Neowin News Feed for: Grants Neowin News Feed for: Grants en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 The White House wants to fund tech projects that help evade censorship and boost privacy <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The White House is looking to dish out prize money to tech projects that can help activists living in authoritarian countries bypass censorship or help to boost their online privacy. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 08 Dec 2021 19:42:01 +0000 Mozilla announces first round of funded research projects for 2018 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Mozilla has selected eight winners for its 2018H1 Research Grants. Many of the projects have a focus on improving the state of the internet which goes well with Mozilla&#039;s Healthy Internet campaign. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 12 Jul 2018 02:02:01 +0000 Telegram CEO, Pavel Durov, announces further funding for proxies and VPNs following ban <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Pavel Durov has announced that he will donate millions of dollars this year in order to bolster VPN and proxy services in order to allow users to circumvent government bans of the app. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 17 Apr 2018 18:32:01 +0000 Google is investing £1m to train UK computing teachers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has announced a £1m grant through its philanthropic arm, The investment will help the UK train up the desperately needed computer science teachers to address new conditions. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:00:01 +0000 Microsoft grants Linux patent amnesty to LG Electronics <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced a cross-licensing deal with Korean consumer electronics maker LG Electronics Inc. It is the fifth such deal in recent months that involves Redmond's controversial granting of Linux patent 'protection' --... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 07 Jun 2007 18:02:37 +0000 Court grants permanent stay;Vonage may sign up new customers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A U.S. appeals court today granted Vonage Holdings Corp. a permanent stay against a lower court ruling barring it from providing service to new customers. On April 6, Judge Claude Hilton of the U.S. District... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Wed, 25 Apr 2007 11:59:23 +0000 Judge Grants Microsoft's Request to Stay Google Case <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In a victory for Microsoft Corp., a U.S. District Court judge in California upheld a tentative ruling issued two weeks ago to stay the Kai-Fu Lee case filed by Google Inc., giving a go-ahead for... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 28 Oct 2005 19:50:00 +0000 Judge Grants Microsoft Request in Google Case <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A judge has temporarily barred a former Microsoft executive hired by Google from performing any duties at the search giant similar to those he performed at Microsoft. Washington state Superior Court Judge... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 29 Jul 2005 19:09:41 +0000 Sun Grants Patent Access to Open Source Community <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Sun, following in IBM's footsteps, have announced the company will grant open source projects access to over 1,600 patents, the largest single release of I.P. ever. Sun CEO Scott McNealy said &quot;Today represents a huge... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 26 Jan 2005 15:06:48 +0000 Microsoft Announces More Than $25 Million in "UP" grants <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>It often amazes me how many people portay Bill Gates as one of the most evil men in the world; the fact that he has given literally hundreds of millions of dollars away to charity... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 15 Jan 2004 15:38:17 +0000