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Google Patent Reveals Android Beam Meant to do More?

05/02/2012, Given the legal battles currently going on between Oracle and Google, many interesting tech-related tit-bits have been released such as the original Android phone with its QWERTY keyboard that was to go on sale with a $19.99 subsidized 2-year contract but...

Motorola triumphs over Apple’s “finger-swipe” patent claims

05/02/2012, It certainly looks like Motorola is on a streak when it comes to winning lawsuits. Earlier today we reported that Motorola had won an injunction against Microsoft for Windows 7 and the Xbox 360, and now it looks like a federal court judge in Chicago has...

Samsung Granted Patent for Dual Screen Tablet Device

04/30/2012, Earlier this week, the South Korean technological giant was granted a patent for a “dual screen design for a terminal for portable mobile communication”. The patent which was numbered D658,173, was filed last year on April 7 and lists Kim Dong-Hun as...

Man sues Apple for alleged patent infringement over the Smart Cover

04/27/2012, Apple was recently granted the patent application for its series of Smart Covers for the company’s iPads. Unfortunately it seems that one particular resident in Colorado believes that Apple’s Smart Cover violates his patent which was filed for in 2003...

Apple’s patent suggests iTunes media gifting via NFC

04/27/2012, While NFC has been making its way onto other phones, Apple’s iPhone has yet to see the inclusion of the technology into their products, but that’s not to say that the Cupertino company did not explore that option in the past. A recently discovered...

Study: Nokia Has Earned More from iPhone Than Lumia Sales

04/27/2012, After Microsoft was found to be making more from licensing its patents out to Android device manufacturer than selling its own Windows Phones now it seems that Nokia is also earning more from doing the same thing with Apple for its iPhone than selling its...

Sony patent points to dual keyboards and sliding ability

04/27/2012, We have definitely come a long way in the world of gaming on your mobile phone, compared to Snake on the Nokia all those years ago. Nowadays, if your phone does not come with a touchscreen display, then you are definitely missing out on a whole bunch of...

Samsung applies for emotional recognition patent

04/26/2012, We humans are emotional creatures, and sometimes, it leads us to do crazy things – something that robots as well as other digital lifeforms are unable to comprehend, not now, and never in the future. Samsung might help change the course of such...

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...