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Watch Nerdery: Up Close With The New Seiko "Orange Monster"

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If you know me, you know two things about me: I love watches and I smell, faintly, of ferret. That’s why I’d like to share my excitement at this review of the new Seiko SRP313K1 “Orange Monster,” one of the nicest and least expensive automatic diving watches you can buy....
Watch Nerdery: Up Close With The New Seiko "Orange Monster"

Apple's Controversial 'Rubber-Banding' Patent Is Getting Invalidated (AAPL)

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One of Apple's controversial mobile patents, the "rubber banding" patent, has been invalidated by the United States Patent Office, Florian Mueller of Foss Patents reports. The "rubber banding" patent is being rejected because it lacks novelty, says Mueller. Mikey Campbell at Apple Insider adds that the patent is being rejected...
Apple's Controversial 'Rubber-Banding' Patent Is Getting Invalidated (AAPL)

Apple awarded over $1bn in Samsung patent infringement trial

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Jury finds that critical features of smartphone and tablet design were copied and dismisses South Korean firm's counterclaimsApple has been awarded more than $1bn in damages after its rival smartphone and tablet manufacturer Samsung was found to have copied critical features of its iPhone and iPad.The US jury stunned observers...
Apple awarded over $1bn in Samsung patent infringement trial

The New Blueprint for App Provisioning: VMware's Application Director

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The presumed "elasticity" of cloud technology tends to fall apart whenever the bindings change. That is, when a virtual machine or virtualized application relies upon the specific configuration of the hardware providing its infrastructure, it isn't exactly cloud-like when you have to migrate that element to a new host....
The New Blueprint for App Provisioning: VMware's Application Director

Yota To Mass Produce E-ink Phone In Singapore

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Russian phone maker, Yota Devices, will start making its first dual-screen e-ink YotaPhones in Singapore. The company has signed with Hi-P, a manufacturer in the country, to have it mass produce the devices. Yota’s COO, Lau Geckler, told us that he is also in Singapore to help set up Yota’s...
Yota To Mass Produce E-ink Phone In Singapore

Japanese court rules Samsung infringed on Apple's 'rubber-band' patent

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Apple has chalked up another victory in its ongoing patent battle with its rival Samsung, as Reuters reports today that a Tokyo court ruled the Korean company had infringed on Apple’s so-called “rubber band” patent on older models of its smartphones. This comes soon after Apple apparently received good news from...
Japanese court rules Samsung infringed on Apple's 'rubber-band' patent

Apple's sales ban on Samsung's US phones - visualised

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After its win in the case against Samsung, Apple will move for a ban on sales of phones that infringe its patents. But with Samsung selling 152 models in the US, what impact will injuncting about 20 models have?Apple will seek an injunction against the products found by the jury...
Apple's sales ban on Samsung's US phones - visualised

This is what a debit card delivery from Simple looks like

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Maybe you’ve heard about Simple, the banking startup that’s got Silicon Valley (and everyone else) begging for an invitation. The company has recently started rolling out invitations to those who have been on their wait list, yours truly included. Today I got my debit card, and I was pleasantly surprised...
This is what a debit card delivery from Simple looks like

The Apple patent Steve Jobs fought hard to protect, and his connection to its inventor

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As the patent battle between Apple and Samsung continues to rumble on, we have been made privy to information that both companies have fought hard to keep a secret. Apple VPs Phil Schiller and Scott Forstall have already testified on creation, sales and hardships of iPhone project, but also provided some fresh insight into...
The Apple patent Steve Jobs fought hard to protect, and his connection to its inventor

PC Free Fall Is Not Entirely Fault Of Windows 8

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A Samsung exec has smacked around Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system, calling it out as a big reason why the global PC industry's numbers are tanking. But is this really the smoking gun? "The global PC industry is steadily shrinking despite the launch of Windows 8," Jun Dong-soo, President of...
PC Free Fall Is Not Entirely Fault Of Windows 8

Patent office apparently invalidated Apple's 'pinch to zoom' patent

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The U.S. Patent and Trademark office has invalidated the “pinch to zoom” patent that was at the heart of a dispute between Apple and Samsung last summer. The patent, held by Apple, concerns the use of a “pinching” gesture to zoom in and out of an image, map view,...
Patent office apparently invalidated Apple's 'pinch to zoom' patent
Patent office invalidates Apple's so-called 'pinch-to-zoom' patent

Up Close With Casio's Latest Edifice Surf Watch

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With summer coming and surf season in full swing, I thought I’d take a closer look at the Casio EMA100-1AV Edifice watch with tide graph and moon-phase data. Casio is best known for its G-Shock line of beefy (and some would say ugly) plastic sports watches, so this steel-cased model...
Up Close With Casio's Latest Edifice Surf Watch

Apple's Thermonuclear Patent War Is A Farce

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The news: The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has declared a huge Apple multi-touch-screen patent - the so-called "Steve Jobs patent" - to be invalid. As CNET adds, this is the second Apple patent to get a smackdown. The previous one was about Apple's "rubber band" effect. Neither ruling is...
Apple's Thermonuclear Patent War Is A Farce

Daunting task for jury in Apple v Samsung patent trial

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After closing arguments, jurors face 109 pages of instructions and 20-page form for verdictThe nine-strong jury in the high-profile patent trial between Apple and Samsung faces the daunting task of ploughing through 109 pages of instructions on how to determine their verdict and a 20-page form in which to give...
Daunting task for jury in Apple v Samsung patent trial

Top 5 DIY iPhone Stands [PICS]

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You’ve already forked out plenty for your iPhone or iPod touch, so why tax your wallet further by buying an expensive stand?Whether you want to save money, keep your personal drain on the planet’s resources to a minimum, or are looking for a quick-fix solution at your desk, we’ve...
Top 5 DIY iPhone Stands [PICS]

Apple: Patent we used against Samsung isn't dead yet

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Apple says it still has plenty of chances to fight to keep its rubber band patent, which it used against Samsung, alive and well. [Read more]...
Apple: Patent we used against Samsung isn't dead yet
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These Are The 6 Apple Patents Samsung Violated (AAPL)

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Apple won its big patent lawsuit against Samsung. We've pulled together the six patents the jury says Samsung violated.Utility Patent 163: Enlarging documents by tapping the screen You know when you double tap text that is too small and it enlarges? Or when you double tap and the text centers?...
These Are The 6 Apple Patents Samsung Violated (AAPL)

Unlock a Sliding Chain Lock with a Rubber Band [MacGyver Tip]

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Unlock a Sliding Chain Lock with a Rubber Band [MacGyver Tip]

Steve Jobs particularly irritated over Samsung's copying of iOS "rubber banding" effect

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The "rubber band" effect you see on an iPhone or iPad when you attempt to scroll past the end of a document is something Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was quite proud of; and he repeatedly warned Samsung about copy it....
Steve Jobs particularly irritated over Samsung's copying of iOS "rubber banding" effect
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Intel adds rugged Studybook tablet to its student-friendly Classmate lineup

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File this under: "Wait, that didn't happen already?" Intel just announced the Studybook, that tablet you see up there, and believe it or not it's only the first slate to join the company's lineup of Classmate products for schools. That's sort of wild, given the popularity of tablets and...
Intel adds rugged Studybook tablet to its student-friendly Classmate lineup
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The Apple vs Samsung Verdict - Here's what it means for you

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The end of an epic trial came today as the verdict came down in the case of Apple vs. Samsung. You can find a full run-down of the trial and all of the verdicts in our earlier coverage, but the question remains — What does it mean for consumers? Apple...
The Apple vs Samsung Verdict - Here's what it means for you
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