Patent troll VirnetX grabs another $625 million from Apple

Apple has been ordered to pay patent troll VirnetX a whopping $625 million after losing a legal battle over the technology used for FaceTime and iMessage. The Cupertino company says it is “surprised and disappointed by the verdict,” and calls for patent reform. VirnetX, which is based in Nevada, is labeled a patent troll because […]

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Liveblog: Tim Cooks talks biz at Box conference

SAN FRANCISCO — Will Tim Cook do anything to steal Google’s thunder? The Apple CEO is back at the Moscone Center, this time for BoxWorks 2105, the annual gathering of customers and developers for enterprise cloud storage company Box. It’s a rare speaking gig for Cook, who tends to limit his engagements to just a […]

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Verizon to begin field testing its super speedy 5G network in 2016

Verizon has confirmed plans to begin testing the first super speedy 5G network in the U.S. next year. Its new service will have 50 times the throughput of existing 4G LTE networks, and Verizon is working with a number of partners, including Samsung, to accelerate its development. “By nearly all accounts, 5G technology should be introduced […]

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Verizon to begin field testing its super speedy 5G network in 2016