Samsung Settles with Kodak Over Camera Patents
Samsung and Eastman Kodak have agreed to settle litigation between the two companies over camera patents. Kodak claimed that Samsung violated two of its patents related to how images are captured, previewed, compressed and stored. The U.S. International Trade Commission sided with Kodak and ruled that Samsung had indeed infringed on the patents. Samsung has agreed to pay Kodak an undisclosed sum in past royalty fees and the two will work out a cross-licensing agreement moving forward.
Hands-On: Bullitt's Kodak Phone
Bullitt made an Android smartphone with Kodak's name on it. That's almost all there is to say about this handset, but we'll squeeze out a few more words for you in this hands-on report.
Kodak Ektra Improves Camera and Lowers Price As It Makes US Debut
Eastman Kodak and Bullitt Group this week launched the Ektra smartphone in the U.S. The handset was first announced in October 2016.
Nvidia and Samsung Strike Patent Deal, Drop Lawsuits
Nvidia today said it has settled its patent-related litigation with Samsung. The company first sued Samsung in 2014 over smartphone patents and was later sued in turn by Samsung.
ITC Says Nvidia Infringed Samsung Patents
A judge at the U.S. International Trade Commission found Nvidia guilty of infringing three patents owned by Samsung.
Kodak Phone To Be Shown at CES
Kodak this week revealed plans to produce Kodak-branded Android phones. The first phone will focus on a "rich" but simple experience for "consumers who want a high-end experience but aren't always as comfortable using increasingly complicated mobile devices as they would like to be".
Well, there you go...