SAS Institute v. Lee (Supreme Court 2017) New petition for writ of certiorari from SAS asks the following question: Does 35 U.S.C. § 318(a), which provides that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board in an inter partes review “shall issue a final written decision with respect to the patentability of any patent claim challenged by […]
Soup-to-Nuts Review Finds CA Clean Cars Program Working | NRDC: "The California Air Resources Board (ARB) released a soup-to-nuts review of its Advanced Clean Car (ACC) program today. The 658-page report confirms that the popular program,...Show More Summary
Horizon Zero Dawn is out next week and the verdicts are in. Check out the scores across the board. Horizon Zero Dawn is a new IP from Guerrilla Games that piqued our interest since it was announced at E3 2015. It’s an action RPG set in a post-apocalyptic world that’s filled with robot dinosaurs and […]
The latest review of Idaho's teacher evaluation system found that 64 percent of the selected evaluations were in compliance with state law. Blake Youde, spokesman for the State Board of … Click to Continue »
We left the lounge and quickly headed over to the gate for our 7:50 AM flight down to London Heathrow. Boarding was already underway, which isn't too uncommon for us. Since this was a business class itinerary, we were booked in SAS Plus. Show More Summary
In the years since the launch of the original Raspberry Pi we have seen the little British ARM-based board become one of the more popular single board computers in the hobbyist, maker, and hacker communities. It has retained that position...Show More Summary
A group of Republican senators has written President Donald Trump to not only keep the detention center at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, but to suspend the parole-style review board and grow … Click to Continue »
I never thought we’d get a faithful board game adaptation of Doom, of all things, but here we are: Fantasy Flight’s latest dungeon crawler plays just like the heavy metal first-person shooter, only without all the blood. Read more.....
By Crabby McSlacker What exactly is a Pono Board? Do you surf on it? Fling it? Predict the future by letting ancient Hawaiian spirits telepathically move aqua-colored balls around on its sleek wooden surface until your destiny is revealed?Nope, it's none of these things. Show More Summary
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — A Canadian man who was found not criminally responsible for beheading and cannibalizing a fellow passenger on a Greyhound bus has been granted his freedom. Manitoba’s Criminal Code Review Board announced Friday it has given Will Baker, formerly known as Vince Li, an absolute discharge, meaning he is longer subject to monitoring....
Many of us have been there: You're on the hunt for a new sofa but you're tired of the options at your local stores, so you go online to wrangle some fresh ideas. Plenty make your "maybe" list and grace your dedicated Pinterest board, but you just can't bite the bullet without sitting on the sofa yourself. Show More Summary
As more comes out about sexual assault allegations at Baylor, the school faces additional scrutiny
February 2, 2017 The following editorial represents the collective opinion of editorial boards of: The (Bloomington) Pantagraph; (Decatur) Herald & Review; The (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan; Quad-City Times; Mattoon Journal-Gazette and … Click to Continue »
Known primarily as a reliable session hand heralded for both his guitar playing and his behind the boards prowess, Gurf Morlix is also a seasoned solo artist whose no-nonsense approach has made him one of Austin’s most reliable practitioners. Show More Summary
We arrived at the gate a little later than planned, and boarding was mostly finished. You might wonder how it's possible to be late when you have a four hour layover, but trust me, it is. We didn't miss the flight and that's what matters. The consequence for our tardiness was ending up on the last bus headed out to the remote pad. Show More Summary
by Dennis Crouch As public universities continue to obtain more patents, issues of sovereign immunity continue to arise. In a recent decision, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) dismissed a trio of inter partes review proceedings against the University of Florida based upon its claim of sovereign immunity. The 11th Amendment to the US […]
Ethical review boards must focus on clinical promise as well as safety to hold the first tests of drugs in humans to a higher standard, say Jonathan Kimmelman and Carole Federico.
The Federal Court of Appeal has issued its ruling in the judicial review of the Copyright Board's ruling involving copying in Canadian K-12 schools. The decision is the latest in a growing number of decisions that have all adopted the same, flexible approach to fair dealing. Show More Summary
I've reviewed Emirates first class many times before, though this was my first time in their A380 business class, so I was very excited to see how their business class product compared. Since I decided to board through the gate rather...Show More Summary
Three engrossing games put the fun into planning – a Viking conquest, a presidential campaign and an after-work competition for car-plant robots One of the fascinating aspects of the resurgence of interest in board gaming is how they have demonstrated a knack for making pedestrian or even administrative processes engrossing. Show More Summary