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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...

Apple Wins Patent on Bluetooth Headset with Built-in MP3 Player

04/13/2012, An Apple patent that was granted this week displays a wireless audio headset that connects via Bluetooth could have an integrated mp3 player in the same device. The patent titled ‘Wireless headset with integrated media player’, shows that either a...

Apple ‘unibody’ earbuds plan relies on ultrasonic bonding

04/12/2012, Apple’s sense of design had always been impeccable and well ahead of their time, and this time around, we have a whiff that Apple is working on a new process called ultrasonic bonding, which might eventually result in Cupertino working on new iPhone...

Apple, RIM and Samsung hit with patent lawsuit

04/12/2012, It looks like Apple, RIM and Samsung have been hit with a lawsuit that claims that the companies have violated upon a patent pertaining to touchscreens. A shell company from Texas has accused the companies and their products, namely the iPhone, iPad, the...