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by Joe Hindy 18 hours ago8 comments

Google teaming up with LG for two new Android Wear watches

by Jimmy Westenberg 21 hours ago5 comments

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Samsung is still working on that foldable smartphone

Samsung has just filed a new patent for a foldable smartphone that gives us a closer look at how such a smartphone might function.
by Robert TriggsNovember 9, 20168

Qualcomm may face a 1 trillion won fine in Korea

After 17 months of investigation, the Fair Trade Commission of South Korea is set to fine Qualcomm up to 1 trillion won (around $900 million) for abusing its patents.
by Brian ReighJuly 17, 201638

(Update: Meizu responds) Qualcomm files formal complaint against Meizu for patent infringement

Qualcomm has filed a formal complaint against Meizu wth Chinese authorities for failing to properly license Qualcomm's radio patents.
by Kris CarlonJune 27, 201617

The latest Samsung foldable smartphone patent makes no sense at all

After years of waiting for a cool folding smartphone to appear, the latest patents uncovered for a Samsung folding smartphone don't make much sense at all.
by Kris CarlonMay 30, 201651
 
 

Samsung’s appeal against Apple damages will be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court after all

The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear Samsung's appeal case against the $548 million in damages it paid to Apple late last year.
by Kris CarlonMarch 21, 20169

Forget fingerprint scanners, Samsung wants to use your veins to identify you

Samsung has patented a smartwatch-based vein-scanning technology that would be used as a contactless alternative to fingerprint scanners for biometric security on wearables.
by Kris CarlonFebruary 8, 20166

Apple wants Samsung’s appeal thrown out in Apple vs Samsung patent case

Apple is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to ignore Samsung's appeal to have the verdict in its 2012 case overturned and to review the patent law system and the way damages are awarded.
by Kris CarlonFebruary 5, 201697

Samsung demands patent law review, thinks the system is “antiquated”

Samsung has filed a petition with the U. S. Supreme Court requesting a review of the patent law system. The last time patent law was addressed by the Supreme Court was in the late 1800s.
by Kris CarlonJanuary 19, 201626

Samsung files patent for new Smart Ring

A new patent filing suggests that Samsung is working on a Smart Ring accessory that can be used to control functions on your smartphone, TV or in your home.
by Nirave GondhiaDecember 29, 20159

Samsung agrees to pay $548 million to Apple for patent infringement

Samsung says they'll pay Apple for damages, but it's clear the battle isn't over yet.
by John DyeDecember 4, 201570
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