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  1. AlphaAtlas

    Qualcomm Posts $1.5 billion Bond to Stop Some German iPhone Sales

    VentureBeat reports that Qualcomm posted about $1.5 billion in security bonds to enforce a ban on certain iPhones in Germany. Qulacomm won the case late last month, but had to pay this bond to actually enforce the ban. Apple recently ran into similar legal trouble in China, but that order only...
  2. AlphaAtlas

    Nvidia Executives Allegedly Sold Shares During Crypto Boom

    We already reported that Nvidia is facing a class action lawsuit for allegedly violating federal securities law. As a reminder, Nvidia stock was sitting at about 155 dollars a share in August 2017, which is the beginning of the "class period" in this particular suit. It shot up to over $281...
  3. AlphaAtlas

    Intel Blasts Qualcomm's Litigious Practices

    In a press release posted yesterday, Intel called Qualcomm a patent troll in all but name. The chip giant said that Qualcomm's previous lawsuits have been "found unlawful" all over the world, yet the company "continues to try to achieve the same results through a campaign of patent lawsuits."...
  4. AlphaAtlas

    Qualcomm Files New Chinese Suits Against iPhone XS and XR

    Citing a paywalled report from the Financial Times, Reuters reports that Qualcomm is asking courts to ban the iPhone XS and XR from sale in China. The company apparently gained confidence from its win on Monday, and claims it intends to use the same patents against Apple's newer phones and...
  5. AlphaAtlas

    ZeniMax Settles with Facebook in Oculus Lawsuit

    Gamesindustry.biz reports that ZeniMax and Facebook have finally settled their long-running lawsuit over Oculus technology. As a reminder, the trouble started when John Carmack left ID for Oculus in 2013. ZeniMax sued shortly after that, claiming that Carmack and Oculus stole some of ID's...
  6. AlphaAtlas

    Trusted Reviews Donates 1 Million Pounds in Settlement Over Red Dead Redemption 2 Leak

    In February 2018, Trusted Reviews published an article detailing "a number of alleged development notes on Red Dead Redemption 2." Leaks in the gaming industry happen all the time, but Take-Two apparently wasn't happy with that particular leak. Trusted Reviews has since pulled the article, with...
  7. AlphaAtlas

    LawGeex AI Beats 20 Top Lawyers

    According to a study published by Lawgeex, "20 experienced US-trained lawyers" were bested by the LawGeex Artificial Intelligence algorithm. The robo lawyer achieved a 94% accuracy rate looking for issues in 5 separate Non Disclosure Agreements, matching the best human lawyer's score of 94% and...
  8. DooKey

    The Robot Lawyers are Here

    AI is probably going to take over many simple jobs, but maybe lawyers are on the way out as well. There was a contest that took place last month that pitted 100 lawyers against an AI program called Case Cruncher Alpha. The contestants were given the basic facts of hundreds of PPI mis-selling...
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