BT runs out of Steam
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Thursday, 01 September 2016 13:25

BT runs out of Steam


Sues for stealing ideas

Telco BT is suing the game distributor Steam for allegedly nicking its patented email technology.

Blackberry turns into patent troll
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Monday, 08 August 2016 12:24

Blackberry turns into patent troll


Sues Avaya

Troubled mobile phone maker BlackBerry has decided to make a bit more money by suing those it thinks stole its ideas.

Qualcomm sues Meizu
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Friday, 15 July 2016 12:45

Qualcomm sues Meizu


Other players might also face the wrath of its mighty briefs

Qualcomm has sued the Chinese smartphone vendor Meizu for infringing its patents and reports from China suggest that Oppo and Vivo might also be dragged into court.

Florida man claims to have invented the iPhone
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Even down to its rounded rectangle shape

Florida resident Thomas Ross claims he invented the “iPhone” and has filed a $10 billion lawsuit against Apple claiming it nicked his idea.

Tame Apple Press attacks Chinese phone maker
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How dare you say you invented the rounded rectangle?

The Tame Apple Press is incandescent with rage at the antics of the Chinese phone maker which won a patent case against the fruity cargo cult.

Appeals Court backs Samsung in appeal against Apple
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Apple did not invent slide to unlock

A US appeals court overturned a $120 million jury verdict against Samsung saying that the company did not infringe Apple's "quick links" patent, and that patents for the iPhone's slide-to-unlock and auto-correct features were invalid.

Sony patent reveals glove controller for PlayStation VR
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Flex sensors, pressure sensors, biometric sensors and more


New patents filed by Sony Computer Entertainment with the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) reveal that the gaming giant is preparing to release a much-requested glove controller sometime in the future for its PlayStation VR platform, set to launch later this fall.

Nvidia did not steal Samsung's ideas
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Tuesday, 09 February 2016 10:18

Nvidia did not steal Samsung's ideas


US court decides

A long running battle against Nvidia by Samsung is over, with the Korean chipmaker being soundly defeated.

Samsung asks court to see common sense over Apple patents
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Good luck with that

Samsung has urged a US appeals court on Tuesday to find that a jury in 2014 should not have made the South Korean company pay nearly $120 million to Apple for infringing three patents – The three slide-to-unlock, autocorrect and quick links features.

Apple tries to squeeze more cash out of Samsung
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Still not admitting that patent war was wrong

Despite years of pointless legal wrangling, the fruity cargo cult Apple is still trying to squeeze cash out of its business partner Samsung.