As the two tech magnates sue each other across the globe, in any court that will have them, we are left to ponder why Samsung isn’t responding to this victory. A sign of regret, or perhaps peace on the horizon?
In regard to the Galaxy Tab 10.1, Apple claims Samsung infringed on what the European Union calls “community design”. A special designation under European intellectual property laws, community design is meant to thwart others from copying your design, i.e. copycat clothing.
Apple hoping to add Samsung Galaxy S4 to its spring 2014 patent trial
The next major patent battle between Samsung and Apple is set for spring of 2014. The battle will see Apple accuse 22 devices of patent infringement. If Apple gets its way, that will include Samsung's latest Galaxy S4.
The new trial will also bring a fresh verdict, one that could end up biting Samsung right in the apples. Samsung realizes that the $598 million adjusted verdict could disappear, be greatly reduced... or jump far beyond the original $1 billion mark.
Analyst Travis McCourt has put together some rather interesting graphs depicting the sales history of Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy handsets. It's an interesting insight into how the rivalry we all know so well came into being.
Is Nokia looking to dump Samsung because of a conflict of interests?
Rumor has it that Nokia, the world's second largest phone maker, has started to evaluate alternative suppliers for the components it uses in its phones because it is worried that Samsung is stealing its ideas.