Motorola demands BlackBerry import ban

Motorola demands BlackBerry import ban

Motorola Inc. (NYSE:MOT) has alleged Waterloo, Ont.-based Research in Motion Ltd. (TSE:RIM) is infringing on its patents and is asking...

January 25th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Nortel bankruptcy: One year later

Nortel bankruptcy: One year later

One year ago, Nortel Networks Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection in Canada, the U.S. and other countries in which it operates.Toronto-based...

January 13th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Nokia sues Apple over iPhone ‘free ride’

Nokia sues Apple over iPhone ‘free ride’

Nokia today said it has sued Apple Inc. in a U.S. court, charging that the iPhone infringes on 10 patents...

October 22nd, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft rivals eye 22 patents to defend Linux

Microsoft rivals eye 22 patents to defend Linux

A group of Linux  proponents will purchase patents formerly held by Microsoft in an effort to defend distributors of the...

September 9th, 2009 Chris Kanaracus and Elizabeth Montalbano

RIM and Wi-LAN make peace

RIM and Wi-LAN make peace

Research in Motion and Wi-LAN announced today that they have settled their pending patent litigation. The settlement has resulted in...

August 10th, 2008 Briony Smith

President and CEO, The Anita Borg Institute

President and CEO, The Anita Borg Institute

There are several theories floating around about why there aren’t more women in IT — and it’s a pressing matter,...

July 31st, 2008 Vawn Himmelsbach

Microsoft gets sued over Silverlight

Microsoft gets sued over Silverlight

Gotuit Media, a Woburn, Mass.-based video developer, is suing Microsoft Corp., claiming the Silverlight multimedia developer software infringes several of...

July 3rd, 2008 Robert McMillan

ITC sides with Nokia over Qualcomm

ITC sides with Nokia over Qualcomm

Qualcomm's bid to block some Nokia phone models from the North American market has suffered another blow, according to Nokia.A...

February 27th, 2008 Stephen Lawson

Minerva sues RIM, Apple, Motorola …

Minerva sues RIM, Apple, Motorola …

Patent-holding firm Minerva Industries is taking the shotgun approach to litigation.Last week, the United States Patent and Trademark Office granted...

January 29th, 2008 Brad Reed