French company sues HTC and LG over patent infringement allegations

HTC and LG have been sued by France Brevets over NFC related patent infringement allegations. The exact patents which were infringed upon are as follows: Antenna signal amplitude modulation method Inductive coupling reader comprising means for extracting a power supply voltage While there’s no clarity on what either of these patents mean or stand for,

Apple Wins Proximity Sensor Lawsuit Against Motorola

Apple vs Motorola, Apple vs. Samsung, Apple vs. some Mexican I.T. firm (over iFone patent), Apple vs. Gradiente (Brazilian company who patented the iphone name) – these are only a few firms whom the Cupertino-based company clashed in the court. It seems that major companies are trying to dominate the market not only by the

The iPhone Found To Be Infringing On 3 MobileMedia Patents

We’ve seen Apple go to the courtrooms more often than any other company in recent times, and that’s because it holds a large number of patents which are often unintentionally infringed on by other companies. But today we have learnt that this time it’s Apple which has infringed on 3 patents jointly held by Nokia,

New Findings Show Foreman Had Bias In The Apple vs Samsung Lawsuit

It’s definitely no surprise that the recent Apple vs Samsung verdict made many fans of Android and iOS all over the world pretty angry. It’s also no surprise that Samsung not only disagrees with, but also plans on fighting Apple until their very death. It now seems as if Samsung Electronics, the Korean tech giant,

Apple Sues Online Polish Deli Over The Name “”

Apple has taken a dive for the worse (if they already haven’t). The company is taking a Polish online deli business to court due to the websites name. Their website resides at “” with “pl” being Poland’s country-wide domain. Apple has argued that the name is way to similar to their own and that customers

Bieber Wars Over Android And iOS App

We wanted to take a break from the thrice weekly reporting on patent wars involving Apple and Motorola, Apple and Samsung, and Apple and HTC. Today we’ve got a great story about Justin Bieber and his attorneys who are hard at work trying to sue development studio RC3. The creative minds at RC3 Inc have

Noah Kravitz Speaks To TheDroidGuy About Phonedog Suit

As you’ve probably noticed because we are a twitter focused site and have nothing but good things to say about Noah Kravitz (or Aaron Baker for that matter) we started Kravitz, Editor at Large over at and Phonedog are involved in a lawsuit of sorts. As Kravitz says in our interview below, this

Samsung Largest Mobile Phone Maker In The World In Q3 2011

It’s no secret that there is an intense war going on between Samsung Mobile and Apple. They are taking each other on in patent courts around the world.  Steve Jobs, made no bones about it when speaking to author Walter Isaacson in his recent biography. Jobs feels that Android is stealing from Apple. In that

AT&T Responds To Sprint’s Lawsuit

Earlier in the day we reported that Sprint filed a lawsuit against the AT&T/T-Mobile merger.  Sprint went for the jugular and in addition to calling out the merger as bad for consumers, bad for competition and bad for innovation they also said they intend to prove that the merger is illegal. AT&T didn’t sit back

Apple Has Samsung Scrambling, Sets Sites On Motorla Xoom

I knew it, I knew that at some point while reporting this Apple vs every Android OEM in site I would resort to finding this clip on Youtube and using it for the art for a patent war story. After you watch the short clip, hit the break

Samsung Drops Pending Lawsuit Against Apple…Not Retreating Though

Last week Samsung went to the International Trade Commission seeking a ban on the import of Apple Products, citing pending patent litigation all over the world between both companies.  Over the weekend though, Samsung dropped a countersuit against Apple in California. Although some may think this is a legal victory for Cupertino, CA based Apple,

Samsung Asks ITC To Ban The Import Of Apple Products

We reported late last night that Samsung threw the latest legal punch when it came to the Apple vs Samsung legal battle.  Samsung filed a lawsuit in Delaware against Apple alleging that Apple copied their designs from Samsung products. It was learned today that Samsung has also filed a complaint with the IDC asking that

Samsung Sues Apple This Time Around

And it’s back to court for Samsung. It seems they have to sell a lot of phones this year to pay their mounting attorneys fees.  This time around Samsung has sued Apple in a lawsuit filed in Delaware court Monday. Samsung is one of Apple’s major suppliers for chipsets found in iPad, and iPhone devices.