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Display companies fined for price fixing

10/31/2011, South Korea has fined 10 LCD manufacturers for price fixing, or consorting to artificially increase price of their goods. This usually works by agreeing on an artificial floor price, thus nullifying the normal market forces that tends to push LCD prices...

Samsung fails to get iPhone 4S banned in Italy

10/26/2011, It is rather interesting to note how Samsung fights back against Apple by attempting to get the sales of the iPhone 4S banned in select geographic ares, but somehow or rather, their attempt has backfired – at least in Italy. Should the ban have been...

RIM faces class action lawsuit after BlackBerry outage

10/26/2011, It looks like RIM is facing some trouble thanks to a number of BlackBerry users who have filed a class-action lawsuit against the company after its unexpected outage a couple of weeks ago – despite the company completely restoring its BlackBerry...

Refurbished Apple products lawsuit given the go ahead

10/26/2011, Back in August, we reported that according to a well-known consumer rights advocate in China, Wang Hai, it was discovered that Apple was apparently selling refurbished iPhones to some of their customers in China. Wang Had submitted the case to the courts...

Samsung attempts to get iPhone 4S banned in Japan and Australia

10/17/2011, We all know that Apple has been all over Samsung’s case over the past few months, requesting for preliminary injunctions to block sales of Samsung’s devices in countries all over the world. In retribution, Samsung has been doing the same thing...

Dutch court rejects Samsung’s request for iPhone 4S ban

10/14/2011, In the whole Apple vs Samsung saga, Apple has been basing their arguments of patent infringement largely upon the design and look of Samsung’s products, claiming that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet resembles their iPad. Samsung on the other hand is...

U.S Judge leans toward Apple (vs. Samsung)

10/13/2011, In a case brought by Apple against Samsung in the USA, Judge Lucy Koh (San Jose, CA) seems to lean on Apple’s side, especially when it comes to the design aspect of the lawsuit. However, she did not yet rule that Samsung products should be banned in...

Modified Samsung Galaxy phones have “photo flicking” replaced

10/13/2011, Yesterday we reported that Samsung would be modifying a number of its Galaxy phones just so that they can sell them in the Netherlands, but we didn’t know what modifications were made. Well, the folks over at Sammyhub.com got in touch with the...

Google supports HTC in legal battles

10/10/2011, Intellectual property has certainly gotten a whole lot more valuable in recent memory with patents being filed left and right by companies who are out to protect their inventions. We all know that Samsung and Apple have no love lost between them...

Amazon’s Kindle Fire accused of patent infringement

10/10/2011, The Amazon Kindle Fire was announced a few weeks back, and with a launch scheduled for the 15th of November, it looks like the tablet is under fire for allegedly infringing upon patents belonging to Smartphone Technologies whose parent company is Acacia...

Patent trolls go after WiFi usage in hotels and coffee shops

10/04/2011, Uh-oh, it looks like the patent trolls are back, and this time a company called Innovatio is attempting to sue small hotels and coffee shops for offering WiFi services. Yes, you read that right – a feature that we readily expect from most coffee...

Apple rejects Samsung’s deal in Australia

10/04/2011, About a week ago, Samsung came forward and offered Apple a deal that would allow them to continue selling their Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablets in Australia. Given that Christmas is only a couple of months away, obviously Samsung wanted their products to...

Verizon sides with Samsung against Apple

09/27/2011, Despite stealing the iPhone exclusivity away from AT&T earlier this year, it looks like the Big Red carrier still has a high regard for Android devices. It has been reported that Verizon has sided with Samsung to fight against Apple. Just in case you...