Samsung tablet blocked from U.S.

Samsung tablet blocked from U.S.

SAN FRANCISCO  -- Apple Inc. is on a patent tear, winning an injunction that bans sales of Samsung Electronics' Galaxy...

June 27th, 2012 sarah jacobsson purewal

EU launches antitrust investigation of Samsung patent

EU launches antitrust investigation of Samsung patent

PARIS - The European Commission is investigating the way Samsung Electronics licenses its patents on technology essential to mobile communications...

January 31st, 2012 Peter Sayer

Microsoft down to final option in i4i case

Microsoft down to final option in i4i case

Toronto company i4i Inc. has won another legal battle against Microsoft Corp. in an ongoing war over XML patents. And...

July 27th, 2010 Dave Webb

Court reaffirms i4i’s patent win against Microsoft

Court reaffirms i4i’s patent win against Microsoft

The U.S. Federal Court of Appeals has once again upheld a jury's verdict that Microsoft Corp. willfully infringed on patents awarded to...

March 11th, 2010 Nancy Gohring

Apple sues HTC for patent infringement

Apple sues HTC for patent infringement

Apple Inc. filed a patent infringement lawsuit Tuesday against HTC Corp., claiming that the Taiwanese company is infringing 20 Apple patents. The...

March 2nd, 2010 Nancy Weil

Microsoft asks for rehearing in Word ruling

Microsoft asks for rehearing in Word ruling

Microsoft asked an appeals court for a rehearing in the patent case that requires the software giant to pay US$290...

January 8th, 2010 Nancy Gohring

Court upholds Microsoft Word injunction

Court upholds Microsoft Word injunction

The U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C., has upheld the Aug. 11 verdict that ruled in favour...

December 22nd, 2009 ComputerWorld Canada staff

Ruckus patents technique for video over Wi-Fi

Ruckus patents technique for video over Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi equipment vendor Ruckus Wireless Inc. has patented a technique that appears to be widely used to improve video on...

December 7th, 2009 Stephen Lawson

Nokia sues Apple over iPhone ‘free ride’

Nokia sues Apple over iPhone ‘free ride’

Nokia today said it has sued Apple Inc. in a U.S. court, charging that the iPhone infringes on 10 patents...

October 22nd, 2009 Gregg Keizer