The intensity and scale of the global patent war just went up a notch. Yesterday, a company that is co-owned, among others, by Apple and Microsoft filed lawsuits against Google and seven of the largest Android manufacturers.
U.S. HTC One handsets to receive KitKat in 90 days or less, carriers included
Taiwanese regulators fined Samsung the equivalent of $340,000 for a fake comments campaign directed against HTC. Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission concluded an investigation into Samsung’s advertising practices, after news broke that a local marketing company working for Samsung had paid students to write negative comments against HTC and other competitors.
Reports say HTC is scaling back production, HTC denies it