Court questions Google on patent values in Microsoft case

A US appeals court appeared sceptical on Wednesday toward Google Inc`s bid to charge Microsoft Corp a high royalty rate to use some of the Internet search provider`s Motorola Mobility patents.

Google patents software to help you manage social media presence

The software slowly learns how one reacts on social networks and can mimic their usual responses to updates and messages from friends and relations to help cope with the daily data deluge.

Microsoft wins patent trial against Google's Motorola

A Motorola spokesman indicated the company would appeal.

Google files patent to detect ''problematic'' phrases

According to the report, Google's new tool will not only detect potentially problematic phrases but also inform the third party about the breach of policies in the particular document.

Microsoft's Xbox doesn't violate Motorola wireless connectivity patent

A US judge has ruled that software giant Microsoft’s Xbox doesn't infringe on wireless patents owned by Motorola Mobility, which is now a part of Google.

Google asks trade panel to drop key patent claims against Microsoft

Google complained that Microsoft infringed on its patented technology to make its popular Xbox.

`HTC blocked from using Google patents in Apple dispute`

HTC has been blocked from using five patents it secured from Google last year to sue tech giant Apple, according to a report.