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Apple Loses DOJ Lawsuit

Apple Inc is no stranger to the courtroom.  They have gone to court with Samsung, Motorola, Microsoft, The Beatles, etc.  On Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Justice has won its case against Apple Inc. Apple was found guilty of price-fixing and hurting competition.  According to this article: [T]he judge [is] saying not only that the […]

HTML5 Specifications Are Finalized

The W3C has completed its specifications for HTML5.  Though it won’t be “recommended” until 2014, developers can start reviewing the specs and preparing for its inevitable release. From the press release: The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) published today the complete definition of the HTML5 and Canvas 2D specifications. Though not yet W3C standards, these […]

Tablet Wars Heat Up

Everywhere you look you see tablets or tablet advertisements.  Tablets are commonplace at work, school, on the bus, doctor offices, etc., and tablet makers are betting you’ll see more. Microsoft officially jumped into the Tablet War on October 26th by releasing the brand new Surface at a retail cost starting at $499.  Surface, which features the Windows […]

Samsung and Consumers Lose Case Against Apple

In a followup to an earlier article, Apple has successfully sued Samsung for $1.05 Billion in a patent infringement lawsuit.  Apple threw the book at Samsung, claiming a sole patent on things like a cell phone being rectangular with rounded corners, size/shape of icons, etc. The image shows the two different phones.  Samsung, on the […]

Studying the Competition

The first week of the Apple vs Samsung trial ended Friday over Apple’s allegations of “patent infringement” against Samsung.  Apple says Samsung stole their iPhone designs. eWeek reports: An Apple attorney showed Denison (chief strategy officer for Samsung’s mobile business) an internal Samsung document titled “Galaxy S1 v. iPhone” from March of 2010, when Samsung […]