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Apple to challenge $368 million patent infringement verdict

Apple will challenge a November 2012 jury verdict that awarded $368 million in damages to Nevada patent-holding company VirnetX, a filing with U.S. regulators showed.

Ban on iOS push mail stays but patent used to get it likely to be invalid, German court says

A patent that Motorola Mobility used to force Apple to turn off its iCloud push mail service in Germany is likely to be invalid, the Higher Regional Court in Karlsruhe said on Wednesday--but the ban will not be lifted, a court spokeswoman said.

Yahoo launches new weather, email apps in its 'second sprint' of rebuilding

Yahoo has released two new mobile apps, for weather and email, suggesting the company may be on track toward delivering on its promise of offering users a range of new mobile products over the next several months.

Now you can use Mailbox app with no reservations

The Mailbox app for iPhone is now allowing new users to get started with the app, without requiring that they wait in a reservation queue.

Glitch hits Apple's iMessage, Facetime

Apple's iMessage and Facetime messaging systems have been hit with a glitch that has taken the services offline for several hours.

Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch resigns to work at Apple

Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch is leaving the company to take a job at Apple, a one-time close partner of Adobe that became the most vociferous critic of its Flash technology.

Rumor: Google to unify chat under "Babble" brand

Google is rumored to be combining all its chat/communications services under a new brand to be known as Babble.

on techhive.com

Dropbox acquires Mailbox

Dropbox has acquired the popular free email app Mailbox.

Apple releases OS X 10.8.3 with Boot Camp additions, bug fixes, and Safari 6.0.3

Apple on Thursday finally released OS X 10.8.3.

Will Google Reader's demise revive RSS?

With Google Reader slated to end operations on July 1, people are looking for alternatives to get their daily RSS fix. And that could lead to a revival of sorts for RSS clients.

on pcworld.com

Google Reader is dead

Google is cleaning house. On Wednesday the company announced plans to purge Google Reader, Google Cloud Connect, CalDAV API, Snapseed’s desktop versions for Mac and Windows, and a handful of other products and services to focus on its core products.

Facebook turns News Feed into 'personalized newspaper'

As expected on Thursday, Facebook announced a major overhaul to its News Feed that will now offer users customizable feeds that present specialized posts.

on techhive.com

Adobe updates Muse visual Web designer

Adobe's visual Web design tool gets a new upgrade.

on techhive.com