legal, Page 15 ▼


Microsoft Seeking Injunction Against Google Maps In Germany

03/08/2013, For those living in Germany and rely heavily on Google Maps, you might want to start looking for an alternative because according to reports, Microsoft is pretty close at getting an injunction against Google Maps. A report on FOSS Patents has revealed...

Nokia Lends Support To Apple In Samsung Patent War

03/07/2013, Earlier this year it was reported that based on a rumor, Nokia could be dropping Samsung as a component supplier due to allegations of design theft. Whether these rumors are true remains to be seen or proven, but in the meantime it looks like Nokia will...

EU Slaps Microsoft With $730 Million Fine Over Internet Explorer

03/06/2013, Many years ago there was a huge deal made over Microsoft and their browser, Internet Explorer, in which there were complaints that by bundling Internet Explorer with Windows, it would harm competition between web browsers and affect consumer choice. Now...

White House Supports The Legalizing Of Cellphone Unlocking

03/05/2013, If you have been following the news, you might be aware that the petition to make unlocking of cellphone legal has managed to garner over 100,000 signatures, and that’s not the best part. According to the petition’s creator, Sina Khanifar, it seems...

Nevada Could Make Texting While Walking Illegal

03/05/2013, All right, so you have read that texting will make you smarter in the long run, but might I recommend that you avoid texting while walking the next time you decide to drop by the state of Nevada? Of course, the whole idea of preventing texting while...

Apple Asked To Pay $330k/Day Because Of Facetime Patents

02/28/2013, We all know that Apple, as a company, has far more money than they could possibly spend in this lifetime (within reasonable limits, of course, as we are not asking them to build a Death Star), but is paying fines due to a patent ruling in the court of law...

Nintendo Sued Over 3D Technology In Its 3DS Handheld Console

02/27/2013, It looks like Nintendo could be in trouble over the creation of their handheld console, the 3DS. According to a report by Reuters, the 3D technology used in the console is a patent that was developed by Seijiro Tomita which basically removed the need for...

President Obama Criticizes Patent Trolls

02/17/2013, President Obama lashed at the Patent Trolls during his Google+ Hangout and said that his administration’s attempts at patent reforms had only gone about half way of where they should have been. In response to an entrepreneur, who raised concerns about...

Nokia Rumored To Drop Samsung As Component Supplier

02/15/2013, It has long been rumored that Apple is slowly trying to reduce its dependence on Samsung as a component supplier due to the high tensions between both companies over alleged patent infringements. However it looks like Apple isn’t the only company...