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Subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent Sues Apple over QuickTime & iDevices

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Alcatel-Lucent subsidiary Multimedia Patent Trust has sued many consumer electronics companies and broadcasters over the years including Microsoft, Dell, LG, TiVo, Canon and yes Apple. In this latest patent infringement filing, Multimedia Patent Trust (MPT) focuses their entire case against Apple on three counts ......
Subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent Sues Apple over QuickTime & iDevices

Typo in Expert Report Led to Spat Between Samsung, Apple

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A Federal Court judge warned Samsung on Wednesday to rethink its allegation that Apple improperly influenced expert witnesses key to the companies' ongoing patent infringement trial....
Typo in Expert Report Led to Spat Between Samsung, Apple
Facebook countersues Yahoo with patent acquired after being sued by Yahoo

Nick Grossman's Favorite Techdirt Posts Of The Week

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Hello Techdirt! It's an honor to be here. Here are my favorite posts from this week. Most of these fall under the general theme of "be careful what you wish for"... If There Needs To Be An Investigation, It Should Be About Why The FBI Was Reading Certain Emails While...
Nick Grossman's Favorite Techdirt Posts Of The Week
Yahoo Sues Facebook in a Web Patent Shakedown

Apple is all aboard with licensing the Swiss clock icon

gigaom.com
Amidst all of the mobile licensing and patent disputes of late, one has been worked out: Apple has come to terms with the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) and will pay licensing fee for the clock icon in iOS 6. Details of the agreement weren’t disclosed, but it’s a done deal...
Apple is all aboard with licensing the Swiss clock icon

Judge Koh deals next blow to Samsung, denies all 12 of its summary judgment requests

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On Saturday, Judge Koh denied the entirety of a comprehensive summary judgment motion that Samsung brought in May. Samsung attacked the validity of each and every one of the intellectual property rights asserted by Apple at this stage as well as Apple's FRAND-related antitrust claims, and failed all the way....
Judge Koh deals next blow to Samsung, denies all 12 of its summary judgment requests
Apple may finally be directly targeting Android for alleged patent infringement

TNW's Daily Dose - Samsung to appeal Galaxy 10.1 ban, LivingSocial hit with patent claims

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Samsung looks to appeal the Galaxy Tab 10.1 ban. LivingSocial is next to be hit with patent infringement claims. iOS and Android growth outpaces all tech revolutions before it. You can catch The Daily Dose every Monday through Friday right here on The Next Web. Make sure to hit the...
TNW's Daily Dose - Samsung to appeal Galaxy 10.1 ban, LivingSocial hit with patent claims

Nokia sues HTC, RIM, and Viewsonic for infringing 45 patents

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Nokia just announced that it's suing HTC, RIM, and Viewsonic for patent infringement in the US and Germany. All told, there are 45 patent in the various lawsuits, covering what Nokia says are proprietary technologies — i.e., not industry standards. Developing... Continue reading…...
Nokia sues HTC, RIM, and Viewsonic for infringing 45 patents

Apple hit with patent suit over simultaneous voice and data, Wi-Fi tech

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Apple is once again being taken to court for alleged patent infringement, as non-practicing entity Wyncomm claims the iPhone and iPad are in violation of a 16-year old AT&T patent pertaining to simultaneous voice and data transmission.    ...
Apple hit with patent suit over simultaneous voice and data, Wi-Fi tech

Updated lists of Android patent infringement findings and successful countersuits

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I have received a fair amount of positive feedback to my lists of Android patent infringement findings as well as infringement findings in countersuits brought by Android device makers. Knowing that those two lists are being used as reference material by professionals in the financial services industry as well as...
Updated lists of Android patent infringement findings and successful countersuits

Microsoft's Xbox cleared of Google patent violation charge

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An administrative law judge at the U.S. International Trade Commission has ruled against a ban on Microsoft's Xbox as he found it did not violate a patent owned by Motorola Mobility. In a one-paragraph ruling, Judge David P. Shaw gave an initial determination that the Xbox did not violate...
Microsoft's Xbox cleared of Google patent violation charge

Nokia submits amicus brief in support of Apple's bid to block sale of Samsung products

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According to a report from Reuters, Nokia has this week become the first company to submit an amicus brief in support of Apple’s attempt to secure injunctions on several Samsung products. While the full contents of the brief have not yet been revealed, Reuters reports Nokia argued its position in...
Nokia submits amicus brief in support of Apple's bid to block sale of Samsung products

