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Google had secret pact with Samsung over some Apple patent claims

Google agreed to take over the defense of some of Samsung's case and to cover some costs

Microsoft gets Motorola Solutions to pay for lawsuit protection for Android use

Microsoft argues Chrome OS and Android contain its patented technology, and has struck licensing deals with Dell, HTC, Samsung and others

Microsoft to wrap Nokia deal Friday, name subsidiary 'Microsoft Mobile'

Last minute tweaks were made to $7.2 billion acquisition as it passed muster with international regulations

Federal court dismisses lawsuit from Microsoft-, Google-backed patent troll

Intellectual Ventures' suit against Capital One has been thrown out, leaving the validity of its suits against other financial institutions in question

How to avoid a HealthCare.gov fiasco in your cloud

The key flaw in the botched rollout was a sound enterprise architecture approach

Update: AMD's profitability streak ends at two quarters

The company reported a net loss of $20 million in Q1

SAP reports strong growth in cloud amid slow overall revenue growth

The company had a dip in software revenue in the first quarter as the cloud business took off

Google revenue jumps 19 percent but still disappoints

The number of ad clicks it sold increased, but the price of those clicks declined on average

Intuit's secret campaign to block free tax filing

Intuit has launched a fake grassroots campaign to beat a proposal that would allow some taxpayers to file at no cost

Net neutrality ruling complicates U.S. transition to IP networks

The court's ruling raises questions about the FCC's authority to require VoIP providers to complete calls or carry all traffic

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The rise and fall of Sun Microsystems

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Guiding iPhone into the business world

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Why IT gives business a competitive edge

Smart companies like JetBlue, NetFlix, and BNSF Railway are reaping sustained rewards by weaving IT into the fabric of their... more

Intuit's secret campaign to block free tax filing
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Intuit's secret campaign to block free tax filing

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Intuit has launched a fake grassroots campaign to beat a proposal that would allow some taxpayers to file at no cost
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