Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 7th Aug 2012 12:24 UTC, submitted by henderson101
Legal "Comparing Samsung's flagship products before and after release of the iPhone & iPad, and how Apple's intellectual property infringement claims hold up." A terrible visual guide that ignores not only Samsung's own pre-iPhone designs, but also - and worse yet - the thirty-odd years of mobile computing that preceded the iPhone. Typical of today's technology world: a complete and utter lack of historical sense. Worse yet are the claims about icons: only the phone icon is similar, but Apple did not invent the green phone icon. This is a remnant of virtually all earlier phones which use a green phone icon for initiate/answer call, and a red phone icon for terminate/reject call. Claiming this deserves IP protection is beyond ridiculous, and shows just how low Apple is willing to go.
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RE[5]: Terrible?
by MysterMask on Wed 8th Aug 2012 03:56 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: Terrible?"
MysterMask
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Because Apple is not a company but a church?
;-)


The fervour of some OS News folk (yes, I mean you, Thom) to put every Apple story into a holy war (the good agains the bad) looks way more religious to me.

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