Jury Says Samsung Ripped Off Apple’s iPhone Technology

By: Saturday August 25, 2012 4:00 pm

Apple spanked Samsung so hard their whole family could feel it on Friday when a 9 member jury found that Samsung had violated numerous Apple patents that pertain to both the iPhone and iPad.

The jury deliberated for only 23 hours, and indication that they found Apple’s chronological, side-by-side presentation of Apple and Samsung product development extremely convincing.

The decision is being hailed as a “blow to consumers,” but if you look at Apple’s April 15, 2011 complaint (PDF), you’ll see what the jury saw.

 

Apple-Samsung Trial: Another Loss for Consumers

By: Saturday August 25, 2012 11:00 am

Patent expert and author Leah Shaver told Wired, “When companies turn to litigation rather than innovation, consumers lose.”

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