Latest WiLAN Sues 20 Pinnacle Technology Companies Stories

2010-04-09 05:43:27

WiLAN Inc., a Canadian-based company, said Thursday that it filed suit against Acer, Apple, Lenovo, LG Electronics, Sony, Toshiba and 14 other top technology firms, accusing them of patent infringement. The company filed suit on Wednesday against the 20 U.S. and Asian companies in the U.S. District Court of the Eastern District of Texas. The Ottawa-based WiLAN has accused the companies of violating a patent it holds on Bluetooth technology, which is a wireless communications system that...

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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
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This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.