Mo Yun, a 42- year-old who was charged in this month with conspiring to steal trade secrets, was allowed to post $250,000 bond, must wear a GPS monitor and stay in a home in the Des Moines area between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m. daily.» Read More
It's a battle of the tech titans, as Oracle and Google head to court over claims Google violated Oracle's intellectual property rights relating to the Java programming language, with CNBC's Jon Fortt.
New fallout from the government's shutdown of the file-sharing site, Megaupload, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin. The hacker group Anonymous attacked various government sites and content-related organizations, as a result.
Hackers in China have accessed the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's computer systems for more than a year, with CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Hackers in China breached Chamber of Commerce computers, reports the Wall Street Journal. CNBC's Eamon Javers discusses.
The Intellectual Property Exchange will enable investors to buy and sell shares of patents, with Jim Malackowski, Ocean Tomo chairman/CEO.
Congress is looking at ways to make it easier for entrepreneurs to raise money, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Discussing whether China is a currency manipulator; stealing U.S. intellectual property, and practicing free trade, with Rodger Baker, Stratfor,
Yale professor David Gelernter survived an attack by the Unabomber. Now, he's up against a bigger force: He's suing Apple. After seeing an email from Steve Jobs in the case, one patent law expert said simply, "Wow."
China is pushing the boundaries of piracy even further with a theme park based on the online gaming blockbuster, World of Warcraft — a dream come true for gamers in a country internet addiction is so common it's treated in hospital. The FT reports.
Jim Malackowski, Ocean Tomo, with a look at which companies have patent portfolios that could make them potential takeover targets, and Ed Snyder, Charter Equity Research weighs in on Qualcomm's portfolio.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on trades to play today. Also, Colin Gillis, BGC Partners, takes a look at why Google is snapping up Motorola Mobility and what it means to the competition.
Discussing Google's strategy and the value of intellectual property, with Michael Price, Evercore Partners.
Discussing the battle over patent assets and what's at stake for investors, with Michael Molano, Mayer Brown partner.
Discussing a new source of value for companies, with Jim Malackowski, Ocean Tomo CEO, and CNBC's Herb Greenberg.
Australia’s goal of having the world’s toughest tobacco promotion laws in place by 2012 moved closer on Thursday when it released the plain packing design that all cigarette manufacturers will be forced to adopt as part of new legislation. The FT reports.
Google has accused arch-rival Microsoft of plagiarising its internet search results in an attempt to narrow the big lead that Google still holds in the highly profitable search business.
Shares of Google and Apple edged higher in pre-market trading after a federal court judge dismissed a patent lawsuit against the tech giants brought by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen.
Paris, Milan, New York, London...Beijing? Chinese designers would certainly like to see their runways join the ranks of the world's best, and they're using China Fashion Week, their annual showcase, to make a statement - from the bold to the bizarre.
Retailers are flocking to India, thanks to an economy that is still growing and a young population eager to gobble up new brand names. But some Western brands — once they conquer the regulatory hurdles to getting into the market here — may get a sinking sense of familiarity.
Apple's iTunes Store started selling thousands of songs without copy protection, marking the trendsetting company's latest coup and a model for what analysts say will likely become a pattern for online music sales.