Apple Wants $2 Billion from Samsung, but the Real Target Is Google

Apple’s multibillion-dollar legal battle against Samsung is aimed at Google’s Android mobile operating system Apple and Samsung are set to resume their patent battle when the two tech titans square of in California federal court on Monday. The conflict between two of the most powerful technology companies in the world — with billions of dollars at stake — has been escalatingfor years, and […]

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Facebook Buying Oculus Virtual-Reality Company for $2 Billion

Facebook is set to purchase Oculus VR, the virtual-reality-headset company best known for its Oculus Rift gaming device, in a $2 billion deal announced Tuesday that is expected to close in the second quarter of this year Facebook will acquire virtual-reality technology company Oculus VR for $2 billion, the social-networking giant announced Tuesday. Oculus makes the Oculus Rift, a virtual-reality […]

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4 Apps That Will Save You Time

Modern life comes with many hassles that eat up your precious time. There’s sorting through the daily influx of junk mail, waiting on hold for customer service and trying to find a parking spot when you’re late for an appointment, to name a few. Fortunately, there are apps to help you deal with all these inconveniences. We list the best […]

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Microsoft defends its right to read your email

Microsoft is defending its right to break into customers’ accounts and read their emails. The company’s ability — and willingness — to take such an approach became apparent this week. Microsoft (MSFT, Fortune 500) admitted in federal court documents that it forced its way into a blogger’s Hotmail account to track down and stop a potentially catastrophic leak of sensitive […]

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