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Rockstar Consortium Looking To Sell Off Some Of Their Patents

12/25/2013, For those unfamiliar with the Rockstar Consortium, they are a group of big tech companies consisting of Apple, Microsoft, BlackBerry, Sony, and Ericsson, who have teamed up together to purchase patents from Nortel Networks which occurred back in 2011....

Google Files Complaint Over Rockstar Consortium

12/25/2013, There is a patent consortium known as Rockstar whose name is rather appropriate given that it consists of companies such as Apple, Microsoft, BlackBerry, Sony, and Ericsson. We have seen how they have tried to sue Google and other companies in the past...

Taiwan FTC Fines Apple For Price Meddling

12/25/2013, If there’s one thing about Apple is that they are consistent with the pricing of their products. If one were to hop on over to an Apple retail store or online website, you will realize that the prices of their iPhones, iPads, and Mac computers are more...

Nokia Wins Injunction Against HTC In Germany

12/22/2013, It was only recently that Nokia won an injunction against HTC products in the UK, although the ban was later relaxed. Nokia had also recently gone after HTC over in France and now it looks like even n Germany, HTC is not safe. According to the latest...

EU To Vote On Smartphone Charger Standards

12/19/2013, If there is a drawback to using an iOS device in an environment where everyone uses Android, Windows Phone, or BlackBerry, is how you would be hard pressed to find a charger for your phone. After all Android users can simply swap chargers with one another...

Apple Loses New Zealand Court Case Against “driPhone” Name

12/18/2013, In the past we have seen many products that have tried to capitalize on the popularity of Apple’s iPhone, such as using “i” in front of its products or naming their products in such a way that made it sound close to “iPhone”. In fact this is...

Second Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against EA Over Battlefield 4

12/18/2013, We’re not sure if it is because Battlefield 4 truly is a buggy game beyond playability, or if it is because some people are just opportunists, but it wasn’t too long after we reported that EA could face a lawsuit over Battlefield 4 that we have learnt...

Nokia Files Lawsuit Against HTC In France

12/18/2013, While Nokia and HTC’s legal tussle might not be as high-profiled compared to Apple vs. Samsung, it has been going on for quite a bit and according to reports so far, Nokia has managed to win injunctions against HTC over in Germany and recently in the UK...

Samsung Loses iOS Embargo And Request For Damages In South Korea

12/12/2013, When it comes to the legal battle against Apple, it seems as though Samsung just can’t catch a break, even in their home of South Korea where the courts have recently ruled against their request for an iOS embargo. According to the lawsuit, Samsung had...

Apple Thinks Samsung Should Foot Some Of Their Legal Bill

12/11/2013, Being a lawyer for Apple must certainly be a lucrative job because last we heard, the Cupertino company has spent a whopping $60 million in its legal fees against Samsung. However it seems that despite Apple’s enormous wealth, they have apparently...

EA Faces Potential Lawsuit Over Battlefield 4

12/11/2013, According to the rumors, Battlefield 4 was a rushed out game by EA and DICE in a bid to beat Activision’s Call of Duty: Ghosts to the punch. The result was a fairly buggy game that led to EA’s SVP to announce that they could have done a better job....