Apple hit with $440M in damages in VirnetX patent lawsuit – CNET


CNET

Apple hit with $440M in damages in VirnetX patent lawsuit
CNET
Judge issues final judgment in Apple's legal battle with patent holder VirnetX that began in 2010. James Martin/CNET. Apple's years-long legal battle with VirnetX may finally be coming to a close. A US District Court judge in Texas has entered a final
Apple on the hook for $439.7 million to VirnetX over FaceTime should appeals, patent invalidation failAppleInsider (press release) (blog)


Apple hit with $439.7M in damages over VirnetX patent case after court denies all motions [U]9to5Mac
Apple to appeal five-year-long patent battle after $439.7 million lossThe Verge
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Netflix Plans to Release 80 Original Films in 2018 – Variety


Variety

Netflix Plans to Release 80 Original Films in 2018
Variety
Netflix expects to release around 80 original films next year, as it looks to hit the kind of scale in movies that it's achieved on the TV side, according to chief content officer Ted Sarandos. “They range anywhere from the million-dollar Sundance hit
Netflix earnings send stock up from record closing high: Live blog recapMarketWatch (blog)


Netflix to spend up to $8 billion on programming next yearCNNMoney
Netflix Is On Track To Exceed $11B In Revenue This YearForbes
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2 Neutron Stars Collided, So Are They a Black Hole Now? – Space.com


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2 Neutron Stars Collided, So Are They a Black Hole Now?
Space.com
For the first time, scientists have seen the source of gravitational waves from two colliding neutron stars, and the space oddity doesn't stop there. Those neutron stars might have collapsed into a black hole after they merged, scientists say. On Aug
Scientists detect gravitational waves from a new kind of nova, sparking a new era in astronomyWashington Post


It Was a Universe-Shaking Announcement. But What Is a Neutron Star Anyway?New York Times
University of Maryland astronomers strike gold — and platinum — as they watch neutron stars collideBaltimore Sun
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India Top Court Rules to Change Laws Concerning Child Marriages

Times are changing and so is the law. The government in India recently ruled that a man who takes an under-aged wife (between 15-18) and has sexual intercourse with her could now be charged with rape. The country’s top court ruled last Wednesday that the laws regarding marital rape are shifting and the age of […]

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Here’s every patch for KRACK Wi-Fi vulnerability available right now – ZDNet


ZDNet

Here's every patch for KRACK Wi-Fi vulnerability available right now
ZDNet
screen-shot-2017-10-16-at-17-52- (Image: File photo) ​. Monday morning was not a great time to be an IT admin, with the public release of a bug that effectively broke WPA2 wireless security. WPA2 security flaw puts almost every Wi-Fi device at risk of
The good news and bad news about today's massive Wi-Fi bugThe Verge


Here's what you can do to protect yourself from the KRACK WiFi vulnerabilityTechCrunch
Why KRACK could hit your smart home's Wi-Fi the hardestCNET
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Facebook acquires anonymous teen compliment app tbh, will let it run – TechCrunch


TechCrunch

Facebook acquires anonymous teen compliment app tbh, will let it run
TechCrunch
Facebook wants tbh to be its next Instagram. Today, Facebook announced it's acquiring positivity-focused polling startup tbh and will allow it to operate somewhat independently with its own brand. tbh had scored 5 million downloads and 2.5 million
Facebook has bought tbh, the anonymous app loved by teensBusiness Insider


Facebook buys app that lets teens send each other complimentsThe Verge
Facebook just acquired TBH, the anonymous app popular with high school kidsRecode
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