HTC Returns Fire at Apple Over Patents
HTC today filed a lawsuit claiming that Apple is violating five of its patents related to mobile technology. The lawsuit was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission, and HTC seeks to prevent Apple from importing the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch into the U.S. Jason Mackenzie, vice president of North America, HTC Corporation, said in a prepared statement, "We are taking this action against Apple to protect our intellectual property, our industry partners, and most importantly our customers that use HTC phones." Mackenzie also pointed out that HTC developed the first Pocket PC Phone Edition device in 2002, and the first Android handset in 2008. Apple sued HTC in March for patent violation. Apple is also suing and being sued by Nokia over wireless patents.
iOS 10 Won't Work on Older iPhones
Jun 14, 2016
Apple has indicated which iPhones and iPads will be able to run the newest version of iOS, and as always older devices are left out. iOS 10 is compatible with all versions of the iPhone from the 2012 iPhone 5 through the 2016 iPhone SE.
Immersion Hits Apple with 3D Touch Lawsuit
Feb 12, 2016
Immersion has filed multiple lawsuits against Apple and AT&T, claiming the two violate its haptic feedback patents. Specifically, Immersion believes the Apple iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPhone 6s/6s Plus, Apple Watch, Watch Sport, and Watch Edition make use to two patents pertaining to "haptic feedback system with stored effects" and "method and apparatus for providing tactile sensations." The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus are further accused of infringing a third patent for "interactivity model for shared feedback on mobile devices" — or 3D Touch, the defining feature of the two phones.
Apple Says Qualcomm Violating Patents
Nov 29, 2017
Apple today filed a lawsuit against Qualcomm over power-management patents. The claim counters a July lawsuit filed by Qualcomm against Apple.
Samsung Sets Up In-Airport Kiosks to Facilitate Note7 Returns
Oct 18, 2016
Samsung has begun accepting Galaxy Note7 returns at airports in several countries. The action follows the recent ban from the Dept.
iPhone 5 and 5c Won't Run iOS 11, 32-Bit Apps Going Away
Jun 6, 2017
Some older iPhones will not be part of the iOS 11 party scheduled to arrive this fall. According to Apple's web site, the iPhone 5, the iPhone 5c, and the fourth-generation iPad cannot handle iOS 11's 64-bit app requirements, so they will not be receiving the updated operating system.
Bringing up your track record is like visiting a museum of fail.
(disclaimer: as former HTC owner)
Sue 'Em All, Let The Supreme Court Sort 'Em Out
I'm putting my money on the Apple Farmers of America suing over Apple's logo 🙄
I'm suing over Apple's infringing on my right to enjoy this website. And for bluecoyote.
bend over apple
Seems like everyone has taken their jab at them already. Don't get me wrong, I don't care too much for Apple. Just stating the obvious.