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Google Patents Pay-Per-Gaze Advertising

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The patents show images of a Google Glass-style headset, which would keep track of users' eye movements to create a "gazing log" for advertisers and a sensor that keeps track of pupil dilation in order to judge the effectiveness of ad campaigns. The patents show images of a Google Glass-style headset, which would keep track of users' eye movements to create a "gazing log" for advertisers and a sensor that keeps track of pupil dilation in order to judge the effectiveness of ad campaigns. 0 Comments

Twitter Patents Itself

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Twitter has been recognized by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) as an invention. The applicants are listed as Jack Dorsey and Christopher Isaac, alias Biz Stone, and the patent application now approved pretty much describes Twitter. Twitter has been recognized by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) as an invention. The applicants are listed as Jack Dorsey and Christopher Isaac, alias Biz Stone, and the patent application now approved pretty much describes Twitter. 0 Comments

Victorious Over Google & AOL, Vringo Targets Microsoft in Search Patent Suit

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The suit alleges that Microsoft infringed on two search patents owned by I/P Engine. Vringo successfully sued Google and AOL for $30 million in damages based on technology that allows search engines to work concurrently with advertisement systems. The suit alleges that Microsoft infringed on two search patents owned by I/P Engine. Vringo successfully sued Google and AOL for $30 million in damages based on technology that allows search engines to work concurrently with advertisement systems. 0 Comments

Eric Schmidt: Google vs. Apple Fight a Big Win for Users

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The ongoing battle between Apple and Google for supremacy in the mobile market is the "defining fight" in the industry, says Google's Executive Chairman. Eric Schmidt also said Apple has learned "maps are hard" and they should have kept Google Maps. The ongoing battle between Apple and Google for supremacy in the mobile market is the "defining fight" in the industry, says Google's Executive Chairman. Eric Schmidt also said Apple has learned "maps are hard" and they should have kept Google Maps. 0 Comments

Google Hit With Patent Lawsuit Over Chrome for Mobile Technology

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Google is being sued by California-based EMG, which alleges that Google's Chrome web browser infringes its patents relating to zooming and scrolling functions. EMG seeks financial damages and to prevent Chrome mobile web browser distribution. Google is being sued by California-based EMG, which alleges that Google's Chrome web browser infringes its patents relating to zooming and scrolling functions. EMG seeks financial damages and to prevent Chrome mobile web browser distribution. 0 Comments

Facebook & Yahoo Strike New Advertising Deal, Settle Patent Squabble

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Facebook and Yahoo have settled their patent infringement cases. The companies will cross-license each's respective patents. Also, they have struck a deal which will allow both sides to collaborate on advertising deals and promote content. Facebook and Yahoo have settled their patent infringement cases. The companies will cross-license each's respective patents. Also, they have struck a deal which will allow both sides to collaborate on advertising deals and promote content. 0 Comments

Yahoo, Facebook Negotiating Patent War Settlement

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Yahoo has asked for a two week extension in its patent lawsuit with Facebook as both parties seek to come to a settlement. Both firms are eager to end the dispute, and it was a Yahoo lawyer who has filed for a two week extension. Yahoo has asked for a two week extension in its patent lawsuit with Facebook as both parties seek to come to a settlement. Both firms are eager to end the dispute, and it was a Yahoo lawyer who has filed for a two week extension. 0 Comments

Microsoft Buys AOL Patents for $1 Billion

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AOL is selling more than 800 patents to Microsoft for $1.056 billion in cash. AOL will retain patents related to advertising, search, social networking, content generation/management, mapping and others, and Microsoft will license 300 more patents. AOL is selling more than 800 patents to Microsoft for $1.056 billion in cash. AOL will retain patents related to advertising, search, social networking, content generation/management, mapping and others, and Microsoft will license 300 more patents. 0 Comments

Facebook Buys 750 IBM Patents to Defend Against Yahoo

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In a move that appears designed to bolster its ability to defend itself against patent-related lawsuits, particularly a recently issued case from rival Yahoo, Facebook has bought 750 patents cover technologies relating to software and networking. In a move that appears designed to bolster its ability to defend itself against patent-related lawsuits, particularly a recently issued case from rival Yahoo, Facebook has bought 750 patents cover technologies relating to software and networking. 0 Comments

It's Official: Yahoo Sues Facebook Over 10 Patents

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The suit alleges that Facebook features, including the News Feed and video content ads, are based on Yahoo patents for social networking and online advertising. The suit also alleges that Facebook is violating Yahoo patents preventing click fraud. The suit alleges that Facebook features, including the News Feed and video content ads, are based on Yahoo patents for social networking and online advertising. The suit also alleges that Facebook is violating Yahoo patents preventing click fraud. 0 Comments

IBM Assigns Over 200 Patents to Google

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IBM has agreed to a deal that will see the company assign more than 200 patents to Google. Patents include filings related to rendering pages, analyzing large-scale indexes, VOIP platforms, voice-activated search and social-networking technologies. IBM has agreed to a deal that will see the company assign more than 200 patents to Google. Patents include filings related to rendering pages, analyzing large-scale indexes, VOIP platforms, voice-activated search and social-networking technologies. 0 Comments

Google Buys 12 Patents, Protection for Google Related, Instant Pages

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Google has bought 12 patents relating to “cross-referencing information online, techniques for speeding up Web browsing and online advertising,” a move likely meant to protect two recently launched products: Google Related and Instant Pages. Google has bought 12 patents relating to “cross-referencing information online, techniques for speeding up Web browsing and online advertising,” a move likely meant to protect two recently launched products: Google Related and Instant Pages. 0 Comments