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IBM Is One of the World's Biggest Patent Trolls
Patents

IBM Is One of the World's Biggest Patent Trolls

Every tech company around is probably paying money to IBM based entirely on its massive patent portfolio.
IBM Just Made a Powerful Research Tool Available to Everyone for Free
IBM

IBM Just Made a Powerful Research Tool Available to Everyone for Free

A new quantum computing project is available to play with online.
Apple Shows Us It's Hard to Be Innovative When You're on Top. But Does it Really Matter?
Growth Strategies

Apple Shows Us It's Hard to Be Innovative When You're on Top. But Does it Really Matter?

The iPhone maker is no longer the scrappy upstart it was in the early 2000s. Now, it's the most valuable company in the world.
Nina Zipkin
Not So Great Deal: IBM Whacks Groupon With Lawsuit
Lawsuits

Not So Great Deal: IBM Whacks Groupon With Lawsuit

The tech giant said it has warned the site before.
Ex-IBM Employee from China Arrested in U.S. for Code Theft
IBM

Ex-IBM Employee from China Arrested in U.S. for Code Theft

An undercover officer posing as an investor seeking to start a data storage company contacted the former IBM employee, who was later arrested and charged with one count of theft of a trade secret.
IBM Is Taking an Unusual Approach to Selling Patents to Startups
Patents

IBM Is Taking an Unusual Approach to Selling Patents to Startups

While it's not strange for a large patent holder to sell off patents, IBM's method is raising some eyebrows.
IBM, Facebook Team Up on Marketing Analytics Mashup
Collaborating

IBM, Facebook Team Up on Marketing Analytics Mashup

The goal is to drive personalized campaigns, both on the social network and across other digital channels.
IBM Uncovers New, Sophisticated Cyber Scam Targeting Businesses
Security

IBM Uncovers New, Sophisticated Cyber Scam Targeting Businesses

It uses a combination of phishing, malware and phone calls that has netted Eastern European cyber criminals more than $1 million.
IBM Says It Will Invest $3 Billion in 'Internet of Things' Unit
Internet of Things

IBM Says It Will Invest $3 Billion in 'Internet of Things' Unit

The goal is to sell its expertise in gathering and making sense of the surge in real-time data.
BlackBerry Launches New, High-Security Tablet
Security

BlackBerry Launches New, High-Security Tablet

It was developed with IBM and Samsung.
IBM Looking at Adopting Bitcoin Technology for Major Currencies
Bitcoin

IBM Looking at Adopting Bitcoin Technology for Major Currencies

The tech company is looking at the underlying technology behind bitcoin, known as the 'blockchain,' to create a digital cash and payment system.
The Companies That Apply for the Most Patents and Trademarks (Infographic)
Infographics

The Companies That Apply for the Most Patents and Trademarks (Infographic)

Legal startup SmartUp generated this infographic summarizing who is getting patents, where and how long it is taking the application process to complete.
Catherine Clifford
Apple Breaks a New Record: Your Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Apple Breaks a New Record: Your Weekly News Roundup

The latest on Apple, Tesla and why your search for love may be putting your employer in cyber security danger.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Palantir Buys Fancy That, an Indication that Brick-And-Mortar Shopping Is Increasingly a Digital Game
Big Data

Palantir Buys Fancy That, an Indication that Brick-And-Mortar Shopping Is Increasingly a Digital Game

The acquisition is a bit of a departure from Palantir's focus on issues like national security and defense strategy but also a harbinger of how data analysis is changing the game for retailers.
Catherine Clifford