Apple, Others Warn EU Over Patent Fees Guidelines That Favour Qualcomm, Ericsson

Apple, Volkswagen, BMW, and Daimler have warned EU regulators that adopting patent fee guidelines which favour Qualcomm and Ericsson could hurt consumers and hinder innovation. The companies’ lobbying group, the Fair Standards Alliance (FSA), voiced their concerns in a letter dated Oct. 16 to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, Industry Commissioner Elzbieta Bienkowska and their colleagues. The move comes […]

Features Android and iOS Should Borrow From Windows Phone, BlackBerry, and Others

Features Android and iOS Should Borrow From Windows Phone, BlackBerry, and Others HIGHLIGHTS iOS and Android used to be distinctly different in their early days Of late, they’ve overlapped in terms of features and finish Google and Apple should ‘take some inspiration’ from fading competitors During their infancy, it was very easy to distinguish between […]

TAXI Offers Inspiration for Creative Entrepreneurs, Others

TAXI is a daily updated news and editorial site that provides inspiration for creative professionals such as designers, creatives entrepreneurs and others. The site marks its tenth year of publishing in 2o13 and is located at DesignTaxi.com. Its purpose is to showcase the work of creative professionals and entrepreneurs from a variety of industries. It […]

TAXI Offers Inspiration for Creative Entrepreneurs, Others

TAXI is a daily updated news and editorial site that provides inspiration for creative professionals such as designers, creatives entrepreneurs and others. The site marks its tenth year of publishing in 2o13 and is located at DesignTaxi.com. Its purpose is to showcase the work of creative professionals and entrepreneurs from a variety of industries. It […]

IBM, Google, Others to Unveil Open Data Centre Interface to Take on Intel

IBM, Google, Others to Unveil Open Data Centre Interface to Take on Intel HIGHLIGHTS OpenCAPI will provide a high bandwidth, low latency open interface design Will help speed up big data, machine learning, analytics Consortium plans to make OpenCAPI available before the end of the year Technology giants IBM Corp, Google and seven others have […]

BlackBerry to Raise $605 Million From Shareholder Fairfax, Others

BlackBerry to Raise $605 Million From Shareholder Fairfax, Others HIGHLIGHTS BlackBerry will also redeem $1.25 billion worth of outstanding debentures The Canadian company now holds just a sliver of the global market BlackBerry said last month it would stop making its Classic model Troubled smartphone maker BlackBerry said it would raise about $605 million (roughly […]

Digitization can help India leapfrog others: John Chambers

The digital economy will be worth $19 trillion (around Rs.6,000 trillion today) in the next 10 years and digitization is the biggest change ever, which will have 10 times greater impact than that of the Internet, says Chambers. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint New Delhi: Digitization presents India with a chance to leapfrog other nations to become […]

Trolls Who Impersonate Others Online Could Face UK Charges

Britain’s prosecution service says people could be charged if they create fake online profiles in order to harass or humiliate others. The Crown Prosecution Service says it is updating its guidelines to reflect “new and emerging crimes” in the social media age. Director of Public Prosecutions Alison Saunders said Thursday that “we are seeing more […]