Topic: patents

Facebook Reports Q1 Figures, Buys AOL Patents

Company closer to reaching 1 billion users

Facebook’s first-quarter revenue jumped 45 percent year over year to $1.06 billion, but the company’s net income fell 12 percent to $205 million, according to an updated regulatory filing made…

Filings Show Google Raised Motorola Bid by $3 Billion

Details of the acquisition deal come out

A new regulatory filing released Tuesday is revealing all the juicy details of last month’s Google-Motorola deal — like how Google ended up paying billions more than it had anticipated,…

Google Acquires IBM Patents

Portfolio grows after Nortel snub

Google made its most recent move in the ongoing great game of acquiring tech patents. The company purchased a bundle of more than 1,000 patents from IBM, according to a…