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Ericsson Sues Samsung
2012-11-27 13:57:01

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Ericsson, the world´s largest provider of telecommunications equipment, has just become the next company to engage in legal warfare with Samsung. According to a recent press statement, the Swedish telecoms maker has said they arrived at this decision after Samsung “refused to sign a license agreement on FRAND (Fair, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory) terms, despite two years of negotiations.” Ericsson has...

Apple Ordered To Give Samsung Info About HTC Deal
2012-11-22 10:49:56

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Apple has been ordered by a federal judge in its patent lawsuit against Samsung to give up information about the terms of a settlement with HTC Corp., according to various media reports. The company was ordered Tuesday by US Magistrate Judge Paul Grewal in San Jose, California that financial terms of licensing agreements for other third parties must be disclosed in the patent-infringement case between Apple and Samsung. "Many third...

LG Files OLED Patent Lawsuit Against Samsung
2012-09-27 11:42:11

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Apple isn´t the only company taking Samsung to court over patent infringement. LG has also joined the fray in Korea, saying Samsung has violated seven of their screen technology patents. According to the Wall Street Journal, LG claims Samsung is infringing on patents concerning the design of their OLED panels as well as the driver circuitry behind these panels and the overall design of these screens. LG has said...

State Department Cancels Kindle Contract
2012-08-17 12:06:53

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The US State Department is now turning back on a contract they forged with Amazon 2 months ago - a deal which would have earned the Seattle company $16.5 Million and the US government a load of Kindle Touches to hand out to US embassies the world over. Today, the State Department canceled this contract in an announcement on their website. “US Department of State solicitation (Request for Proposals) SAQMMA12R0272 for...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'