A Contrarian View of Invention

I’ll start by pointing out that I have several patents to my name. I conceived of the inventions and wrote the patents. I have advanced degrees in science. I started several ventures. I’m not writing to brag or put patents or innovation down, just that I think I hold my own on innovation and invention. Now that I write about […] Read more »

Altice USA, Sprint agree to wireless partnership agreement

(Reuters) – U.S. cable operator Altice USA will sell mobile service on wireless carrier Sprint Corp’s network under a new multi-year agreement announced on Sunday, becoming the latest firm to enter the wireless market in a bid to retain customers. FILE PHOTO: A Sprint store logo is pictured on a building in Boca Raton, Florida, […] Read more »

Sprint Ends T-Mobile Merger Talks. Here’s the Winners and Losers

The longest running soap opera in the telecommunications world came to an end on Saturday afternoon when T-Mobile and Sprint finally ended their on again, off again merger talks. Sprint majority owner and SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son couldn’t convince T-Mobile’s owner, Deutsche Telekom, to either give him enough say over the combined carrier to agree […] Read more »

Facebook and Google Are Actually 'Net States.' And They Rule the World

“We reject: kings, presidents, and voting. We believe in: rough consensus and running code.” So declared MIT professor David D. Clark in 1992. Twenty-five years later, this sentiment mirrors the global zeitgeist more than ever. The American public distrusts government in record numbers. Other nation-states disdain the US to world-historical degrees. A non-nation-state, Facebook, just topped 2 billion users—more than a […] Read more »

Equifax clears executives who sold shares after hack

(Reuters) – Equifax Inc (EFX.N) said on Friday four of its executives who sold shares before the credit-reporting firm disclosed a massive data breach that wiped out billions from its market value were not aware of the incident when they made the trades. FILE PHOTO: Credit reporting company Equifax Inc. corporate offices are pictured in […] Read more »

Qualcomm sues Apple for contract breach

(Reuters) – Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) has sued Apple Inc (AAPL.O), alleging that it violated a software license contract to benefit rival chipmaker Intel (INTC.O) for making broadband modems, the latest salvo in a longstanding dispute between the two companies. FILE PHOTO: A man looks at the screen of his mobile phone in front of an […] Read more »

Imagination investors approve sale to China-backed fund

LONDON (Reuters) – Imagination Technologies shareholders approved a 550 million pound ($730 million) cash takeover by China-backed Canyon Bridge on Tuesday, a day after the buyout firm’s founder was charged by U.S. authorities with insider trading. The headquarters of technology company Imagination Technologies is seen on the outskirts of London, Britain, June 22, 2017. REUTERS/Hannah […] Read more »

ComplianceMate Returns to National Restaurant Association Show in 2017…

CM Systems, LLC known for its industry-leading ComplianceMate temperature-tracking and food safety technology, will return to the 2017 National Restaurant Association (NRA) Show from May 20-23, 2017… (PRWeb May 20, 2017) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/05/prweb14355746.htm All articles Read more »

ComplianceMate Returns to National Restaurant Association Show in 2017…

CM Systems, LLC known for its industry-leading ComplianceMate temperature-tracking and food safety technology, will return to the 2017 National Restaurant Association (NRA) Show from May 20-23, 2017… (PRWeb May 20, 2017) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/05/prweb14355746.htm Uncategorized All articles Read more »