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Viodi View – 08/17/11

Alan Weissberger may have said it best when he suggested that the Google purchase of Motorola Mobility is representative of what has become a sort of patent mania these days. ¬†At approximately $734k per existing patent or $500k if pending patents are included, this is a good deal compared to the $750k per patent that […]

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Telecom Trendspotting; Alcatel-Lucent, Infineon, Reliance-MTN deal, DT investigation

In the May 30, 2008 FT print edition there were several telecom articles worthy of comment and analysis :   Alcatel-Lucent bosses face rough reception http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/39b269dc-2de4-11dd-b92a-000077b07658.html   The troubled network equipment company wants to make a big move from equipment into services  Too much competition from Huaweii and ZTE along with slow growth in developed countries may be […]