from The Next Web by Drew Olanoff
Apple wins software and design patent judgements against most Samsung devices in trial over iPhone and iPad
from The Next Web by Matthew Panzarino
from Hurriyet Daily News
Apple won more than $1 billion in a massive US court victory over Samsung on yesterday.
from The Next Web by Josh Ong
from The Next Web by Brad McCarty
from Mashable! by Peter Pachal
from Wired Top Stories by Christina Bonnington
The jury in the landmark intellectual property case Apple v. Samsung ruled overwhelmingly in favor of Apple, awarding it approximately $1.05 billion in damages Friday afternoon. Although an impressive stat in itself, it’s the implications in the jury’s vastly Apple-favorable design and utility patent rulings that could have serious effects on the mobile industry and for consumers.
from BBC News | Europe | World Edition
Julian Assange is expected to make a public statement today on the diplomatic row that has engulfed him since being granted asylum by Ecuador.
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by Negarra Akili Kudumu
WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, has been holed up in the Embassy of Ecuador in London since June 19, 2012. As we reported earlier, on the morning of August 16, Foreign Minister Ricardo Patiño announced that Ecuador would grant diplomatic asylum to the creator of Wikileaks. Ecuador has based its decision on 11 considerations.
from The Next Web by Paul Sawers
from Boing Boing by Xeni Jardin
from Mashable! by Alex Fitzpatrick
from social media vb by PaulSimon
For those critical of Klout’s lack of transparency, the major changes announced today should bring a smile to their faces.
from Mashable! by Stephanie Buck
The Pinterestfrenzy may have cooled, but millions of people are still buzzing about social media’s overnight sensation. Once the network reached 10 million users in February (in record time, we might add), buzz peaked with 119,000 social mentions, an increase of 373% over two months.
from iRevolution by Patrick Meier
I?ve been using Rapportive for several few weeks now and have found the tool rather useful for assessing the trustworthiness of a source. Rapportive is an extension for Gmail that allows you to automatically visualize an email sender?s complete profile information right inside your inbox.
from Mashable! by Bianca Consunji
Some of our users wondered what Twitter’s latest change for developers means for Storify. A top Twitter exec says we’re fine – in fact, we’re singled out as a good example. And the love we got from our concerned users? Priceless. Thank you.
from social media vb by Christian Arno
The most active cities on Twitter have been revealed by a new study – with some surprising results. Jakarta and Tokyo are the top two, with New York only in 5th place.
from The Next Web by Jamillah Knowles
from Wired Top Stories by Nathan Hurst
When you post a photo to Instagram, you retain the rights, Instagram gets to use it, and that’s that ? legally, your photo isn’t supposed to appear anywhere else