Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 23rd Aug 2011 21:51 UTC, submitted by Beta
Legal "Microsoft, the world's largest software maker, began arguing its U.S. trade case that Android-based smartphones made by Motorola Mobility Holdings use technology derived from Microsoft inventions. In a trial that began today before the International Trade Commission in Washington, Microsoft accused Motorola Mobility of infringing seven of its patents and requested a halt to imports of certain Motorola phones. The ITC has the power to stop imports of products that violate U.S. patent rights." Hey at least these patent trolls ensure we got stuff to write about.
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WW III
by TusharG on Wed 24th Aug 2011 06:12 UTC
TusharG
Member since:
2005-07-06

Finally we are going to see court case between MS & Google... a long match that was sure to happen one day. Go on guys you fight it out and we will watch the fun... Thanks for Americas broken patent system.

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RE: WW III
by shmerl on Wed 24th Aug 2011 14:49 in reply to "WW III"
shmerl Member since:
2010-06-08

Yeah, about some time for MS to get serious beating. So far they only tried to suck money from weak opponents.

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RE[2]: WW III
by dsmogor on Fri 26th Aug 2011 14:09 in reply to "RE: WW III"
dsmogor Member since:
2005-09-01

I woudn't exactly call Samsung "weak"...

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