Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 19th Mar 2013 09:50 UTC
Legal Nokia has gotten an injunction against HTC in Germany over a patent on a power-saving feature in Qualcomm chips (?!). Nokia's response illustrates why the company started its recent patent offensive: "Nokia is pleased with this decision, which confirms the quality of Nokia's patent portfolio." If nobody buys your phones and your business is failing spectacularly, you have to promote something else of value to paint yourself as an interesting acquisition target. Patents it is, then. If you can't compete, litigate. Update: HTC's statement is pretty damning.
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RE: Don't understanding!
by MOS6510 on Tue 19th Mar 2013 10:44 UTC in reply to "Don't understanding!"
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It's not about logic or reality, but dogma.

If you sue someone over patents your business must be failing. If you don't agree with this dogma you are a fanboy or worse.

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