- News tagged "patent"
Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016
Two patents reveal that Samsung is exploring ways to improve fingerprint recognition on its smartphones. One of the patent involves the adoption of an iPhone-styled round button on the front panel.
Wednesday, 25 May 2016
Huawei is pursuing legal action against Samsung in both China and the US for allegedly violating its patents on a number of cellular technologies and software.
Wednesday, 23 Dec 2015
Apple and Swedish telecoms firm Ericsson entered a new patent license deal which can possibly see the latter getting 0.5% of revenue on the iPhone and iPad. Read on to find out more.
Friday, 13 Nov 2015
Recent patents by Apple have pointed towards an invention that will expel water from speaker and microphone cavities by using a combination of acoustics and electric charges.
Thursday, 1 Oct 2015
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office granted Apple a patent for a wraparound display which could possibly be used in future generations of iPhones. Read on to find out more!
Friday, 21 Aug 2015
After the U.S. Federal Circuit of Appeals rejected Samsung's appeals for a rehearing, the South Korean tech giant said that it plans to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court over the damages awarded.
Tuesday, 4 Aug 2015
Samsung seems to be a step closer to making foldable personal devices possible, if the submitted patents are any indication.
Monday, 13 Jul 2015
A study conducted by United Patents found that nearly 90% of all patent lawsuits filed in the first half of this year were by patent trolls.
Monday, 4 Aug 2014
Microsoft filed a lawsuit against Samsung for its failure to pay royalties on time and with accrued late payment interest. Apparently, Samsung cited "a fundamental disagreement" for doing so, which forced Microsoft to take legal action. Hit the link to find out more.
Tuesday, 28 Jan 2014
Samsung has entered into two patent cross-licensing agreements with Google and Ericsson respectively. Each agreement will reportedly allow involved parties to gain access to each other's patent portfolios, with less risk of patent infringements.