The patent wars are here and the lawsuits are flying as tech giants acquire intellectual property stockpiles.
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Nokia could soon license its technologies, not just patents, to rivals once Microsoft takes the devices business off its hands.
Huawei's legal fight with one of the most powerful mobile patent holders on the globe has ended.
The jury actually came up with a decision last Saturday. However, the catch is that the voting was not unanimous in every regard.
Faced with the threat of having its business model being ruled illegal, patent troll MPHJ has sued the Federal Trade Commission.
Patent-related laws will be revised to protect local tech companies the rising number of abusive practices by non-practicing entities.
Google and Apple crack the top 20 in patents and the search giant has a slight edge in patents awarded.
Nokia alleged that HTC devices violated a patent that covered over-the-air updates.
MobileStats Technologies, which developed an emergency mobile clinic app, has dropped its lawsuit against Singapore's Ministry of Defence due to the lack of funds.
BlackBerry wants to hold on to its killer designs for itself — even if nobody else seems to want the keyboard-enabled smartphone anymore.
HTC faces a possible ban on selling its own devices in Europe's largest market.
US demands in Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations include patent protection for software and even of "mathematical methods".
The deal is undergoing a second-phase anti-trust probe by China's commerce watchdog, which is taking longer than the usual 30 days, reportedly due to concerns from domestic handset makers over a potential Nokia licensing fee hikes.
Google joins IBM, NEC, Novell, Philips, Red Hat and Sony as a full member of the Open Invention Network open-source and Linux patent protection organization.
AT&T has developed and patented technology which detects and blocks file-sharing software.
The move is expected to help grow the intellectual property rights landscape to drive economic development in the country.