- News tagged "patent"
Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013
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 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
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.
Saturday, 25 Aug 2012
Samsung is found to have infringed on Apple's patents and is ordered to pay at least US$1.049 billion in damages. If you think the battle is over, you are wrong. Hit the link to find out more.
Monday, 6 Aug 2012
In its ongoing trial with Samsung, Apple is forced to reveal secrets regarding how the iPhone was conceived and how the design team worked, giving a rare insight into how the ultra-secretive company conducts its business.
Friday, 6 Jul 2012
In light of the recent spate of patents wars, Federal Judge Richard Posner believes that the effectiveness of the patent system, for the tech industry in particular, is questionable.
Wednesday, 2 Nov 2011
Horacio Gutierrez, deputy general counsel of Microsoft's intellectual property group has claimed that Google Android's success is built upon Microsoft's heavy investments in research and development.
Thursday, 29 Sep 2011
Samsung has agreed to a patent cross-licensing deal with Microsoft, related to a series of patent infringement by the Google Android operating system employed by Samsung's portfolio.
Friday, 19 Aug 2011
Apple is aggressively going after Samsung and its line of mobile devices in the Netherlands with the filing of the latest lawsuit in the Netherlands.
Thursday, 18 Aug 2011
Apple's MagSafe power adapters, which have only been used in its Macbook lineup, will most likely be making its way onto future iOS devices when the Cupertino-based company secured the patent for the mobile OS.