The Patent System Just Died – Apple Now Owns the Page Turn

This design patent, titled, “Display screen or portion thereof with animated graphical user interface,” gives Apple the exclusive rights to the page turn in an e-reader application. Yes, that’s right. Apple now owns the page turn. You know, as when you turn a page with your hand. An “interface” that has been around for hundreds Read more about The Patent System Just Died – Apple Now Owns the Page Turn[…]

Samsung bumps up the price of Apple’s processors by 20%

Well, can’t say we didn’t see this coming. Now that Samsung is selling more volume than Apple, it only makes sense for Samsung to push Apple away from it’s manufacturing; Samsung needs the capacity for the S4. Every iPhone or iPad or iPod touch that you see in the wild, they all have processors inside Read more about Samsung bumps up the price of Apple’s processors by 20%[…]

Judge agrees to consider Samsung’s accusations of juror misconduct in Apple patent trial

Yesterday, Judge Koh issued a statement saying that at a December 6th hearing, “the Court will consider the questions of whether the jury foreperson concealed information during voir dire [jury selection], whether any concealed information was material, and whether any concealment constituted misconduct. An assessment of such issues is intertwined with the question of whether Read more about Judge agrees to consider Samsung’s accusations of juror misconduct in Apple patent trial[…]

Apple posts snide response to Samsung to satisfy UK judge, 6 year-olds everywhere smirk.

Apple. Apple. Apple. After going to court in the UK and accusing Samsung of copying the iPad, Apple ultimately lost the lawsuit and was ordered by the judge to post a statement on their website saying Samsung did not copy Apple. Today, Apple posted that statement and it’s a doozy! This statement feels like it Read more about Apple posts snide response to Samsung to satisfy UK judge, 6 year-olds everywhere smirk.[…]