Tag: Patent

U.S. jury finds Apple infringed 3 Qualcomm patents

(Reuters) — Mobile phone chip supplier Qualcomm on Friday won a legal victory against iPhone maker Apple, with a jury in federal court in San Diego finding that Apple owes Qualcomm about $31 million for infringing three of its patents. Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Qualcomm last year sued Apple alleging […]

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Periscope zoom lenses stunk in cameras, but may get better in phones

As a general rule, I don’t dismiss new technologies before I’ve personally gone hands on with them, and I’m willing to give a new company a chance to make a crummy old technology work better. So it takes a lot before I’ll say a particular invention never works well, but there’s one example that comes […]

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Apple Says Qualcomm Patented a Tech That Its Former Engineer Helped Create

In its ongoing legal trial with Qualcomm in a San Diego court in the U.S., Apple claimed that one of its former engineers played a key role in inventing the tech that Qualcomm went ahead and patented and believes Apple has infringed upon. Despite key contributions from Apple’s former engineer Arjuna Siva, Qualcomm secured a […]

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Apple Sued by Patent Troll in East Texas for Infringing LTE Patents

A group of five patent trolls has sued Apple for infringing on seven of their patents in East Texas. Out of this, they managed to acquire six patents from the likes of Samsung, LG, Ericsson, and Panasonic. They claim that all Apple products featuring LTE infringe on their patents starting from the iPhone 5 to iPads […]

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Apple will reportedly close 2 stores to avoid an infamous Texas patent court

With over 500 retail stores worldwide, Apple’s opening or closing plans for individual stores typically aren’t noteworthy, but the company appears to have an unusual motive behind the closure of two locations in eastern Texas: It’s reportedly attempting to sever business contacts near a court that is often preferred by patent trolls. According to MacRumors, […]

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Smart Clothing Could Be Next On Apple’s List Of Products To Launch

Apple’s interest in the health sector is no secret. The company has been buying up various health companies and products, and let’s not forget the Apple Watch which as been slowing gaining new health capabilities with rumors that future Apple Watches could come with a non-invasive glucose monitoring feature. So it doesn’t really come as […]

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