Kodak

  • Kodak plans 3Q bankruptcy emergence 01-05-2013 08:25 PM

    New York: Eastman Kodak says it expects to emerge from bankruptcy protection between July and September. Many of the storied businesses associated with the Kodak name will be gone. It will no longer make cameras, home computer printers, or digital picture frames. It will mostly be out of the consumer...
  • Kodak sells digital imaging patents for $525 million 20-12-2012 02:26 PM

    Rochester: Eastman Kodak is selling its digital imaging patents for about $525 million, money the struggling photo pioneer says will help it emerge from bankruptcy protection in the first half of next year. Apple Inc., Google Inc., Samsung Electronics Co., Research In Motion Ltd., Microsoft Corp., China's Huawei Technologies, Facebook...
  • Google, Apple join hands to bid for Kodak patents 11-12-2012 12:33 PM

    New York: Apple and Google, bitter rivals in smartphone technology, have joined up to make a combined bid for a bundle of patents offered by photography pioneer Kodak, according to a published report. Bloomberg News reported Saturday that Apple and Google have abandoned competing bids for the portfolio to offer...
  • Kodak may file for bankruptcy: Report 05-01-2012 01:10 PM

    New Delhi: Eastman Kodak is preparing a Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection filing in case it is unable to sell its digital patents to raise capital, The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday. The once-iconic photographic film pioneer is in talks with potential lenders to secure about $1 billion in debtor-in...
  • Kodak loses third director in a week 01-01-2012 12:27 PM

    San Francisco: The third director in a week has resigned from Eastman Kodak Co as the former film giant struggles to survive the dominance of digital photography. Laura Tyson, a professor and White House advisor, told Kodak on Thursday she was resigning from its board, the company said on Friday...
  • Can Kodak rescue itself via a patent bonanza? 31-10-2011 08:47 AM

    New York: Kodak - the company that invented the first digital camera in 1975, and developed the photo technology inside most cellphones and digital devices - is in the midst of the worst crisis in its 131-year history. Now, caught between ruin and revival, Eastman Kodak Co. is reaching ever...
  • Kodak shopping around tech patents 21-07-2011 02:36 PM

    New York: Eastman Kodak is shopping around its patents for digital imaging, responding to investor complaints that the photography company has failed to capitalise on red-hot demand for tech patents. Kodak said on Wednesday it has hired Lazard to advise on strategic options for its patents related to capturing and...
  • Kodak did not infringe on Apple patents: US ITC 19-07-2011 11:44 AM

    Washington: The US International Trade Commission on Monday upheld a decision by one of its judges that Eastman Kodak did not infringe Apple Inc patents for digital cameras. Apple had filed a complaint with the ITC in May 2010, accusing Kodak of infringing patents for making digital cameras and related...
  • How much longer can photographic film hold on? 31-05-2011 01:09 PM

    Rochester: At Image City Photography Gallery, Gary Thompson delights in pointing out qualities of light, contrast and clarity in one of his best-selling prints - a winter-sunset view of Yosemite National Park's El Capitan peak shot with a hefty Pentax film camera he bought in 1999 for $1,700. His wife,...
  • Kodak wins round in Apple-RIM dispute 26-03-2011 12:31 PM

    San Francisco: A US trade panel has agreed to review Eastman Kodak Co's claim that Research in Motion Ltd and Apple Inc are infringing on its patents in a case that could mean hundreds of millions of dollars in royalties. The shares of Kodak - a company once synonymous with...
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  • Black cinematographer is picture perfect for Kodak 05-01-2008 06:51 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lankan batting great Aravinda de Silva on Tuesday lashed out at the team's inconsistent batting, particularly the middle-order failure, saying that the World Cup co-hosts needed to perform several notches up if they wanted to beat England in the quarterfinal here on Saturday. The middle order, comprising Thilan...