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With reports confirmed, Google had bought up another batch of patents from IBM covering a range of technologies used in cellphones. The patents covered a wide range of topics, such as blade servers, data caching, video conferencing, email administration, instant messaging applications, wireless phones and javascript widgets. The transfers were registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office December last week. About Google: Beginning in 1996, Stanford University graduate students Larry Page and Sergey Brin built a search engine called...

With naming Scott Thompson, as the new CEO of the Yahoo Inc, the shares of eBay Inc fell on Wednesday. Thompson has to join Yahoo on January 09, 2012, replacing the current Carol Bartz. Thompson has been president of PayPal since 2008 first half, after serving the term as Chief Technical Officer (CTO) in charge of information technology, product development and architecture. In...

With reports from Helsingin Sanomat, Nokia’s Board of Directors proposed Risto Siilasmaa as its new chairman. Siilasmaa is known well as the founder of Helsinki based computer security company F-Secure. Nokia’s Board of Directors should publish proposals on Thursday, January 26 for the new size of the contribution to the May Annual General Meeting after the interim...

Heckyl, known for its online application for real time financial information, news analytics and heatmaps, has raised $ 1 million angel investment from the SeedFund according to the report on yourstory.in. Founded by ex-MerrillLynch experienced employees – Som Sagar, Jaison Mathews, Abhijit Vedak and Mukund M. Heckyl allow exploring new ideas and keeping an eye...