Big news from Tesla. Elon Musk writes:
Yesterday, there was a wall of Tesla patents in the lobby of our Palo Alto headquarters. That is no longer the case. They have been removed, in the spirit of the open source movement, for the advancement of electric vehicle technology.
Cisco just lost a key ruling in a closely watched patent infringement case that went all the way to the Supreme Court. But that's not going to stop it from fighting, the company tells Business Insider. Cisco is being sued by a company called Commil USA under some unusual circumstances.
In Sunday's Chicago Tribune, Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman explained why his manufacturing powerhouse has no plans to expand business operations in its home state of Illinois. The whole op-ed is worth reading, but here are the money grafs: