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Apple Patent Hints The 'iPhone 6' Will Be Made Of Indestructible Glass

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Hiscott | Posted 07.18.2014 | Technology

A new Apple patent gives more weight to rumors that the next iPhone will be made of a nearly indestructible type of glass. Apple won a patent this ...

Apple vs. Samsung Patent Fight Is Settled

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 07.02.2014 | Technology

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A California jury awarded Apple $119 million — far less than it demanded — in a patent battle with Samsung over alleged ...

The Only Creepy Apple Maneuver We'd Be Totally OK With

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 03.20.2014 | Technology

Anyone who has ever owned an iPhone has probably spent some time complaining about its short battery life. Well, in the future, your iPhone might anal...

U.S. Jury Orders Samsung To Pay Apple Some Serious Moolah

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology

(Reuters) - A U.S. jury on Thursday awarded Apple Inc $290.45 million in a damages retrial against Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, the latest battle in gl...

Apple Faces Ban On iPhone 4 In U.S.

Reuters | Posted 06.05.2013 | Technology

(Reuters) - Samsung Electronics scored a victory over rival Apple Inc in their long-running dispute over mobile device patents after a U.S. trade agen...

LOOK: New Apple Patent Could Drastically Change iPhones

AP | By PETER SVENSSON | Posted 05.29.2013 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple is seeking a patent for an iPhone that has a display that wraps around the edges of the device, expanding the viewable area an...

No Apple, You Can't Have More Money

AP | By PAUL ELIAS | Posted 04.01.2013 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge late Tuesday rejected Apple Inc.'s demand to increase the $1.05 billion in damages a jury ordered Samsung Elect...

WATCH: Recipient Of First Ever Software Patent Blasts Amazon, Questions Apple's Pinch-To-Zoom

Jason Gilbert | Posted 03.26.2013 | Technology
Jason Gilbert

Conscientious objectors to the Patent Wars, prepare to be outraged: In a just-released interview for PBS' Inventors YouTube series, the recipient of t...

Apple Scores Patent Battle Win Against Samsung

Reuters | Posted 01.28.2013 | Technology

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - A Dutch court ruled on Wednesday that some of Samsung Electronics' Galaxy smartphones and tablets infringe an Apple patent in th...

Apple Buys Trademark From Harley-Davidson

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 11.27.2012 | Technology

Who would have thought motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson owned something Apple Inc. might desperately desire? Back in September, Apple debu...

Patented By Apple

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 11.08.2012 | Technology

The headline on technology site Gizmodo seemed to say it all: "Apple Finally Patents The Round-Cornered Rectangle." Yes, it's true: Apple has been ...

Innovation Is the Real Winner in Apple v. Samsung

Bill George | Posted 11.11.2012 | Business
Bill George

Kudos to Apple for defending its IP rights and paving the way for others to do the same.

Samsung Designer Reveals Startling Work Schedule In Race To Beat Apple

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 08.15.2012 | Technology

Though Apple claims that Samsung copied gadget design elements from the iPhone and iPad, Samsung employees are actually working themselves to the bone...

See iPhone Prototypes That Never Left Apple's Lab

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 07.28.2012 | Technology

The ongoing Apple vs. Samsung mudslinging match just got a little more interesting for those watching from the sidelines. Last week, documents sho...

Is Apple Working On A Google Glass Rival?

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 07.05.2012 | Technology

Let's call them "iGlasses." The U.S. Patent Office published a patent on Tuesday revealing that Apple has experimented with producing a set of augm...

Judge Smacks Down Apple's Claims Against Rival Phone Maker

Reuters | Jessica Dye | Posted 08.23.2012 | Technology

By Jessica Dye (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Friday ruled that Apple Inc cannot pursue an injunction against Google's Motorola Mobility u...

Apple Wins Patent For Remote Control -- On Your Car's Steering Wheel

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 05.16.2012 | Technology

You didn't think Apple would let Google have all the fun in the car, did you? The Patently Apple blog discovered that Apple has won a patent for a ...

Court Tosses Out 2 Apple-Samsung Patent Suits

Reuters | Posted 05.02.2012 | Technology

MANNHEIM, Germany (Reuters) - A German court on Friday dismissed two cases brought by Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics against each other as part of ...

Court Sides Against iPad Rival In Patent Battle

Reuters | Posted 03.20.2012 | Technology

By Miyoung Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - A German court ruled against Samsung Electronics Co in a patent suit versus Apple, another leg in a lo...

Apple Wins Legal Battle Against iPhone Competitor

Posted 12.19.2011 | Technology

‪‬ By Ina Fried, Trade Body Says HTC Is Violating Apple Patent, Bans Some Imports via All Things D In a closely watched case, the U.S. Inte...

Apple Rival Redesigns Tablet Said To Copy iPad

Posted 11.17.2011 | Technology

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics said on Thursday that it would launch a redesigned version of its 10.1-inch Galaxy Tab model in Germany as ear...

Apple's New Patent Could Be Big Problem For Android

The Huffington Post | Jason O. Gilbert | Posted 12.26.2011 | Technology

Apple has won a patent on its "slide-to-unlock" feature, according to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The patent request was filed in June 2009 ...

Apple Wins Ban On Another Samsung Tablet

Posted 11.09.2011 | Technology

By Nicola Leske DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) - A German court upheld an injunction sought by Apple Inc barring Samsung from selling its Galax...

Apple Blocks Another Rival Tablet

Posted 11.05.2011 | Technology

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co has stopped promoting its new tablet computer at Europe's biggest consumer electronics fair after a court...

Samsung Cites '2001: A Space Odyssey' In Apple Patent Case

Posted 10.24.2011 | Technology

By Don Clark of the Wall Street Journal. If something about Apple's iPad had a back-to-the-future vibe to it, court documents by Samsung assert one...