Apple after $2.5 billion and $30 per unit sold by Samsung

Apple after $2.5 billion and $30 per unit sold by Samsung

As you know Apple and Samsung are in battle over patent infringement, and apparently Apple is after lining their coffers with a substantial amount of bucks in damages, as the fruity firm believes old Sammy has cost them $500 million in profits along with $25 million in ‘reasonable royalty’ damages. According to the guys over […]

Apple ends Samsung and Qualcomm patent truce

Apple ends Samsung and Qualcomm patent truce

Today old Sammy and Apple continue their battle in the courts over patent infringement, this time in Australia with the Australian Federal Court hearing Samsung’s counter claim that Apple infringed on 3 ‘standard-essential 3G patents’ held by Samsung on the iPhone 4, iPhone 4S and Apple iPad 2. According to an article over on Zdnet, […]

Unique BlackBerry 10 keyboard patent for RIM

Unique BlackBerry 10 keyboard patent for RIM

Although BlackBerry maker Research In Motion has had its troubles recently, troubles that they hope to overcome eventually when they launch their BlackBerry 10 devices, RIM hasn’t been standing still, and has apparently been granted a patent for a BlackBerry 10 keyboard. An article over on Crackberry, by way of Engadget, who has it that […]

Fujifilm vs Motorola in violating patents on camera and phone

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There doesn’t seem to be a day goes by in the mobile world at the moment when we don’t hear news of one major company suing another major company. Sure enough true to form we now have news of further litigation issues in Fujifilm vs Motorola, concerning the violation of patents on cameras and phones. […]

iPhone and iPad Haptic feedback to feel textures

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There’s some interesting news today for Apple enthusiasts, as it seems that the company is considering using haptic touchscreen fingertip feedback on its iPhone and iPad devices. Haptic technology enables the user to feel textures when touching the screen and would give a more immersive and responsive feel to users. This is not the first […]

Foldable dual-screen Samsung tablet patent looks promising

Foldable dual-screen Samsung tablet patent looks promising

Now it’s not the first time we have seen a tablet that has the ability to fold, as the Sony Tablet P has that ability, however we haven’t seen a foldable slate from the Samsung camp just yet, but that might soon change if a recent Samsung patent is anything to judge by, so perhaps […]

Apple vs Samsung strengths and weaknesses will show

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One of the biggest ongoing feuds in the tech world is well documented and between the giant companies Apple and Samsung. The ongoing patent infringement saga of Apple vs. Samsung rolls on and the longer it takes the more the strengths and weaknesses of both companies will show. Just a few days ago Apple had […]

Possible new Sony Xperia Play with double sliding mechanisms

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When the Xperia Play from Sony Ericsson was announced last year there was an awful lot of excitement and hype for the first PlayStation certified gaming smartphone although sales didn’t take off as expected. Today we have news on the possibility of a new Xperia Play phone, which could have double sliding mechanisms, as suggested […]

Strange Nokia mobile phone vibrating magnetic tattoos

Strange Nokia mobile phone vibrating magnetic tattoos

If you have an incoming call or text message and your smartphone is out of earshot, or not on your person then obviously you’ll miss that call or text. However what if you had a patch or tattoo that vibrated when your phone received a message or call? Well apparently that’s the new tech Nokia […]

Apple May Battle Google By Acquiring Nokia, RIM and IDCC Patents

Apple May Battle Google By Acquiring Nokia, RIM and IDCC Patents

Well now it appears that the news that Google is to acquire Motorola Mobility will cause Apple to retaliate possibly by acquiring patents from the likes of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion, Nokia and IDCC according to an analysts. According to a report over on Economy news, Jefferies analysts have stated that Google’s move on […]