Latest Kodak Patents Stories

Apple, Google, Several Other Tech Giants Work Together To Buy Kodak Patents
2013-01-14 14:29:12

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It´s always nice to see companies that are normally at each others' throats come together to help out a struggling company in need. Of course, it´s a little different when these companies are buying out a portfolio of patents so the pressured company can stay out of bankruptcy court. A judge today has approved the sale of Kodak´s digital imaging patents to a group of rival companies. Included in this group are...

Apple And Google Team Up For Kodak Patents
2012-12-09 07:05:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The two companies may be bitter rivals in the courtroom, but reports have surfaced Apple and Google have joined forces in an attempt to acquire Kodak's patent portfolio. Sources have told Bloomberg Businessweek the Cupertino, California-based Mac, iPad and iPhone developer and the Mountain View, California-based search engine giant are teaming up in order to secure more than $500 million worth of the photography company's patents...

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