Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 31st Mar 2010 21:55 UTC
Legal I guess this is what some people would call "karma". Apple may shout off the rooftops that it invented multitouch, and that anyone else using it is clearly stealing it from them - but another company has taken offence to that, and has slapped the Cupertino giant with a patent infringement suit over multitouch.
Thread beginning with comment 416416
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE[3]: Good news?
by twitterfire on Thu 1st Apr 2010 14:20 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Good news?"
Member since:

"I don't mind the patents however waiting for a company to make billions on a product before enforcing it is despicable.

So is using someone else's technology (Nokia) for three years, making billions, without paying the license fee. But then, I guess thats not a problem if you are Steve Jobs.

No, but if you are Steve Jobs you see a big problem when someone install Os X on non-Apple hardware (Psystar) or when someone (HTC & Google) tries to sell a better alternative to iPad.

Reply Parent Score: 2