Apple Inc., accusing Samsung Electronics Co. of misleading jurors at the start of a $2 billion trial over smartphone technology, lost its bid to show jurors how it uses three of five patents disputed in the case.
Apple Inc. accused Samsung Electronics Co. of misleading jurors at the start of a $2 billion trial over smartphone technology by claiming the iPhone maker wasn’t actively using three of the five patents at issue in the case.
Samsung Electronics Co. told jurors at the opening of a $2 billion trial that Apple Inc.’s patent case is really an attack on Google Inc.’s Android operating system and a ploy to stem smartphone competition that has overwhelmed iPhone sales.
Facebook Inc. Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg has weighed in on the long-running legal dispute over Silicon Valley technology giants pirating each others’ employees in a way that may hurt her company’s rivals.
The iPhone, it's safe to say, is big in Japan. Toward the end of last year, three out of every four smartphones sold in Japan were iPhones, according to market researcher Kantar Worldpanel ComTech. Tim Cook said during Apple's most recent earnings call that its phone sales in the country shot up 40 percent after it signed a deal with NTT Docomo.