strained relationship

strained relationship

Zuckerberg: Android's Openness Offers Opportunity for 'Way Better' Experience Than iPhone

A Single Facebook Post Has Greece And Macedonia At Each Other's Throats

www.businessinsider.com
False accusations have exacerbated the strained relationship between Greece and Macedonia, and it is all because of a Facebook post. On Sunday, a handful of Macedonia's prominent media outlets reported that a young man of Macedonian decent, Aleksandar Samardziev, was beaten to death by members of the hyper-nationalist Greek political party...
A Single Facebook Post Has Greece And Macedonia At Each Other's Throats

iOS 6 Beta 4 Removes Dedicated YouTube App

www.macrumors.com
As noted by several users in our forum, Apple's new iOS 6 Beta 4 just released to developers removes the dedicated YouTube app that has been included on the iPhone operating system since its launch in 2007. The reason for the removal is unclear, although speculation naturally turns to the...
iOS 6 Beta 4 Removes Dedicated YouTube App

Larry Ellison Just Won Big By Signing A Nine-Year Deal With Salesforce (ORCL, CRM)

www.businessinsider.com
As promised, Oracle and Salesforce.com announced a new partnership today. This is a big get for Oracle CEO Larry Ellison. It's a massive nine-year deal in which Salesforce.com agreed to buy a whole bunch of Oracle's software and hardware for an undisclosed sum. Although Ellison was an early investor in...
Larry Ellison Just Won Big By Signing A Nine-Year Deal With Salesforce (ORCL, CRM)
Apple Donates $8 Million to Chinese Earthquake Victims
Cisco Lays Off 500 Workers (CSCO)

Outlook.com Users Can Now Chat With Their Google Friends

techcrunch.com
Here is something you probably didn’t see coming: Outlook.com just enabled chat interoperability with Google Talk. This new feature, which is rolling out worldwide over the next few days, allows Outlook.com users to chat with their friends on Google, just like they can already do with their Facebook friends. Given...
Outlook.com Users Can Now Chat With Their Google Friends

LG Display countersues Samsung over OLED patent infringement

www.engadget.com
The strained relationship between the two tentpoles of Korea's tech industry is starting to wear, now that LG Display has counter-sued its local rival over OLED patents. Earlier this month, Samsung filed for an injunction accusing its frenemy of stealing secrets, but LG is claiming instead that it's the...
LG Display countersues Samsung over OLED patent infringement

Japanese court rejects two Samsung patent claims against Apple

thenextweb.com
Samsung has failed with a request for a sales injunction on the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S in Japan, after the Tokyo District Court rejected claims the devices infringed on two patents. The Korea tech giant had claimed that the two devices used technology which violates its patents for downloading...
Japanese court rejects two Samsung patent claims against Apple

Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum Does Digital Archives Right -- Hi-Res Downloads And A Suite Of Online Editing Tools

www.techdirt.com
Museums and copyright have historically had a somewhat strained relationship. Overly complicated copyright laws and overly long copyright terms have only made this more problematic, resulting in museum policy oddities like prohibiting photography and sketching, as the Art Institute of Chicago recently did. (Flash photography is prohibited almost universally, but...
Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum Does Digital Archives Right -- Hi-Res Downloads And A Suite Of Online Editing Tools
Apple Reportedly Changes Battery Suppliers As Samsung Walks

Panasonic And Canon Factories Are Attacked By Chinese Demonstrators, Suspend Operations

techcrunch.com
Aggressive demonstrations in and near Panasonic’s and Canon’s Chinese factories have forced the companies to temporarily suspend operations. According to the French news agency AFP, demonstrators are motivated by nationalistic reasons and events that occurred over the past few days. The Japanese Government bought a private yet critical archipelago in...
Panasonic And Canon Factories Are Attacked By Chinese Demonstrators, Suspend Operations

Nighty-nighty goes high-tech with VTech's baby monitors

www.pcworld.com
LAS VEGAS--I confess to having had a very strained relationship with baby monitors when my daughter was just an infant. They would crackle at her every stirring, and I would tense up, preparing for the crying fit that was sure to come. My daughter cried a lot, too. To...
Nighty-nighty goes high-tech with VTech's baby monitors
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?