Tag: patent

LG files patent for “W Watch” name, speculation abounds

LG has patented a moniker for what could be an upcoming wearable. Their recent application, LG is attempting to patent the name W Watch,...

Samsung downplays monetary value of Apple’s patents

It is in court houses that you sometimes get to hear some of the most entertaining arguments, ways of thinking, or tactics you wouldn't...

Samsung and Apple head back to court with new patents starting Monday

The tech and mobile world will once again be inundated with back and forth mudslinging as Apple and Samsung once again face each other...

Google must pay SimpleAir $85 million for infringing on notification patent

A jury has assessed damages against Google today in a trial related to push notifications. The lawsuit, filed by SimpleAir, originally asked for between...

Google patent reveals a new menu, which looks very familiar

A new patent filing reveals what might be a new Android menu from Google. In their patent, Google has a different approach to the slide-out...

Apple wants Samsung to pay up, asking huge price for use of five patents

Apple and Samsung are back at it, with Apple reportedly demanding a huge per-device amount in settlement talks. According to a filing obtained by...

Apple permanent injunction against Samsung denied

Although Apple has claimed victory over Samsung in one its longest patent legal battles, it is not getting everything it wants. US District Court...

Samsung patent rethinks the keyboard for augmented reality wearables

A recently discovered Samsung patent may shed some light on a new device. This isn’t believed to be a new smartphone or wrist wearable,...

Qualcomm faces possible $1 billion fine in China for alleged overcharging

In China, Qualcomm is facing difficulties surrounding perceived price fixing. Anti-monopoly regulators in China have accused Qualcomm of overcharging, and abusing their market position...

Samsung files for patent that could lead to changes for their S Pen

A new Samsung patent application could mean changes to their S Pen. According to the filing, Samsung wants to cobble a microphone and speaker...

Apple and Samsung CEOs reportedly meet, but come to no resolution

Apple and Samsung’s CEOs have reportedly failed to iron out their differences. Tim Cook and JK Shin are said to have met last week...

Samsung headed back to court over ‘Smart Pause’ technology

Samsung’s ‘Smart Pause’ feature, which stops on-screen scrolling when you look away, is being challenged. A Canadian University claims the technology was pinched from...