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Nokia and Apple settle long-running legal disputes

Nokia and Apple have settled their numerous legal disputes after signing an agreement to work together.

19 hours ago from Phys.org

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LeEco is laying off 70 percent of its US-based workforce

Chinese electronics giant LeEco on Tuesday announced a significant restructuring of its US-based business that’ll result in the dismissal of around 325 employees, or roughly 70 percent ...

8 hours ago from Techspot

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The Supreme Court's big ruling on 'patent trolls' will rock businesses everywhere

By shifting cases away from a handful of courts, the ruling gives smaller firms better odds.

14 hours ago from The Washington Post

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Quiqup, a London-based on-demand delivery startup, raises 20M Series B

 Quiqup, a London-based delivery startup that operates a ‘shop on your behalf’ app similar to Jinn in Europe or Postmates in the U.S., in addition to a growing B2B business, ...

7 hours ago from TechCrunch

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Ford taps former office furniture executive to be new CEO

The job of Ford's new CEO won't be easy: He will have to shore up the 114-year-old company's traditional auto business, but also invest in self-driving cars and other projects that could one ...

Mon 22 May 17 from Phys.org

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Chinese online retailer developing one-ton delivery drones

China's biggest online retailer, JD.com Inc., announced plans Monday to develop drone aircraft capable of carrying a ton or more for long-distance deliveries.

22 hours ago from Phys.org

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Sony chief promises profitability, but is short on specifics

Sony's leader promised a comeback for the Japanese electronics and entertainment company having its best profitability in two decades.

23 hours ago from Phys.org

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Chinese trio carve up a quarter of global smartphone sales in Q1: Gartner

 The global smartphone market grew 9.1 per cent in the first quarter of this year, according to Gartner’s latest stats, and growth is being driven by a trio of Chinese device makers. ...

20 hours ago from TechCrunch

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Altice explores entry into U.S. wireless business: executive

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Altice USA, the cable operator that arose from Netherlands-based Altice NV's acquisitions of Cablevision Systems Corp and Suddenlink Communications, is exploring ways to ...

15 hours ago from Reuters Technology

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Desktop CNC machine maker Other Machine Co. changes hands

 Desktop milling machines aren’t nearly as popular was FDM 3D printers but, it must be noted, they are far more versatile. The pieces that come out of a CNC – essentially a ...

13 hours ago from TechCrunch

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