Top News for June 16, 2014

Microsoft and Android

Here are today's top stories from Tech News Today for June 16, 2014:

  1. Microsoft claims that most Android phones infringe on multiple patents, but has never revealed what those patents are. Read more at arstecnica.com.

  2. The US Department of Transportation wants the power to regulate all navigation products, including maps apps on your smartphone. Read more at nytimes.com.

  3. Starbucks announced a new perk for employees: A subsidized university education. Read more at news.starbucks.com.

  4. Domino's Pizza was hacked last week in a ransom attack. Read the cached post here.

  5. Level 3 Communications said today that it plans to buy TW Telecom, which is a major ISP for businesses. The price of the deal is about $5.68 billion. The deal is expected to close by the end of the year. Read more at dealbook.nytimes.com.

  6. Astronauts on the International Space Station are getting an esspresso machine! The coffee maker is custom-built for space by engineering firm Argotec and coffee seller Lavazza. Read more at .

For insight, analysis, and discussion of these topics and more, check out Tech News Today for June 16, 2014.