Apple and HTC bury patent lawsuit hatchet

By Hanleigh Daniels 12 November 2012

Apple and HTC settle their patent dispute by signing a ten year patent licensing agreement. FULL STORY >


NTP ends patent lawsuits against 13 tech firms

By Hanleigh Daniels 24 July 2012

NTP has ceased its patent lawsuits against some of the biggest players in tech via a patent licensing agreement. FULL STORY >


UN agency aims to end patent wars between smartphone makers

By Hanleigh Daniels 9 July 2012

The International Telecommunication Union is engaging with mobile device firms and other stakeholders to end rampant patent lawsuits. FULL STORY >


iPad undergoes discrete name change in some regions

By Hanleigh Daniels 14 May 2012

Apple makes a quiet name change to its latest iPad in some countries such as Australia, the US and Canada. FULL STORY >


Nokia sued over its adoption of Windows Phone OS

By Hanleigh Daniels 7 May 2012

Finnish phone giant Nokia is being sued in the US over of its adoption of Microsoft's Windows Phone OS as its primary smartphone platform. FULL STORY >


Apple vs. ACCC saga continues

By Hanleigh Daniels 18 April 2012

Apple and the Australian consumer watchdog are continuing their legal tussles in court after failing to reach an agreement during a mediation process. FULL STORY >


Apple vs. Samsung - Two firms to hold settlement talks

By Hanleigh Daniels 18 April 2012

Apple and Samsung will be holding settlement talks in order to try and resolve the patent battles between them. FULL STORY >


Apple sues Samsung in US court

By Hanleigh Daniels 17 February 2012

The ongoing patent saga between Apple and Samsung continues, as the iPhone maker sues Samsung in the US over patent infringement. FULL STORY >


Apple looks to court for permission to sue Kodak

By Hanleigh Daniels 16 February 2012

Apple approaches the court for permission to file a patent infringement lawsuit against bankrupt Kodak. FULL STORY >


Apple sues Motorola Mobility over patent licencing

By Hanleigh Daniels 13 February 2012

Apple files a lawsuit against Motorola Mobility in the US, over the licensing of cellular technology. FULL STORY >


ITC hands down initial decision on Microsoft vs. Motorola

By Hanleigh Daniels 21 December 2011

The US International Trade Commission finds that Motorola Mobility hasn't violated six of the seven Microsoft patents, but did infringe upon one. FULL STORY >


HTC faces sales ban in Germany

By Hanleigh Daniels 28 November 2011

IPCom will immediately be executing a sales and distribution injunction against HTC's 3G devices in Germany, after the latter withdrew its appeal against the injunction. FULL STORY >


ITC terminates S3 Graphics vs. Apple investigation

By Hanleigh Daniels 22 November 2011

The US International Trade Commission finds that Apple isn't infringing upon S3 Graphics' patent and closes its investigation into this patent matter. FULL STORY >


Apple vs. HTC - Cupertino scores another victory

By Hanleigh Daniels 18 October 2011

Another round in the Apple vs. HTC patent boxing match goes Apples way. FULL STORY >


Apple vs. Samsung - Wounded Samsung lashing out

By Hanleigh Daniels 17 October 2011

Samsung looks to get a sales ban of Apple's newly launched iPhone 4S in Australia as well as in Japan. FULL STORY >

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