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'WAKEUP CALL': Nortel Security Breach Exposes Broad Vulnerabilities | Gerry Smith | Posted 02.15.2012 | Technology

The long-term penetration of Nortel Networks' computer system by hackers raises the possibility that owners of the company's telecom equipment could f...

Buying Freedom to Operate (and Regulate, Tax and Kill)

Brian Kahin | Posted 09.17.2011 | Business
Brian Kahin

The Nortel Auction On June 30, the results of the Nortel bankruptcy auction were announced. A consortium of Apple, Microsoft, RIM (Blackberry), Eric...

Google Bid 'Pi' For Coveted Patents--And Lost

Posted 09.01.2011 | Technology

By Nadia Damouni NEW YORK (Reuters) - At the auction for Nortel Networks' wireless patents this week, Google's bids were mystifying, such as $1,902...

U.S. Probing Tech Giants' Patent Deals | THOMAS CATAN | Posted 08.05.2011 | Business

The Justice Department is scrutinizing likely bidders for a trove of patents being sold by the bankrupt Canadian telecom-equipment maker Nortel Networ...

Google Makes $900 Million Bid For Nortel Patents

Posted 06.04.2011 | Technology

Google has announced that it is making a $900 million bid to acquire around 6,000 patents and patent applications in Nortel's bankruptcy auction. Nor...

How to Face Your Company's Mortality

Ron Ashkenas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ron Ashkenas

Cross-posted from Harvard Business Online One corporate drama playing out in the news is the fate of Saab -- a now-orphan division of General Motors ...

French Nortel Workers Bomb Threat Leads To Talks

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

PARIS, July 15 (Reuters) - Workers at the French arm of telecommunications manufacturer Nortel (NT.TO) have forced management into talks over layoff t...

iPhone Number One in 3Q: MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer November 11, 2008

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

According to a study by the NPD group, Apple's iPhone has overthrown Motorola's RAZR as the most popular selling phone during the third quarter. The i...