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Apple Fails To Ban US HTC Imports

Apple Fails To Ban US HTC Imports

Back in May, Apple managed to hold up the import of HTC handsets on the grounds that they infringed a number of patents. The ban didn’t last for long — and now the ITC is flatly refusing to listen to Apple’s whining.

Microsoft Sues Barnes & Noble Over Nook’s Android Look

Microsoft Sues Barnes & Noble Over Nook’s Android Look

Welcome to the mobile patent wars, Barnes & Noble! It’s a unfortunately rite of passage for anyone with a phone or tablet, and it was really only a matter of time before Nook caught somebody’s stink-eye. Specifically, Microsoft’s.