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Patent trolls reel as court smackdowns lead to collapse in share price

Few people cheer an economic downturn but, when it comes to the patent troll economy, many in the tech industry are likely watching its recent struggles with glee. 458 more words

Patent troll king Intellectual Ventures suffers large layoffs

Intellectual Ventures is not dead, but it may be dying. This will come as good news for the tech companies and start-ups that have been taxed directly or indirectly by IV, which has done more than any other company to popularize the ugly business of patent trolling. 314 more words


ChefSteps offers refresher on sous vide, the haute way to keep veggies bright

With Nathan Myhrvold back in the news — an article in USA Today calls the Intellectual Ventures and Modernist Cuisine founder “a relatively new breed of public citizen whose professional, and often tech-driven, good fortune, allows them to contribute to society at a higher level,”  and The New York Times’ fancy “T” magazine… 125 more words