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HTC Calls Rumored “Apple Tax” Licensing Cost “Outrageous”

Amidst reports that HTC’s settlement with Apple and newly formed licensing deal will cost the company between $6 and 8$ per handset, HTC’s CEO had something to say. Describing the analyst estimates as “outrageous,” Chou took the opportunity while speaking at the KDDI product launch in Tokyo to discuss the rumored cost. “I think that these… Read more

Samsung Files Request To See Apple, HTC Settlement Details

While Samsung has already described their unwillingness to settle with Apple, that doesn’t mean they don’t want a sneak peek at the details behind the Apple, HTC settlement. On Friday afternoon Samsung filed a request seeking a copy of the licensing agreement Apple has with HTC. Samsung says its wants to see what patents are covered and if those… Read more