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Florian Mueller Is A Fraud?

The interwebs went wild on Friday when it was revealed that trusted patent blogger Florian Mueller is actually being paid by Oracle and may be in line for a top paying job with the company that’s embattled in a bitter patent suit with Google. Over the past couple of years, the self proclaimed patent expert

ITC Quickly Rules In Motorola’s Favor In Apple Investigation

Last year Apple had accused Motorola of violating three of their patents in a complaint with the International Trade Commission. The three patents in question covered an “object oriented system locator system”, an “elipse fitting for multi touch surfaces” and “multipoint touchscreen”. Apple has used the “multipoint touchscreen” patent against several smartphone manufacturers including HTC

Apple Wins Ruling On Patent “At The Core Of Android”

As the patent war continues there was some interesting news this weekend as a judge has ruled in favor of Apple in an appeal regarding Apples 263 patent.  The 263 patent is believed to be at the core of Android and focus around real time API’s. The 6 member ITC had ruled against HTC in

Breaking: Motorola Mobility Wins Injunction Against Apple In Germany

FOSS Patents is reporting that they have received what looks to be an authentic ruling from the German courts awarding Motorola Mobility an injunction against Apple in Germany.  He adds this statement in response to the leak: Should the document that I received be a hoax, it would be an incredibly sophisticated one. It’s hard

Apple’s Android Bomb Shell? Maybe Not?

One of the most trusted websites when it comes to researching patent issues going on in the world of technology today is Florian Mueller’s Foss Patents blog.  Mueller has over 25 years experience in the technology and patent world and consults many companies on the issues of intellectual property. He also keeps the world up