Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 29th Jun 2012 22:17 UTC
Legal I stopped following all the patent trolling in the mobile industry months ago because, you know, I have a life, but apparently some big ruling just got handed down in the United States: using three software patents, a patent troll from Cupertino has been given an injunction on Samsung's Galaxy Nexus, imposing a ban on the device. This patent trolling has to stop, blah, blah, we've all been here before. If you need me, I'll be over there on the sofa remembering the good old days when Cupertino was famous for great products, instead of infamous for its patent troll.
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Fergy
Member since:
2006-04-10

You can be innovative in how you execute, bringing something to mass market, making it consumable, and usable. That's something to be lauded.

You can't patent what you just mentioned. So Apple has no right to patent idea's that they got from other companies.
Idea patents are just indefensible

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Nelson Member since:
2005-11-29

Welcome to OSNews, where everyone is a patent law expert.

You should've been representing Samsung, maybe they would've won their case.

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Johann Chua Member since:
2005-07-22

Call me when Apple actually manufactures its own products again.

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nej_simon Member since:
2011-02-11

Welcome to OSNews, where everyone is a patent law expert.


And this comes from someone who has spent some 20 posts arguing that the lawsuits against android are valid...

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