Apple Patents

Apple Wants $2 Billion From Samsung

Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Tech

Apple and Samsung are at it again. The long-running dispute between the two tech giants relates to patent infringements and has already cost Samsun...

Samsung Must Pay Apple $290 Million (For Starters)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Samsung has been ordered to pay another $290 million to Apple by a US court. This is just the latest judgement in a long-running patent dispute acr...

Boston University Sues Apple

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK Tech

An American university has sued for infringing a 1997 patent - and is asking for US authorities to pull its iconic iPhone, iPad and Macbook products ...

Apple Patent Suggests All-Glass Wrap-Around iPhone

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.05.2013 | UK Tech

Apple has filed a patent for an iPhone with a wrap-around screen. The remarkable design doesn't necessarily mean the Californian tech giant is read...

Analysing Unstructured Information Is IT Vendor's Secret Weapon Against Patents

Nick Patience | Posted 03.02.2013 | UK Tech
Nick Patience

War has been declared in the technology industry. Thousands of executives and companies are stomping on the patent battleground in a seemingly endless battle to gain financial or market advantages over rivals by taking them to court over claims of patent infringements.

Has Apple Lost its Cool?

Ilya Kazi | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Tech
Ilya Kazi

It isn't always necessary to air your legal laundry in public (especially if negotiating cross-licensing deals) and if Apple doesn't recognise the PR consequences of continuing to do so, it could start to affect the bottom line.

Google And Apple Hold 'Peace Talks' To Avoid 'Thermonuclear War'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Tech

Tech giants are used to suing each other - but now they might be suing for peace. Google and Apple are reportedly in talks to end a series of ongoi...

Apple Vs. Samsung: Closing Arguments Delivered In Patent Courtroom Battle

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 21.10.2012 | UK Tech

Apple's courtroom patent battle with Samsung over the design of its iPhone and iPad is nearing its conclusion after both sides delivered their closing...

Apple Loses High Court Patent Battle With HTC Over Slide-To-Unlock, Multi-Touch

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.09.2012 | UK Tech

Apple has suffered a defeat at the High Court over a lawsuit brought by HTC challenging several of its "prize" patents. A judge said that HTC had n...

Apple Wins Slide To Lock Patent Battle | Melanie Hick | Posted 18.04.2012 | UK Tech

Apple has won a significant patent battle in Munich that could see Motorola smartphones running Google's Android software blocked from sale in Germany...

Motorola Forces Apple To Pull Products On Sale In Germany

BBC | Melanie Hick | Posted 04.04.2012 | UK Tech

Apple has pulled several iPad and iPhone models from its German online store after Motorola Mobility enforced a patent injunction against its rival....