Big Blue’s aggressive patent practices have reared their ugly head once against last week.
Redmond wants to turn the process of fabricating CAD models into real-life objects a much smoother experience for the maker community.
A new set of specifications that surfaced on the US Patent and Trademark Office’s online database last week reveals that Samsung is taking another shot at applying eye-tracking technology to TVs after its failed attempt to develop a gaze-aware remote, and on a much grander scale. If its efforts bear fruit this time, watching video could get a lot…
Microsoft’s autonomous control division has developed a controller that will enable robots to automatically steer out of the way of any human who happens to wonder into their path.
The Korean electronics giant’s defense subsidiary is trying to patent software that could help government agencies spy on you a lot more effectively. And for cheaper, too, thanks to a special bandwidth conservation algorithm.
A new patent filling reveals an upcoming upgrade to Visual Studio that will open the possibility for developers to pull service components from the cloud onto their machines for local editing and testing.