Category: Technology

Tech news : Judge cuts Apple award versus Samsung, sets new damages trial 0

Tech news : Judge cuts Apple award versus Samsung, sets new damages trial

Apple Inc had a major setback in its mobile patents battle with Samsung Electronics on Friday, as a federal judge slashed a $1.05 billion jury award by more than 40 percent and set a...

Tech news : Smartphones Encouraged at This Theater 0

Tech news : Smartphones Encouraged at This Theater

The show is about to start. You fire off that last text message, tweet or Facebook post about how excited you are. You silence your phone and put it in your pocket or bag....

Tech news : HTC smartphone maker settles U.S. software security case 0

Tech news : HTC smartphone maker settles U.S. software security case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – HTC America, which makes smartphones and tablets that use Android and Windows software, will settle a U.S. regulator’s charges it failed to take adequate steps to eliminate security flaws that put...

Tech news : Google Unveils Detailed Map of NKorea 0

Tech news : Google Unveils Detailed Map of NKorea

On Tuesday, Google unveiled a detailed map of North Korea, offering a rare glimpse inside the streets, landmarks and even the gulags located in the world’s most isolated country. From train stations to department...

Tech news : New BlackBerry to Be ‘Most Comprehensive in Mobile History’ 0

Tech news : New BlackBerry to Be ‘Most Comprehensive in Mobile History’

RIM is finally ready with its answer to Apple’s iPhone and the many Android smartphones. After months of delays, RIM CEO Thorsten Heins, along with others from the company, will take the stage Wednesday...

Tech news : Nintendo to post unexpected loss as Wii successor falters 0

Tech news : Nintendo to post unexpected loss as Wii successor falters

TOKYO (Reuters) – Nintendo Co Ltd, the world’s leading gaming company by machines sold, said it will post an operating loss for a second straight year as the sales of its Wii U, successor...

Tech news : Fidelity Contrafund cut Apple stake 3 percent in December 0

Tech news : Fidelity Contrafund cut Apple stake 3 percent in December

BOSTON (Reuters) – Portfolio manager Will Danoff, whose $85 billion Fidelity Contrafund is the largest active shareholder in Apple Inc, trimmed his holdings in the maker of the iPhone by 3.1 percent in December....

Tech news : Alcatel-Lucent’s credit facility raised to 2 billion euro 0

Tech news : Alcatel-Lucent’s credit facility raised to 2 billion euro

PARIS (Reuters) – Telecom equipment maker Alcatel-Lucent said on Wednesday its credit facility underwritten by Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs has been raised to 2 billion euros from an initial 1.6 billion euros following...

Tech news : U.S. court rejects Apple’s bid to raise damages in Samsung case 0

Tech news : U.S. court rejects Apple’s bid to raise damages in Samsung case

South Korea’s Samsung Electronics Co did not willfully infringe on some of Apple Inc’s patents, a U.S. federal court has ruled, foiling Apple’s attempt to ratchet up the $1.05 billion in damages it was...

Tech news : Dell founder may control PC maker after buyout-Bloomberg 0

Tech news : Dell founder may control PC maker after buyout-Bloomberg

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Dell Inc’s founder and chief executive may pay as much as $1 billion out of his personal fortune to assume control of the world’s No. 3 PC maker in a...