President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger, Mitt Romney, seeking to woo online voters, have adopted an advertising tactic referred to as brand hijacking that companies have used for years to market wares to Web users searching for information on competitors.
Facebook Inc. and its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg asked a court to order Paul Ceglia, the New York man who claims half of Zuckerberg’s holdings, to turn over the original contract and e-mails on which he bases his suit, saying the steps are needed to short-circuit a fraud on the court.
Google Inc., Oracle Corp. and their attorneys must disclose payments made to authors, journalists and bloggers who have reported or published comments on Oracle’s copyright-infringement case over Android software, a judge ruled.
Steven Lipsky shot video of methane- fueled flames shooting from a hose hooked up to his well in Weatherford, Texas, and sent it to Sharon Wilson, a blogger who posted it on YouTube. And he hired Alisa Rich to test the water in his well and alert the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
It’s Saturday, Feb. 5, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, and 11,000 fans are watching as barefoot brawlers pummel each other in the Ultimate Fighting Championship , the mixed martial arts league.