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Apple fails again in its bid to ban Samsung's US phones sales
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Apple fails again in its bid to ban Samsung's US phones sales

Aug 28th 2014, 12:41 PM 7,187 Views 62 Comments

Despite dropping all claims outside the US, the patent battle between both companies rages on.

Apple and Samsung decide to call a patent truce, but only outside the US
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Apple and Samsung decide to call a patent truce, but only outside the US

Aug 6th 2014, 9:19 AM 5,758 Views 19 Comments

The two companies will continue to pursue existing cases that are taking place in US courts.

Motorola escapes fine after breaching EU competition law
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Motorola escapes fine after breaching EU competition law

Apr 29th 2014, 2:08 PM 3,826 Views 1 Comment

The company tried to take out and enforce a patent injunction against Apple, despite it agreeing to pay royalties for its use.

Samsung and Apple kick off patent case by dragging Google into the middle of it
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# Stuck In The Middle

Samsung and Apple kick off patent case by dragging Google into the middle of it

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:57 AM 8,227 Views 13 Comments

Samsung fired back at Apple’s accusations of patent theft by saying it was Google that wrote the Android software used on its phones and tablets.

Apple and Samsung return to court again as patent dispute heats up
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Apple and Samsung return to court again as patent dispute heats up

Mar 31st 2014, 10:00 AM 9,127 Views 12 Comments

Apple has accused Samsung of infringing on five patents on newer patents, while Samsung made a counterclaim, saying Apple stole two of its ideas to use on iPhones and iPads.

Michael D, rugby and video games: The week in numbers
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Michael D, rugby and video games: The week in numbers

Aug 26th 2012, 3:30 PM 4,833 Views 0 Comments

How many people love (or loathe) the Lovely Girls? How popular is Guinness? And how long does it take a video to become viral?

Court to hear Apple’s €2 BILLION patent claim against Samsung
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Court to hear Apple’s €2 BILLION patent claim against Samsung

Jul 30th 2012, 12:44 PM 3,745 Views 14 Comments

The smartphone giants will lock horns in a federal court in the US today, with Apple seeking $2.5 billion for patent infringement.

Google CEO grilled in court over anti-trust allegations
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Google CEO grilled in court over anti-trust allegations

Apr 18th 2012, 7:16 PM 2,571 Views 0 Comments

Larry Page takes the stand in a case taken by Oracle, who claim Google stole some Java technology for the Android OS.

Just weeks before IPO, Yahoo hits Facebook with patents lawsuit
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# Patent Wars

Just weeks before IPO, Yahoo hits Facebook with patents lawsuit

Mar 13th 2012, 9:36 AM 3,778 Views 6 Comments

The social network’s preparations for stock market glory are dampened by news of a lawsuit brought by Yahoo.

Apple scores first victory in patent disputes with ruling against HTC
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Apple scores first victory in patent disputes with ruling against HTC

Dec 20th 2011, 11:30 AM 3,308 Views 28 Comments

The International Trade Commission has ruled that Taiwanese phone maker HTC has infringed on one Apple patent, a key win for the Californian tech giant.

Apple v Samsung: German court upholds injunction banning sale of Galaxy tablets
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Apple v Samsung: German court upholds injunction banning sale of Galaxy tablets

Sep 9th 2011, 7:52 PM 561 Views 24 Comments

The battle between Apple and Samsung continues with another ‘win’ for Apple in Germany today.

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Aug 24th 2011, 8:03 PM 1,953 Views 0 Comments

In today’s wrap-up: Journalists released from Tripoli hotel; Cloyne archbishop agrees: ‘O’Callaghan should have quit’; injunction bans Samsung Galaxy sales in Ireland, and can you be hurt by bullets fired into the air?

Apple wins injunction blocking Irish sale of Samsung Galaxy phones
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Apple wins injunction blocking Irish sale of Samsung Galaxy phones

Aug 24th 2011, 6:25 PM 1,643 Views 56 Comments

A Dutch court issues a preliminary injunction blocking the sale of certain models of phones in some countries including Ireland.