Facebook fires back at Yahoo, says it infringed 10 patents

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Facebook has denied Yahoo's claims of patent infringement and shot back with counterclaims that Yahoo infringed 10 Facebook patents....
Facebook fires back at Yahoo, says it infringed 10 patents

TNW’s Daily Dose – 24 hours of tech news in 5 minutes [Audio]

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Twitter acquires Posterous, Yahoo sues Facebook and a bunch of new Facebook Timeline apps are launched. It’s all in today’s Daily Dose. You can catch The Daily Dose every Monday through Friday right here on The Next Web. Make sure to hit the subscription button of your choice below to...
TNW’s Daily Dose – 24 hours of tech news in 5 minutes [Audio]

Wikipedia page of Judge Koh, of Apple-Samsung trial, locked after 'edit war'

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Unsupported allegations against judge who oversaw trials between Apple and Samsung added to Wikipedia page - but identities and purposes of contributors unclearThe Wikipedia page for Judge Lucy Koh - who has overseen a number of court battles between Apple and Samsung - has been locked until Sunday after an...
Wikipedia page of Judge Koh, of Apple-Samsung trial, locked after 'edit war'

AOL Sells Its Patents To Microsoft For $1 Billion: Microsoft Now Owns Netscape IP

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Just a few weeks ago, we had mentioned reports that AOL was looking to sell its patents. Sometimes, those kinds of things take a while, and may even involve auctions and whatnot. However, it looks like AOL got the deal done quickly, selling over 800 patents to Microsoft for just...
AOL Sells Its Patents To Microsoft For $1 Billion: Microsoft Now Owns Netscape IP

Google Countersues British Telecom In US, UK For Patent Infringement

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Google (and Motorola Mobility) have counter-sued the UK’s BT Group (British Telecom) for patent infringement in the US and UK. This follows a 2011 patent lawsuit filing by BT against Google. Google has probably asserted its patents in an effort to provide some negotiating leverage against BT... Please visit Marketing...
Google Countersues British Telecom In US, UK For Patent Infringement

Here are the 10 patents Yahoo is using to sue Facebook (and what they really mean)

venturebeat.com
With Facebook getting ready for its IPO, Yahoo has decided to sue over patent infringement. Yahoo used the same tactic against Google in the run up to their IPO, pocketing a helping of the search engine’s pre-IPO shares. Yahoo’s new CEO, Scott Thompson, is reportedly the one driving this aggressive strategy,...
Here are the 10 patents Yahoo is using to sue Facebook (and what they really mean)
Apple hit with injunction in South Korea for patent infringement

Xamarin releases XobotOS, the .NET-powered version of Android

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A company has substantially ported Google's Java-based Android software to use C# and the .NET framework, a move that could be the first step towards creating an Android-like operating system that avoids legal entanglements with Oracle. Android's primary application environment is based on the Java technology first developed by...
Xamarin releases XobotOS, the .NET-powered version of Android

Zillow moves into home improvement with its new Digs marketplace

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Real estate information marketplace Zillow has announced a new home improvement marketplace called Zillow Digs, letting those on the hunt for new domestic interiors find inspiration, as well as get to grips with the cost of remodeling projects. The Web and iPad app lets users create, save and share Pinterest-style...
Zillow moves into home improvement with its new Digs marketplace
Apple finally gets its patent on a rectangle with rounded corners
Today's amusing analyst rumors ... the iRing is back, and Apple going patent-crazy over iOS 7
Google Sued For Patent Infringement Over GDrive

Apple, Samsung Patent Case Jury Selection Begins

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Lawyers for Apple and Samsung Electronics have begun choosing the 10 people that will make up the jury to which they will argue claims of patent infringement....
Apple, Samsung Patent Case Jury Selection Begins

Former Apple Designer Won't Be in Court Monday for Apple Samsung Trial

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Shin Nishibori, a former Apple designer and a key witness in Samsung defense against patent infringement allegations from Apple, claims his subpoena was not properly served....
Former Apple Designer Won't Be in Court Monday for Apple Samsung Trial

Samsung accuses Apple of 'ambush litigation' in 3G patent trial

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Samsung accused Apple of "ambush litigation" on Friday in Federal Court in Sydney by suddenly raising new defenses against the South Korean company's 3G patent infringement allegations....
Samsung accuses Apple of 'ambush litigation' in 3G patent trial

Intellectual Ventures tries suing AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile

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Controversial firm Intellectual Ventures has sued three of the major US wireless carriers for patent infringement. The company has filed lawsuits against AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile, alleging the service providers have improperly used IV's technology related to wireless networks. Verizon has a licensing agreement in place with IV that wasn't...
Intellectual Ventures tries suing AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile
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