After a swift deliberation of less than 24 hours, the nine-person San Jose jury awarded Apple more than $1 billion dollars in it's lawsuit against Samsung, and awarded nothing to Samsung in their counter-suit. Among the counts awarded are Samsung's willful infringement of 5 of 6 Apple patents, due in no small part to a … Continue reading Apple wins Patent Infringement lawsuit against Samsung
Apple has been battling Samsung in the UK (and elsewhere around the world), trying to get injunctions to stop Samsung from selling their Galaxy Tab line of tablets "slavishly copies" the design of the iPad. But on July 9th, a UK judge denied their claim, and ordered Apple to do the following: post a notice … Continue reading Apple gets “slapped” by Brit Judge… must apologize
It seems like it was just yesterday that Apple introduced the iPhone (and it's accompanying iOS Operating System). It was truly revolutionary and changed the smartphone market forever. And now, just a few short years later, and with the help (and bottomless pockets) of Google, the Android operating system has officially outpaced Apple's flagship as … Continue reading Android is Now the King of the Smartphones
This week, RIM announced the Blackberry Playbook - a sleek tablet with a 7 inch high resolution touchscreen, clearly designed to be a competitor to the Apple iPad. What's better? Where do I begin? To start, it comes with a dual-core processor. RIM claims that it will be the fastest tablet on the market. Some … Continue reading The Blackberry Playbook-a challenger to the iPad?
Today, Apple announced over 100 new features coming to the next version of the iPhone operating system, version 4.0, including (finally) app folders to permit 2160 apps on your phone, support for smaller versions of iBooks, support for bluetooth keyboards, and, most importantly....MULTITASKING - which has been one of the biggest criticisms of the iPhone … Continue reading Apple announces over 100 new features coming for iPhone OS 4.0
Here we are... just a few days after the Apple iPad launch. Yet nobody really knows what groups of consumers will be the ones to make the iPad a success.