Elon Musk Releases All Of Tesla Motors' Patents

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Tesla Chief Executive Office Elon Musk celebrates at his company's factory in Fremont

‘They have been removed, in the spirit of the open source movement, for the advancement of electric vehicle technology’

Elon Musk Wants To Open Tesla Supercharger Stations To All Electric Cars

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
A Tesla Model S is charged at a Tesla Motors dealership at Corte Madera Village, an outdoor retail mall, in Corte Madera

Entrepreneur’s ‘fairly controversial’ decision revealed

Elon Musk Is Thinking Of Doing Something 'Fairly Controversial' With Tesla's Patents

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
CEO of Tesla Motors Musk waves during a news conference in Beijing

‘I was hoping other companies would engage in more serious electric-car programs’

Patent Case Could Upset International Law

Opinion | Kristen Jakobsen Osenga
The exterior of the U.S. Supreme Court is seen in Washington

The Supreme Court could overturn long-standing rules and extend patent law beyond the U.S.

Apple's transparent texting patent FINALLY lets you text and walk safely

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
The Apple flagship retail store is pictured in San Francisco

Patent could be applied to numerous other apps

Consumer tech rip-off from patent pools

Opinion | Steve Pociask
Inventor and entrepreneur Thomas Edison holds nearly 1,100 U.S. patents to his name. He invented the stock ticker, recorded music and motion pictures. Oh yeah, and the light bulb. Edison had very little formal schooling; most of what he learned as a child he attributed to his mother.

When you buy a DVD, personal computer, digital television or another audio/video capable device, you may be paying more for something than you should be.

Lawmakers reintroduce bill to protect tech companies from 'patent trolls'

Politics | Josh Peterson
Earns Yahoo

‘Patent trolls don’t create new technology, and they don’t create American jobs’

Blackberry maker loses patent suit over software - AP

Business | admin
Earns Research in Motion
Mformation, of Edison, N.J., sued Research in Motion in October 2008, alleging that Canada-based RIM infringed on its 1999 invention for remotely managing wireless devices

Yahoo targets Facebook for more potential patent infringements - ComputerWorld

Tech | Josh Peterson
YAHOO headquarters

Facebook denied infringing Yahoo’s patents, and countered by alleging that Yahoo had infringed 10 of its patents.

Verdict pending for Oracle's suit against Google - Fox News

Tech | Josh Peterson
Oracle Google

Oracle, Google await verdict in $1 billion smartphone lawsuit

Microsoft sells AOL patents on to Facebook - AP

Business | admin
AOL Microsoft

Microsoft and Facebook said Monday that Facebook is buying about 650 of the 925 AOL patents and patent applications Microsoft bought.