Federal Circuit Hands Zillow a Win, Ruling IBM Map Display Patents Cover Abstract Ideas

Federal Circuit Hands Zillow a Win, Ruling IBM Map Display Patents Cover Abstract Ideas

“Using a computer to ‘concurrently update’ the map and the list may speed up the process, but ‘mere automation of manual processes using generic computers does not constitute a patentable improvement in computer technology.’” – Federal Circuit The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) today issued a precedential decision finding that two…

Steam Deck Hands-On: PC Gaming in My Hands

Steam Deck Hands-On: PC Gaming in My Hands

Less than a month ago, Valve announced the Steam Deck, its AMD Zen 2-based take on portable PC gaming. The next day, pre-orders opened, making all of Steam, the company’s launcher and game distribution store creak under the load, signalling vast interest in the Steam Deck, as it was swiftly backordered to Q2 2022. We…