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Is The Latest Apple-Samsung Court Case Really All About Google?

In a court case kicking off today in San Jose, Apple is tackling Samsung over software and hardware patent infringements in an attempt to win over $US2.5 billion in damages. But behind all the claims and counter-claims, is this court case really a fight between Apple and Google?


Google Warned Samsung Not To Copy Apple

Apple’s continued disputes with Samsung reach new levels next week when yet another trial kicks off. But this time, Apple plans to argue its case using a raft of internal Samsung documents that openly admit that the company mimicked the iPhone — and was even warned off doing so by Google.


RIM Forced To Pay $US147 Million Damages Over Patent Dispute

The New York Times is reporting that RIM has been found liable of infringing software patents held by Mformation Technologies. There goes $US147 million in damages for the BlackBerry manufacturer — more cash it can’t afford to lose.


Apple's Australian Legal Team Says No To Samsung's Peace Offering

Last week, Samsung approached Apple with a compromise that would let company sell the Galaxy Tab in Australia. Apple rejected this settlement, opening the door for a long legal battle.


'Every Android Device' Affected By HTC Patent Infringement

Hyperbole ahoy! Friday’s ITC pro-Apple patent ruling against HTC is creating waves this weekend because it theoretically means a number of Android handsets could be barred from sale within the U.S. beginning in December.


RIM Can't Win These Days

Just when you thought RIM’s fortunes couldn’t get any worse, along comes Dolby Laboratories to knock the beleaguered company a little bit lower.