U.S. International Trade Commission rules in favor of TiVo against Comcast Corp

The case refers to alleged patent violations by Comcast on TiVo’s X1 set-top box. Comcast has said it will go on appeal. On Wednesday, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) ruled in favor of Rovi Corp, now known as TiVo Corp, while prohibiting Comcast Corp from importing and selling certain types of Rovi’s Xfinity X1…

Samsung Electronics brings about minor changes to its business structure

These systemic changes with potentially long term benefits, include the opening of a AI research center in an undisclosed location. On Wednesday, in a development of strategic longterm effect, Samsung Electronics Co Ltd disclosed it would be opening an artificial intelligence (AI) research center, as well as strengthen an executive role which will look for…

Microsoft’s Skype removed from App stores in China

Despite the lure of a big market, foreign companies are finding it hard to operate in China due to its asphyxiating business climate. In yet another instance which showcases how difficult it is for foreign tech service providers to operate in China, Skype, Microsoft Corp’s internet phone and messaging service has been removed from app…

Artificial Intelligence Is Increasing Its Applications As Markets Expand

It is estimated that the global market for Artificial Intelligence (AI), would increase to .1 trillion by 2024 form 126 billion U.S. dollars in 2015, says a Transparency Market Research prediction. Billionaire investor Mark Cuban says, thanks to AI, “the upcoming decade will see the greatest technological revolution in history.” Since May of this year,…