Tagged: patents


Samsung ordered to pay Apple over $1bn in damages

Sigh.. I’m beginning to think we need a ‘tech toddlers’ category just for Apple and Samsung.  Last night, a US court ordered Samsung to pay Apple $1.05bn (£665m) in damages. Yes, again. The court decided that Samsung had infringed numerous Apple patents, but not the other way round (as Samsung...


Samsung Galaxy SII and Apple iPhone 4 banned in South Korea

A plague, on both their houses. Today, a Seoul court has banned sales of several products from long time patent rivals Apple and Samsung. The court ruled that fruit-themed tech giant Apple had infringed 2 of Samsung’s patents, whilst Samsung had infringed one of Apple’s. This lead to the banning...