Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 4th Jul 2012 23:08 UTC
Google Apparently, this is a major victory of the patent system. This, this right here, this is what the patent system has come to. This is the destructive effect it's having on this once beautiful industry. Thanks to trolls like Apple and Microsoft, basic, elemental functionality is being removed from devices people already own.
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RE[7]: No.
by NeoX on Thu 5th Jul 2012 16:33 UTC in reply to "RE[6]: No."
NeoX
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Google, HTC, and Samsung have never filed a single offensive patent lawsuit, even though they probably had ample opportunity to do so when

Really? I have read of several news articles of samsung suing Apple over patents. Do those not count? Unless you don't consider those to be "offensive", which is oh so subjective.

http://www.appleinsider.com/articles/11/12/16/samsung_sues_apple_ov...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/07/samsung-apple-south-korea_...

Or is it ok because Apple sued first?

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