A history of landmark software patent rulings in the Supreme Court and the Federal Circuit, and how they have shifted the rules for software patents in the US (Timothy B. Lee/Ars Technica)

Timothy B. Lee / Ars Technica: A history of landmark software patent rulings in the Supreme Court and the Federal Circuit, and how they have

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Some funds founded by Nathan Myhrvold, which raised ~$3B to invest mostly in patents, had negative IRR of 15% to 24% in last decade; many key people have left (Nathan Vardi/Forbes)

Nathan Vardi / Forbes: Some funds founded by Nathan Myhrvold, which raised ~$ 3B to invest mostly in patents, had negative IRR of 15% to

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Sources: Google is buying Lytro, the imaging startup that uses its light field tech in VR, for about $40M; deal includes Lytro’s 59 imaging tech patents (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: Sources: Google is buying Lytro, the imaging startup that uses its light field tech in VR, for about $ 40M; deal

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