1. News
    May 11th, 2015 by Anthony Caruana
    Apple and Ericsson in costly patent war

    Ericsson has expanded its legal action against Apple over the use of wireless communications parents from the US to Europe and are seeking up to US$...

  2. News
    March 18th, 2015 by Fred O'Connor
    Jury clears Apple of infringing patents formerly held by Nokia

    A Texas jury has found that Apple didn’t infringe on five wireless technology patents that once belonged to Nokia and were sold to patent licensing...

  3. News
    February 26th, 2015 by Fred O'Connor
    Apple ordered to pay Texas company US$532.9 million after losing patent case

    Apple has been ordered to pay US$532.9 million after a US jury found that its iTunes software infringed three patents owned by Smartflash, a Texas-based...

  4. News
    January 16th, 2015 by Loek Essers
    Apple and Ericsson sue each other in LTE patent royalty spat

    Ericsson and Apple filed patent lawsuits against each other in the US in a dispute over royalty payments demanded by the Swedish telecommunications...

  5. News
    January 14th, 2015 by Caitlin McGarry
    Apple patent reveals plans for a GoPro competitor

    GoPro shareholders are panicking after Apple’s patent application for a wearable camera was approved. One look at Apple’s plans shows why –...

  6. News
    December 3rd, 2014 by Michael Kan
    Chinese phone vendor claims Apple’s iPhone 6 looks too similar

    Few have probably heard about Digione, but one of the Chinese company’s latest products looks quite similar to the iPhone 6, and could potentially...

  7. News
    December 3rd, 2014 by Caitlin McGarry
    How Apple’s new patent could keep your phone’s screen from shattering

    We’ve all been there: Your iPhone slips from your grasp or jumps from your pocket, and instead of landing on its case-ensconced back, it hits the...

  8. News
    September 17th, 2014 by Grant Gross
    Court throws out US$368.2 million patent award against Apple

    A US appeals court has thrown out a US$368.2 million award against Apple in a patent infringement case brought by patent-holding and software company...

  9. News
    August 28th, 2014 by James Niccolai
    Apple vs Samsung: Apple loses bid for sales ban in patent case

    A US judge has denied Apple’s request for a permanent sales ban in a patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung in California. Apple had asked...

  10. News
    August 22nd, 2014 by Harry Tunnecliffe
    A new update for Apple’s Reversible USB cable patent application

    Overnight reports claim Apple has updated its reversible USB connector patent application, published by the US Patent and Trademark Office. This patent...

  11. News
    August 7th, 2014 by John Ribeiro
    Apple, Samsung agree to settle patent disputes in Australia

    Apple and Samsung Electronics have agreed to end their patent litigation outside the US, in an indication of a softening of their dispute that has...

  12. News
    July 23rd, 2014 by Martyn Williams
    iWatch: Apple gets patent on iTime smartwatch

    The US Patent and Trademark Office served up further evidence overnight that Apple is designing a smartwatch (dubbed the iWatch) when it awarded the...

  13. News
    May 27th, 2014 by John Ribeiro
    Apple asks US court to order Samsung to remove infringing features

    Following up on a jury verdict, Apple has asked a court in California to order Samsung Electronics to stop using features that were found to infringe...

  14. News
    May 19th, 2014 by Madeleine Swain
    Apple and Google dismiss ongoing court cases

    In what must be cheering news for anyone finding the constant updates of court cases and patent infringements a wee bit wearying (surely everyone?),...

  15. Blogs
    May 9th, 2014 by Madeleine Swain
    The Rumour Mill

    Good day to you Rumour Risk-takers. It’s Friday (yes, again) and so it’s time for the latest round-up of gossip and speculation emerging...

  16. News
    May 6th, 2014 by James Niccolai
    Apple-Samsung jury corrects verdict form, but leaves Apple’s damages at US$119.5 million

    The Apple-Samsung jury returned to court on Monday to fix an error in its verdict form, but in doing so it declined to award Apple any additional...

  17. News
    May 5th, 2014 by Martyn Williams
    Jury finds Samsung infringed some Apple patents, must pay US$120 million in damages

    Apple was dealt a blow in its second major patent-infringement lawsuit against Samsung when a Silicon Valley jury awarded the iPhone maker damages...

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