Category: patent

New Sony Patent May Solve the PS5’s Biggest Mystery
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New Sony Patent May Solve the PS5’s Biggest Mystery

Sony Interactive Entertainment won an intriguing patent this week. It offers a method to integrate backward compatibility through clock-speed spoofing. Could this be a preview of the technology we’ll see in the PlayStation 5? The PlayStation 5’s backward compatibility capabilities remain shrouded in mystery. Apart from vague assurances from Sony that it is hard at…

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Cloudflare beat a patent troll. What now?
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Cloudflare beat a patent troll. What now?

In the summer of 2017, we wrote about a battle between Cloudflare, the San Francisco-based internet security and content delivery network, and two attorneys who’d previously litigated intellectual property cases on behalf of some of the largest tech companies. The attorneys had come together to form Blackbird Technologies, a Boston- and Chicago-based firm that quickly…

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