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Google set for new patent attack

Google Logo The never-ending patent wars are continuing with some gusto this week. Apple has been on the offensive, once again, earlier in the week bringing a US lawsuit against Samsung for a.. more
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Apple seeks Galaxy Nexus ban in US

apple The latest in a long line of legal volleys between Apple and Samsung has been fired. And it’s Apple which is taking pot-shots again, this time with a series of patent.. more
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HTC faces German sales ban

htc-1 The patent wars continue to rage, with shots being fired on a number of fronts. Samsung has already suffered at the hands of Apple in Germany, but now it’s HTC’s turn,.. more
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Microsoft chases Huawei on patents

Apple has been making much of the legal headlines lately when it comes to firing patent lawsuits at all and sundry in an effort to ban devices. Although Microsoft is also targeting the world of Android with its patents, albeit in a more stealthy and.. more
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Apple gains some traction in legal tussle with Samsung

Apple has scored points over Samsung in the ding-dong legal war which is ongoing worldwide between the two companies. However, the latest judgements haven’t been totally bleak decisions from Samsung’s point of view. Samsung’s Galaxy Tab has already been blocked in Germany, and Apple’s latest.. more
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Samsung leaves sinking ship, signs patent deal with Microsoft

Samsung’s become the latest Android vendor to sign a patent agreement with Microsoft, promising to pay the company license fees on every Android phone and tablet it sells. The two companies have also agreed to work together on Windows Phone, on which some Samsung phones.. more
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VIA latest to sue Apple over patents

VIA Technologies is the latest company to jump on the patent bandwagon, as the firm announced yesterday that it has begun legal proceedings against Apple. The chip-making firm claims that Apple is infringing on three patents which cover “microprocessor functionality” featured in Apple iPhone, iPad,.. more
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Microsoft signs patent agreement with Casio

Microsoft has signed an agreement with Casio that allows customers of the electronics company “patent coverage for their use of Linux in certain Casio devices”. MS says that details of the “broad, multi-year patent cross-licensing agreement” are confidential but it seems that both companies have.. more
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Google provides HTC patent ammunition to fire at Apple

Just this morning, we’ve been hearing about Android’s gains across the globe and in the UK. In this country, the OS has doubled its smartphone market share over the past year according to the latest ComTech figures. Google’s mobile platform has leapt from 23% to.. more
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Samsung sales ban could threaten all Android vendors

Apple has successfully won an injunction against the sale of three Galaxy S smartphones in the Netherlands – and, in practice, across the rest of Europe as well. It’s a major blow for the company, which has today also seen a German court uphold another.. more
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