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$1-Billion Apple Award vs Samsung Reduced By $450 Million

Apple absorbed a serious setback in their patent battle with Samsung after a federal judge ordered to reduce the award given to the iPhone maker last year. Last year, Apple won a $1-billion award vs Samsung in one of their biggest patent battles after a jury said that the South Korean company copied patented features

IPhone 5S to Have Fingerprint Sensor, IPhone Mini to Debut Fall 2013

Rumors about the new iPhone continue to abound. KGB Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo predicts that the new iPhone will be called the “iPhone 5S,” since Apple will do nothing more in the new iPhone but make small-scale changes: faster processor chip (A7), better camera (f2.0 instead of f1.x), possibly taller than the current iPhone 5

Apple Agrees to Drop Patent Claims Against Samsung Galaxy SIII Mini

Apple will drop its patent lawsuit against Samsung’s Galaxy SIII Mini after the South Korean mobile phone giant announced that it would not sell the device in the United States. Apple filed a request to the US District Court for Northern California to include the new smartphone and several Samsung products in the ongoing patent

Samsung Dethrones Nokia as Top Mobile Phone Brand in 2012

For the first time in 14 years, Nokia will not finish on top of the mobile phone business annual report after Samsung overtook the Finnish company as top mobile brand in 2012. According to a survey conducted by research firm IHS iSuppli, Samsung tallied 29 percent of worldwide shipment from 24 percent last year, while

Apple Loses Bid for US Market Ban on Samsung Smartphones

Apple’s request to ban Samsung smartphones from the US market was denied despite a ruling from a jury that the South Korean firm is guilty of patent infringement. But despite winning in the patent case, the judge said that Apple failed to prove that the patent violation affects the decision of people in buying their

Apple Loses Patent Case Against Samsung in Dutch Court

Apple absorbed another major blow after losing another patent case against rival Samsung Electronics. A Dutch court junked the patent case of Apple against Samsung, saying that the South Korean company did not infringe Apple’s patent on multi-touch function. Last September, Apple accused Samsung of copying their multi-touch functionality on their Galaxy smartphones and tablet