Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
BlackBerry Announces DTEK60, Latest Android Device With BlackBerry's Security Software
Emporio Armani Launches A Hybrid Smartwatch
Toshiba's Voice Recognition Technology Can Distinguish Multiple Individual Speakers Without Training
Alexa Skill To Lets You Control Your Harmony Hub-based Universal Remotes
SK Hynix Profit Beats Estimates
Twitter To Cut About 8 Percent Of Workforce
Samsung Set To Announce 2nd Generation ARTIK Processor For IoT Devices
Toshiba Launches New e•MMC and UFS Memories with Updated Controllers
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Europe ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, November 04, 2011
Europe Looks into Apple-Samsung Dispute

The legal war between Apple and Samsung is escalating, and now the European Commission is involved, as the European Commission has contacted Apple and Samsung, according to a statement posted by Florian Mueller on his FOSS Patents blog.

"The Commission has indeed sent requests for information to Apple and Samsung concerning the enforcement of standards-essential patents in the mobile telephony sector," the statement says. "Such requests for information are standard procedure in antitrust investigations to allow the Commission to establish the relevant facts in a case. We have no other comments at this stage."

Standards-essential patents means they have been incorporated in accepted technology standards, which in the case of Samsung and Apple, means 3G and UMTS technology. If any of Samsung's or Apple's legal claims against each other are based on such commonly used "patents," EC's investigation could frce any of these companies to withdraw their claims.

Apple is suing Android makers in six countries over what it perceives as a wholesale theft of the technology that makes its iPhone distinctive. Samsung has sued back, claiming Apple is infringing on a variety of its telecommunications patents.

OCZ To Release Cheaper TLC-based SSDs In 2012        All News        Microsoft Releases Fix To Duqu Zero-day Exploit
New Windows Phones Coming To Stores Today     Mobiles News      Mozilla "Boot to Gecko" Mobile OS To Debut in 2012

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Set To Announce 2nd Generation ARTIK Processor For IoT Devices
Apple Watch Nike+ Arrives Friday, October 28
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1" With S Pen Released
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Customers To Get New Galaxy Note 8 Or Galaxy S8 Smartphones Half Price
Samsung to Exchange Galaxy Note 7 with New Galaxy S8
Samsung Could Use LG Chem batteries For Future Smartphones
Samsung Rolls Out First 10nm 8GB LPDDR4 DRAM Package
Apple To Bring E-Ink Dynamic Keyboards In 2018 Mac Laptops
Samsung S3 Smartwatch Is Coming Next Month
Quick Benchmarks With The Samsung NVMe M.2 960 PRO SSD
Samsung' Next QLED TVs Will Be Launched Under The SUHD QLED TV Name
Samsung Starts Making 10nm SoCs, Gears Up For Galaxy S8

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .