Tag Archives: Patents

Samsung Claims The iPhone Can’t Exist Without Samsung’s Patents

Samsung has been fighting a battle with Apple for so long, it’s hard to remember a time before the patent disputes. Both sides have won some, both sides have lost some. Samsung has lost a significant amount here in the States, yet they are confident that their appeal will come through. It’s a tough time for all, we live in an age of war. Samsung’s… Read more

Apple Claims They Will Pay $1 Per iPhone Sold To Moto, But No More

In a very strange turn of events, Apple is now open to pay licensing fees to Motorola. Apple has never been one to do so, but now their lawyers told a court that they would pay a dollar per iPhone sold to Motorola to use their essential patents. $1 isn’t bad money for patents (though it could stand to be a bit larger of a sum), and considering how many… Read more

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Invalidates Apple’s ‘Rubber Banding’ Patent Used In Victory Over Samsung

Well it appears the drama between Apple and Samsung has certainly becoming more intriguing. According to a new report from FOSS Patents - a court filing from Samsung has revealed that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a preliminary decision ruling that Apple’s “rubber banding” patent, that was a key part of the $1 billion… Read more

Apple Declares War, Adds Samsung Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note, And Galaxy Note 10.1 To Patent Dispute

And so the war wages on. After Apple successfully defeated Samsung in its month-long patent trial, the company has decided to push its troops forward. The Cupertino-based firm is now claiming that Samsung’s Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note, and Galaxy Note 10.1 infringe on its ’721, ’604, and ’647 IPs. These patents–which should have never been granted… Read more