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Huawei patents foldable phone with a sub-display, stylus

Huawei has a lot to do and get over with when it comes to the world outside of its home country. Nonetheless, the Chinese...

Huawei smartphones could get all-screen fingerprint unlock feature

Today smartphones come with fingerprint sensors to unlock them either on the front (tactile button or in-display) or on the rear of the phone....

Xiaomi’s latest patent shows rotating display camera module

The next frontier in smartphone design is all about foldable devices that promise a larger screen on demand without being too bulky. Another design...

Samsung AR glasses exposed in new design patent

Word on the street is that Apple may finally reveal its long-rumored AR smart glasses sometime in 2020 and, unsurprisingly, rumors that Samsung may...

Google, top Android partners agree to share patents under PAX venture

In Google’s eyes, patent litigation is a hassle that current companies should be able to do without. And in that thought, Google is spearheading...

Samsung will pay Apple $548 million, isn’t giving up yet

Almost as if in the spirit of the season, Samsung has made a surprising move. It has finally agreed to pay Apple a sumptuous...

Apple slide-to-unlock patent invalid in Germany, says high court

Patent wars among big tech companies won't have an end. There will only be more lawsuits to be filed and more abuses to be...

USPTO says D’677 iPhone design patent is invalid in Samsung lawsuit

The battle between Samsung and Apple isn't over. No, it will never be over because even if one issue is settled, we can expect...

Smart contact lenses and teeth may be coming your way soon

If Google had their own way, all our body parts may eventually turn into "smart" and digitally enabled objects, at least based on some...

Microsoft sues Kyocera for patent infringement

Lawsuits within the tech industry is not an uncommon thing, and the past few years we've seen legal battles among and between such big...
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Microsoft and Samsung agree to stop dispute over royalty payments

Remember when Microsoft was filing a lawsuit over a patent deal and demanding Samsung to pay interest due? According to Microsoft, the South Korean...

Rockstar Consortium to end patent wars, sells 4,000 patents

Early Christmas gift or hell freezing over (again)? Rockstar Consortium (not to be confused with Rockstar, the game developers) and patent clearinghouse RPX have...

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Google Search US DOJ Antitrust Lawsuit

US DoJ hits Google with antitrust lawsuit, search giant explains

Google is facing another major challenge. No, the new Pixel phones don't have new issues (none yet) but the US Justice Department has recently...

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Collaborative tech to let smartphones wirelessly charge their styluses via NFC

Smartphones don’t arrive with stylus pens very frequently. This is not necessarily because of the design issue, it’s largely because OEMs face issues with...