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A jury in a 2012 trial had determined Samsung should pay Apple $1.05 billion, but a US district judge reduced that amount to $548 million. Photograph: Jung Yeon-je/AFP/Getty Images

A US jury has decided Samsung must pay Apple $539 million (€462 million) in damages in the latest twist of a legal battle that began in 2011. Apple c(...)

Google is one of a number of tech firms accused

Oracle is being sued over claims that it schemed with Google, Microsoft and other companies to not hire each other’s employees in the latest case acc(...)

Steve Jobs: At his insistence Google backed off hiring three engineers who had already left Apple, according to the judge. Photograph:  Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

A US judge has offered a behind-the-scenes look at the force of will with which Steve Jobs once held sway over Silicon Valley, as she threw out a prop(...)

Google was one of four tech companies involved in a settlement worth $325 million with  64,000 employees.

Four major Silicon Valley companies have formally agreed to pay $324.5 million (€238 million) to settle claims brought by employees accusing them of c(...)

The gross deficiencies in the modern patent system are becoming ever more apparent, as highlighted by the interminable Apple-Samsung legal spat grinds on and on. Photograph:  Jo Yong-Hak/Reuters

Human ingenuity is a marvellous thing, capable of solving all sorts of seemingly intractable challenges and problems. To illustrate the extent (...)