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Aereo support to arrive on Chromecast next month

Aereo’s date with the Supreme Court is less than two weeks out but that isn’t stopping the company from pressing forward. On Thursday, Aereo announced that its users will be able to watch and record live television using Google’s Chromecast…

DNA can no longer be patented, says US Supreme Court

When it comes to ethical debates, the decision to patent human DNA is one of the most controversial. It might seem ridiculous, but for the past three decades the American government has been awarding patents to biotechnology companies, providing them…

Google might have to filter piracy-related searches in France

Google might be required to filter filesharing-related search terms in France, pending a decision by the nation's Court of Appeal. In early 2010, French recording industry group SNEP sought legal action in an effort to have terms like "torrent," "Rapidshare" and "Megaupload" censored from...