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U.S. Judge rejects redaction requests filed by Apple and Samsung

07/17/2012, U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh has rejected requests made by tech giants Apple and Samsung to keep some of the documents confidential and out of public view as they push through with the patent wars. Earlier today, Judge Koh issued the order saying,...

Google perform evasive maneuvers to avoid US smartphone import ban

07/17/2012, Right, Google might be flying high at the moment with their Android operating system across mobile devices such as the tablet and smartphone, but that does not mean they are invincible. No sir, Google’s unit Motorola Mobility is making the relevant...

Toshiba awarded patent for a laptop with built-in stylus

07/11/2012, If you’re wondering what Toshiba has up its sleeve when Windows 8 drops later this year, the answer could be in some recently granted patents. According to the folks at Patent Bolt, Toshiba has some designs for a laptop that features cellular...

Microsoft high-performance touchscreen technology patent filed

07/05/2012, A few months ago we wrote about Microsoft’s high-performance touchscreen technology which managed to reduce the delay that users experience when using a touchscreen. While we got to see an impressive demonstration video, it wasn’t really...

Apple working on its own smart glasses?

07/05/2012, Apple publishes tons of patent requests each and every year in order to prepare for whatever it may encounter in the future of technology, but this one has caught our attention. The patent is described as “Peripheral treatment for head-mounted...

Apple gets patent for water-damage detection

07/05/2012, Apple, considered by a few critics as the patent troll, has recently been awarded with a patent that can reportedly detect water damage in a device.”Water exposure is among major reasons that may cause significant malfunction of devices, such as...

Dual-mode wireless, wired iPhone headset patent filed by Apple

07/05/2012, It looks like Apple might have some exciting new headsets in the works. According to the folks over at AppleInsider, Apple has filed for a patent on an iPhone Bluetooth headset. What makes it stand out from other Bluetooth headsets is its ability to...

Sony patent aims to keep you entertained while you exercise

07/05/2012, It goes without saying that having the right kind of motivation when you exercise can push you further than you could ever imagine. This is where music plays a very important role whenever you do sweat a whole lot at the gym or around your neighborhood...

HTC smartphones did not infringe Apple patents, U.K. Judge ruled

07/04/2012, The Apple versus HTC war started way back in 2010, with the Cupertino-based tech giant filing its first ITC complaint against the Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer. It was widely known as the first ever lawsuit filed against an Android device...

Samsung fails to prevent US tablet sales ban

07/03/2012, At the end of last month, Samsung was faced with an injunction from the court that resulted in the possibility of Samsung’s Galaxy Nexus receiving a sales ban in the US – one of their major global markets. Not too long after that, Samsung...

Motorola patent win might result in US import ban for Apple

06/26/2012, Hmmm, long and drawn out affairs in the court room is definitely not something that companies would want to go through, but Apple and Motorola have had their fair share of legal spats in the past. One of the latest developments see the U.S. International...

Microsoft co-operative touch pen input mechanism

06/25/2012, Microsoft’s Surface tablet has certainly made quite the (positive) impression upon the masses when it was first announced recently, and all I can say is, the entire industry is looking forward to the Surface making a big splash when it arrives later...

Samsung’s robot patent mimics human walk

06/21/2012, When we talk about Samsung, I would say that it is rather rare to read about robots instead of the next big and slim TV or Android-powered smartphone. However, we have come across news about Samsung’s recently published patent applications –...