Jul 23, 12:59 AM PDT
In many parts of the developing world, students face barriers to access academic materials. Libraries are often inadequate, and schools and universities are often unable to pay dues for expensive, specialized databases. For these students, the Internet is a vital tool and resource to...
Jul 23, 10:36 AM PDT
KAT-EXCLUSIVE: One of the many messages that reached the Commission during the time of the Consultation As this blog reported a few days ago, there were rumours that, whilst publication of the White Paper on EU copyright had been indefinitely delayed at least until September...
Jul 23, 6:18 AM PDT
U.S. Patent No. 6,641,481: Simplified matchmaking Issued November 4, 2003, to Microsoft Summary: For those of you who play Xbox Live, the ‘481 patent (aka “Quitters Play Together”) will be right up your alley. This patent describes a method for matching users with similar backgrounds...
Jul 23, 6:08 AM PDT
The European Commission white paper on its ongoing copyright reform will not be available until early fall, a Commission source said this week. Officials had previously indicated that the paper might be published this month.