Apple will receive $930m in damages, but failed to win a permanent injunction against some older Samsung devices.
07 March 2014
Facial expression recognition startup Emotient raised a $6m Series B funding and announced a new Google Glass beta app that measures sentiment.
Market intelligence firm IDC expects tablets to outsell PCs by next year. Although the tablet market’s growth rate is slowing, PC sales are declining even more.
06 March 2014
Tech companies are fighting for domination of the in-car market, as car manufacturers line up behind their banners.
Google Chairman Eric Schmidt said his company is experimenting with automation in ways that will “replace a lot of the repetitive behavior in our lives.”
Maker of wearable gadgets FitBit says building hardware is hard, ‘mistakes can be expensive’.
05 March 2014
“Microsoft is well capitalized. If we don’t succeed, it’s about catching the next wave of innovation”
Market research firm IDC expects worldwide PC shipments to fall by 6.1% in 2014 and decline through 2018 as demand weakens in emerging markets.
04 March 2014
Facebook is in talks to acquire Titan Aerospace, the maker of a solar-powered high-altitude drone that can stay aloft for 5 years, for a reported $60m.
Smartwatch maker Basis, which was rumored to be shopping itself around to the likes of Apple, Google, Samsung and Microsoft, has been acquired by Intel for $100-150m.