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…

April 23, 2012, 4:50 PM EDT

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,…

September 14, 2011, 9:49 AM EDT

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…

July 30, 2011, 5:29 AM EDT