E.U. boost to open source software

E.U. boost to open source software

The European Union (E.U.) is hoping to give the European open source software industry a competitive boost through a...

September 7th, 2004 Matthew Broersma

Open sourcers revolt against Microsoft antispam plan

Open sourcers revolt against Microsoft antispam plan

Two prominent open-source software groups have rejected a proposed technology standard backed by Microsoft Corp. that would close a loophole...

September 6th, 2004 Paul Roberts

EU boost to open source software

EU boost to open source software

The European Union (E.U.) is hoping to give the European open source software industry a competitive boost through a...

September 2nd, 2004 Matthew Broersma

Japan helps drive surge in global patent applications

Japan helps drive surge in global patent applications

Latest figures for the number of applications for international patent filing by companies through the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)...

August 26th, 2004 Paul Kallender

Wi-LAN launches patent suit against Cisco

Wi-LAN launches patent suit against Cisco

Having already settled a wireless patent dispute with Redline Communications Inc. over its wideband orthagonal frequency division multiplexing (W-OFDM) technology...

June 24th, 2004 Carly Suppa

Montreal firm looks to investigate carriers for patent infringement

Montreal firm looks to investigate carriers for patent infringement

A Montreal telecom equipment vendor says certain carriers and other network gear makers might have infringed its intellectual property rights,...

February 19th, 2004 Stefan Dubowski

Big Blue makes the most of its gray matter

Big Blue makes the most of its gray matter

Jim Stack's expertise is printed circuit boards, but that didn't stop him from tackling a medical design project. He teamed...

January 19th, 2004 Ann Bednarz

European Parliament software patents vote will be close

European Parliament software patents vote will be close

With most of the main political parties divided, Wednesday's vote at the European Parliament on a Union-wide law on computer-implemented...

September 23rd, 2003 Paul Meller

T-Mobile, RIM launch new color-screen BlackBerry

T-Mobile, RIM launch new color-screen BlackBerry

A few months after the launch of the BlackBerry 7230 in Europe, Research in Motion Ltd. (RIM) brought the device...

August 11th, 2003 Tom Krazit