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Friday, 21 Aug 2015

Samsung to appeal to U.S. Supreme Court over ongoing patent fight against Apple

Samsung to appeal to U.S. Supreme Court over ongoing patent fight against Apple

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 gets serious about patenting foldable tablet and smartphone displays

Samsung gets serious about patenting foldable tablet and smartphone displays

Samsung seems to be a step closer to making foldable personal devices possible, if the submitted patents are any indication.

Monday, 13 Jul 2015

90% of all tech patents lawsuits filed in the first half of 2015 were by patent trolls

90% of all tech patents lawsuits filed in the first half of 2015 were by patent trolls

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 sues Samsung over patent royalty payment issues

Microsoft sues Samsung over patent royalty payment issues

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 Enters into Patent Cross-Licensing Agreements with Google and Ericsson

Samsung Enters into Patent Cross-Licensing Agreements with Google and Ericsson

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.

Monday, 20 Jan 2014

Amazon Plans to Speed Up Package Delivery with Anticipatory Shipping Technology

Amazon Plans to Speed Up Package Delivery with Anticipatory Shipping Technology

If flying drones are too far-fetched for you, Amazon plans to reduce delivery time for customers by pre-emptively moving goods to shipping hubs near potential buyers. Once these buyers confirm their purchases, those goods can be delivered to them with less delay.

Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013

NVIDIA to Expand Business Through Licensing

NVIDIA to Expand Business Through Licensing

The graphics technology juggernaut aims to expand its business by licensing its graphics technology to other device manufacturers.

Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013

Apple Successfully Trademarks Rectangular Tables In A Room

Apple Successfully Trademarks Rectangular Tables In A Room

After two previously failed attempts, Apple has successfully filed a trademark claim with the U.S. patent office on the design of its signature minimalist retail stores.

Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012

Amazon CEO Awarded Patent for Airbag System for Portable Devices

Amazon CEO Awarded Patent for Airbag System for Portable Devices

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Amazon VP Gregory Hart have been awarded a patent that outlines a number of innovative solutions to protect portable devices from hard impacts.

Wednesday, 29 Aug 2012

6 Dec Hearing on Apple's Request to Ban Samsung Phones

6 Dec Hearing on Apple's Request to Ban Samsung Phones

A December hearing is set to consider Apple's request to have an injunction against at least eight Samsung devices, and Samsung's appeal to have the jury's verdict set aside.

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