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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a funny thing I noticed,
by bugeyedcreepy on Wed 24th Aug 2011 17:56 UTC
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Mirosoft Spokesjoker: "... Windows Phone 7, which competes with Android and Apple Inc. (AAPL)’s iPhone."

WP7 might be in the market but I doubly doubt it's competing with anything else right now except it's own inertial mass...

Edited 2011-08-24 17:59 UTC

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