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Trying To Strangle American Innovation

Pat Choate | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Pat Choate

If Big Tech succeeds in Washington, a greatly weakened patent system is likely to destroy American innovation and invention-led job creation in the next decade.

Activists Put Congo's Conflict Minerals on the Map

David Sullivan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
David Sullivan

We've all heard of Conflict Diamonds by now. But a troubling, less visible crisis haunts objects we use everyday. Here is everything you need to know about the next big issue: Conflict Minerals.

Video: Online Video Set to Explode, Intel Exec Tells the BBC

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.11.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Online video will comprise 90 percent of the world's Internet traffic by 2013, Intel's Justin Rattner tells the BBC.

How America's Greenest Companies Can Become the Most Peaceful

David Sullivan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Sullivan

Commanding four of the top five rankings in Newsweek, the electronics industry appears to be leading the way in environmental sustainability.

22 Nanometer SRAM Chip Unveiled By Intel Chief Paul Otellini (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Intel CEO Paul Otellini unveiled the new 22 nanometer SRAM chip after he delivered the keynote address at the Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco, ...

Technology Rx for Health Care Reform

Gary Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Gary Shapiro

The consumer electronics industry is defined by rapid innovation and falling prices. Advocates on every side should consider these market-based lessons, as they are relevant to the current health care debate.

Q and A with Peter Navarro: Macroeconomic Expert and Best-Selling Author on China

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

Why does the U.S. put up with unfair trade with China?

EU Intel Fine and New DoJ Antitrust Ambiguity Hurts America's Crown Jewel Tech Companies

Gary Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Gary Shapiro

I am sad to see one of America's greatest technology companies saddled with a record-setting $1.4 billion fine, a payment which will simply fund the E...

Top 50 US Renewable Energy Consumers (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post, EPA | Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The EPA released a list of the top 50 organizations buying renewable energy in partnership with them. One or two took me by surprise -- New York Unive...

Intel Q4 Revenue Down 23%: MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer January 8, 2009

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Intel's revenue for the fourth quarter fell 23% over last year. Intel had warned investors that revenue for the fourth quarter would be down, however,...

Intel: The Electric Car Company? | Dan Frommer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Chip giant Intel (INTC) has had a rough fall, warning that business is getting much worse as the PC market slows. So how to juice growth? One idea: St...

Renewable Businesses Bring The Green To Portland

The Wall Street Journal | Maura Webber Sadovi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Oregon's bid to cash in on its green appeal has given Portland's weakening commercial-real-estate market an early holiday gift. Denmark-based Vestas ...

Richardson is the Innovator We Need in Commerce

Michelle Kraus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michelle Kraus

Here we go again! All the media pundits seem to be missing the boat on the brilliance of the selection of Governor Bill Richardson as the next Secretary of Commerce.

YouTube to Sell Search Ads: MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer November 13, 2008

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

YouTube will begin selling search ads. The ads will appear on search result queries, part of its effort to increase ad revenue. Advertisers will be ab...

FCC Approves White Space Usage: MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer November 5, 2008

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Yesterday's election helped earn a record traffic day. The political web site enjoyed 27 million uniques for 276 million page views yesterday,...

The Patent Bubble... Still Growing

Brian Kahin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brian Kahin

The patent bubble hasn't burst, but judging by last week's Wall Street Journal story on Intellectual Ventures, it's getting pretty big.

Brand Strength Now Reliant On Green Action

GreenBiz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LONDON, UK -- Successful sustainability initiatives have become a key component of global firms' brand strength, according to the consultancy behind t...

Intel's New Wireless Power System Could Revolutionize Modern Life

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Intel on Thursday showed off a wireless electric power system that analysts say could revolutionize modern life by freeing devices from transformers a...

Taking the Business Out of Business Laptop

Joanna Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Joanna Stern

Taking a cue from BlackBerry and Apple's iPhone, it seems like the Lenovos, Acers and Dells of the world are catching up with the fact that people want all-in-one, Swiss army knife devices.

Chip Wars: AMD's Persistence Starting To Dent Computing Giant Intel | John C. Abell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Federal Trade Commission has begun a formal anti-trust investigation of Intel, a move that AMD has long sought as part of its global, take-no-pris...

EU Raids Intel Offices | Richard Koman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

European Commission investigators have raided the offices of Intel Germany in Munich as part of a wide-ranging probe into alleged antitrust violations...

Grove Races To Fund Parkinson's Research

Forbes | Kerry A. Golan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Andy Grove noticed an occasional tremor in the index finger of his right hand. it was 1999, when Grove was 63 and had just stepped down as the chief e...

FTC Refuses To Charge Intel With Antitrust Claims

New York Times | STEPHEN LABATON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The head of the Federal Trade Commission has rejected requests by lawmakers, other commissioners and a small rival company to open a formal antitrust ...