The Patent Wars: Crucially, SEPs cannot be used to win injunctions barring products from sale

Microsoft vs Android

“This is going to have effects a lot further than just Motorola v. Microsoft: it could be crucial in the ongoing Samsung Apple battle,” Tim Worstall reports for Forbes.

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Apple wins patent for slide-to-unlock gesture on touchscreen devices

Apple received U.S. Patent No. 8,406,721, titled “Unlocking a Device by Performing Gestures on an Unlock Image,” by the United States Patent Office (USPTO) this week. Filed by Scott Forstall, et al, Apple’s senior vice president of iOS software in 2009, the patent could bring Apple significant success in protecting its iPhone and […]

Apple considering a secret Samsung offer to allow Galaxy Tab sales to resume

Samsung is currently unable to sell their iPad knockoff, the Galaxy Tab 10.1 in Australia, but that could all change if Apple accepts the secret deal that Samsun may have put on the table, according to BGR.

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Apple will, crush, kill, destroy the competition

Al Gore

According to thenextweb, Al Gore, who is on the Apple board said that ” ‘the new iPhones would be out next month’ at the Discovery Invest Leadership Summit today”. However although the report claims that there was no doubt that Mr Gore clearly stated that it was iPhones, (plural), there […]