Apple loses trademark case to the Philippines’ My|phone

Abs-CbnNews reports that Apple has lost its trademark case against Philippine smartphone maker My|phone. Solid Group, the company behind My|phone, said that the Philippine Intellectual Property Office (IPO) dismissed the case filed by Apple against My|phone. Apple claimed that Solid Broadband’s application for the trademark “my|phone” was “confusingly similar” to its iPhone and “likely to deceive or cause confusion.” IPO […]

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 No more Typo thanks to BlackBerry

Remember Ryan Seacrest’s Typo keyboard cases for the iPhone? BlackBerry wasn’t happy when the keyboards were first introduced, which led to the Canadian phone maker taking legal action against Typo Innovations. The Typo keyboard was then redesigned (Typo on the left and Typo2 on the right), but BlackBerry was still not happy that the keyboard […]

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 BlackBerry sues Typo keyboard again

When TV personality Ryan Seacrest first launched the Typo physical keyboard for the iPhone, Blackberry noticed that it looked too much like the physical QWERTY keyboard of the BlackBerry Q10. The Canadian phone maker then sought for an injunction against Typo. The US court granted the injunction, which Typo violated. Typo was ordered to pay […]

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 LG to sue Qualcomm if it provides Samsung a redesigned Snapdragon 810?

We’ve learned from previous reports that Qualcomm is allegedly providing Samsung a redesigned Snapdragon 810 to address overheating issues the Korean tech giant is experiencing with the CPU when used on the Galaxy S6. It seems, however, that LG may have a problem with that and may sue Qualcomm if it were to deliver the […]

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 Small Chinese phone manufacturer claims iPhone 6 may have infringed on their design patents

When the first iPhone was released back in 2007, it was instant hit. And like anything that turns out to be a hit, we’re sure to see knockoffs spawn out of China. This, however, ins’t the case here. A small and relatively unknown Chinese smartphone maker, Digione alleges that Apple may have infringed on its […]

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 Judge allows user to file class action suit against Apple for iMessage ‘Black Hole’

Apple has now created a tool (Deregister iMessage) that fixes the iMessage “Black Hole,” an issue that prevents messages from reaching former iPhone users who have made the switch to an Android, Windows Phone, or BlackBerry. It seems, however, that the said tool has come too late, as a US judge has granted an ex-iPhone […]

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 NVIDIA looks to ban Samsung devices such as the Galaxy Note 4 in the US

The ITC (US International Trade Commission) has opened an investigation against Samsung and chip maker Qualcomm after fellow chip maker NVIDIA complained that certain Galaxy devices infringe on its GPU patents. In a press release, NVIDIA announced: U.S. International Trade Commission Opens Investigation Into Samsung Product Infringement Of NVIDIA GPU Patents Complaints Filed in ITC, District […]

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 Apple and Samsung agree to end patent wars outside the US

Getting sick and tired of Samsung and Apple waging patent wars after patent wars around the world? If this is the case, we have good news for you. The two tech giants have agreed to end their legal debacles, outside of the US at least. Bloomberg quotes the two saying, “Apple and Samsung have agreed […]

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 Apple drops attempted Samsung sales ban in the US

Apple was previously seeking a sales ban on older Samsung-made devices in the US, which was denied by US Judge Lucy Koh. The Cupertino firm has now dropped further attempts to seek a sales ban on these older devices made by the Korean tech giant, The Register reports. Apple’s attorneys said in a court filing, […]

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 Apple and Samsung reportedly taking about settlement – could this be the end of thermonuclear war?

Getting sick and tired of Steve Job’s thermonuclear war against Android? It looks like the clash between the titans is finally coming to an end. In a separate lawsuit, Apple chose to settle with Motorola, resulting in the dismissal of any other lawsuits between the two. According to a report from Korea Times, Apple and […]

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