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Nokia and HTC win in European patent case

04/25/2012, Nokia of Finland as well as HTC of Taiwan managed to get some good news this week (particularly for the latter as it has stopped performing gangbusters in 2011 as well as this year, no thanks to the Apple iPhone 4S’ superb “home ground”...

Apple Infringes Motorola Mobility Patent, ITC Says

04/25/2012, A judge from the International Trade Commission (ITC) this Tuesday said that Apple has infringed a patent belonging to Motorola Mobility in making the iPhone, the iPad and a couple of other products. The said patent that Apple has presumably violated is a...

Motorola Wins Initial Ruling on Microsoft’s Xbox Patent Lawsuit

04/24/2012, In a report by Bloomberg yesterday, Motorola Mobility won a U.S International Trade Commission (ITC) Judge’s initial ruling to block imports of Microsoft’s Xbox systems. Although this is just an initial ruling, it is another step towards the final...

Microsoft patents low-powered interactive secondary display

04/22/2012, Microsoft looks into the future with their patent for a low-powered interactive secondary display, where the secondary display will sip very little juice in a rather similar vein as that of an e-ink device. This particular display will show off various...

Sony patent reveals plans for wireless medical wristband

04/20/2012, Hospitals have displays and monitors that shows a patient’s heart rate and vitals. Perhaps looking to cut down the amount of wires strapped to a patient, or for those at home who are simply curious, a recently discovered patent filed by Sony back in...

Apple Files Patent for Shanghai’s Apple Store Glass Panel Design

04/19/2012, Apple has filed a patent application for the curved glass that was used in the construction of one of the Apple Stores in China. The Pudong Apple Store in China features what most Apple Stores are known for; its glass facades and staircases. These two...

Android Partners Worried About Google and Motorola Collaboration

04/18/2012, After the famous acquisition by Google over mobile handset giant Motorola, the Mountain View search company claimed that it would be using the hardware from Motorola to only extend its patent portfolio to fight patent-related litigation law suits. Now...

Twitter vows not to utilize their patents in offensive litigation

04/18/2012, In an industry where patents are used as weapons rather than a protection of intellectual property, social media giant, Twitter, has announced a somewhat neutral stance vowing to never use the company’s patents as a weapon. This came about when it was...