve Microsoft Word’s legal woes?

Can technical workaround solve Microsoft Word’s legal woes?

Microsoft can likely sidestep a recent injunction by a Texas federal judge that bars the company from selling Word with...

August 14th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

i4i patent unlikely to withstand Microsoft challenge: Content expert

i4i patent unlikely to withstand Microsoft challenge: Content expert

Thinking about a new Word or Office rollout but nervous about a recent Texas federal court judgment ordering Microsoft to...

August 13th, 2009

i4i gets injunction against sales of MS Word

i4i gets injunction against sales of MS Word

A judge on Tuesday ordered Microsoft Corp. to stop selling Microsoft Word products in their current form in the U.S.,...

August 12th, 2009 Nancy Gohring