Forty years ago this week, in the case of Parker v. Flook, the US Supreme Court came close to banning software patents. “The court said, ‘Well, software is just math; you can’t patent math,'” said Stanford legal scholar Mark Lemley.
Interview Competition watchdogs need to move faster and consider the bigger picture to deal effectively with transnational tech behemoths like Google, says BT’s former chief lawyer.
During the Second World War, Turing worked for the Government Code and Cypher School (GC&CS) at Bletchley Park, Britain’s codebreaking centre that produced Ultra intelligence. For a time he led Hut 8, the section which was responsible for German naval cryptanalysis.
If you thought the PUBG vs Fortnite lawsuit was going to be peak legal excitement in the gaming industry, think again.
Several current and former AT&T employees in Hawaii are condemning the company, accusing it of pushing workers to use unethical sales tactics — and then firing them when they did.
Earlier this year, it was reported that Elliott Broidy, a convicted felon in a 2009 bribery case and a top Donald Trump fundraiser, proffered meetings with the president to foreign regimes who were also potential clients of his defense firm Circinus.
ANN ARBOR—IBM’s announcement that they had produced the world’s smallest computer back in March raised a few eyebrows at the University of Michigan, home of the previous champion of tiny computing. Now, the Michigan team has gone even smaller, with a device that measures just 0.
Dave, an app aimed at helping folks avoid overdraft fees, has secured $13 million in a fundraising round.Mark Cuban, the famed Shark Tank investor, participated in the round.