The Apple vs. Samsung legal kerfuffle continues, with the latest round going in favor of Apple. According to a UK court, Apple was not found guilty of infringing upon three of Samsung's patents. Samsung had claimed in court that Apple was infringing upon three of its patents related to processing and transmitting data over 3G mobile networks, however, the court found all...
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A series of patent infringement claims have been filed by Apple this month surrounding both the Samsung GALAXY S 4 and the Android-centric Google Now system. Two “Siri” patents have been pulled up by Apple surrounding unified search, each of them originally attached to a suit that filed against the Android Quick Search Box in ...
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Samsung's Galaxy S4 infringes on 5 Apple patents, according to a court filing by Apple. Apple wants to add the new Galaxy S4 to an ongoing case involving Apple and Samsung being heard in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, San Jose Division, according to a filing with that court on Tuesday. Samsung's newest flagship smartphone was launched in March and...
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Samsung's Galaxy S4 infringes on 5 Apple patents, according to a court filing by Apple. Apple wants to add the new Galaxy S4 to an ongoing case involving Apple and Samsung being heard in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, San Jose Division, according to a filing with that court on Tuesday. Samsung's newest flagship smartphone was launched in March...
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Last November a jury in Texas decided that Apple was to pay VirnetX, a firm that holds patents relative to Apple services FaceTime and iMessage, royalties that amount to $368 million. On Tuesday evening that ruling was upheld and the four patents in question were reaffirmed as infringed. The patents relate to creating a virtual private network between two devices (or VPN)....
(2 months and 24 days ago)
The audio-visual tech firm claims Apple's speakers — especially those on the iMac — infringe on its patents.
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Samsung has been dealt yet more courtroom misery in its interminable legal war with Apple after a UK judge dismissed claims that the iPhone-maker had infringed upon its 3G patents.The Korean giant had taken to the High Court seeking a 2.4 per cent cut on all iPhone sales alleging that Apple was unlawfully using three patents relating to 3G mobile broadband.The patents had...
(2 months and 17 days ago)
Until now it's mainly been Samsung beating the drum for oddly-shaped phone technology with its flexible displays, but Apple may soon join in if two recently unearthed patents are any indication.The Apple patents (1 and 2) in question are titled "curved battery cells for portable electronic devices" and "non-rectangular batteries for portable electronic devices."Unearthed by...
(20 days ago)
Filed under: Investing Eastman Kodak and its largest bankruptcy creditor, the U.K. Kodak Pension Plan (KPP), have agreed to a deal in which KPP will provide Kodak $650 million in cash and non-cash consideration for its Personalized Imaging and Document Imaging businesses, the company announced today. In addition to the sale of the business unit, the two sides have agreed to...
(23 days ago)
Anybody familiar with the finance literature in the late 1980s knows that Eastman Kodak was the poster child for the theory of levering up a company to "enhance shareholder returns."
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