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Federal Appeals Court Upholds Google Trademark

Federal Appeals Court Upholds Google Trademark

In an important trademark ruling , the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals found that "googled" may have become a synonym for Internet searching, but that doesn't mean the company can't protect its name. So, for now, Google will be able to keep its trademarked name. But if the relevant public primarily understands a mark as describing "what" the particular good or service is, then the mark has become generic.


New study reveals more about T-Rex's bone crushing bite

New study reveals more about T-Rex's bone crushing bite

Its jaws could clamp down on prey with an 8000-pound (3,630-kilogram) force - equal to the weight of several small cars. "One thing I noticed [early on in my career] is that T.rex was pulverizing bone", Erickson told Gizmodo , recalling a giant triceratops pelvis that "looked like it had been chewed up by some sort of monster-some sort of giant dog".


US Says Would Talk to N. Korea if Missile, Nuclear Tests Stop

US Says Would Talk to N. Korea if Missile, Nuclear Tests Stop

On Sunday, North Korea launched what appeared to be the longest-range missile it has ever successfully tested, sparking global alarm. The missile, launched on an unusually high trajectory, flew to an altitude of 2,111.5km, and travelled 787km before landing in the Sea of Japan.



Google To Reveal Standalone Daydream VR Headset At Google I/O?

Google has their Project Tango tracking technology built into the headset, with the reference design Daydream VR headset including custom specifications for tracking cameras and other sensors, that will fully utilize Tango. "[It's] what we call standalone VR headsets", said Clay Bavor, Google's vice president of VR efforts. He went on: "These headsets have everything needed for VR, built right into the headset itself and are as easy to use as picking them up.


Black Caps see off Bangladesh in Dublin

Black Caps see off Bangladesh in Dublin

The Black Caps have defeated Bangladesh by four wickets in their ODI match this morning in Dublin, helped by the crafty bowling of Hamish Bennett and a solid innings by Jimmy Neesham. Latham and Luke Ronchi (27) got New Zealand off to a decent start, the skipper taking responsibility at the top of the order after his fellow opener fell to Mustafizur Rahman (2-33) and George Worker (17) was run out.


South Park: The Fractured But Whole Will Be Out In October

South Park: The Fractured But Whole Will Be Out In October

Surprisingly, the trailer is not entirely about fart jokes, there's plenty of the rude and wonderful. Ubisoft has confirmed that South Park: The Fractured But Whole will be releasing on October 17th 2017. Ubisoft just dropped a new tasteless trailer and announced the release date. Every superhero has an origin, and Coon & Friends are no different.