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Samsung Galaxy S III: Designed by Lawyers [Video]

Remember the original Samsung Galaxy S and its striking similarities with Apple’s iPhone 3GS? Remember the seemingly endless lawsuits and copyright trolling that ensued? The design of the Samsung Galaxy S III is a direct result of two years of battle between legal departments. And the above video explains it all! Enjoy! Images from… Read more

Motorola pushes for iOS ban in Europe

Anyone getting annoyed of lawsuits yet? Apparently not Motorola, which as it turns out, is bad news for Apple. As of this morning, Motorola has successfully sued Apple in Germany and set a precedent for a sales ban on all iOS devices for all of Europe. This will mark Moto’s first victory in the pair of patent infringement cases that they brought to court in… Read more

Apple’s request for ban on Samsung Galaxy phone and tablet sales was rejected by U.S. judge

Samsung dodged the bullet, so to speak, late yesterday when U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose, California denied Apple’s request to ban the sale of three of its smartphone models and the Galaxy Tab 10.1 in the U.S.. Koh explained, “It is not clear that an injunction on Samsung’s accused devices would prevent Apple from being irreparably harmed.”… Read more

Class Action pops up against Carrier IQ, Samsung, & HTC

Carrier IQ, a name that will live in infamy, hasn’t heard or seen the end of the bad luck train. As of this morning, much has developed in the big-brother scandal. First, Senator Al Franken (D-Minn) issued two separate letters to Carrier IQ, HTC, Samsung, Sprint, and AT&T to ask for responses to some pointed questions by December 14th. If that wasn’t… Read more

HTC suing Apple for infringing three patents

Round-and-round we go, right? The patent game is one that’s fraught with constant lawsuits and allegations, and companies will do everything they can to protect the patents that they own. Usually in the smartphone market, it’s Apple that has all the power and tenacity to start suing other companies, and Apple is even in the process of doing such a thing… Read more

HTC claims copyright infringement over video of Beautiful Widgets

If you are enthusiastic about customizing your Android device, you’ve at least heard the name Beautiful Widgets. Most of you are probably aware of HTC’s reaction to last year’s release of the immensely popular Beautiful Widgets home screen eye candy, which originally featured some graphics that were more than reminiscent of the HTC Sense widgets, the flip… Read more