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Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Microsoft sues Kyocera in new Android patent infringement dispute … Microsoft filed suit against Kyocera this afternoon, alleging that the Japanese electronics company's Android-based smartphones infringe on the Redmond company's patents.  —  The suit, filed in U.S. District Court in Seattle …
Mar 6, 2015, 6:15 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft, Samsung settle contract dispute over Android patent payments   —  Summary:Microsoft and Samsung have settled an Android patent-licensing-related contract dispute, Microsoft officials say, while offering no specific about the terms.  —  Microsoft and Samsung have settled …
Feb 9, 2015, 6:45 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft files contract dispute suit against Samsung, claiming the company stopped paying per-device patent royalties for its Android phones last year   —  Microsoft files Android patent-royalty suit against Samsung  —  Summary: Microsoft has filed a contract dispute suit against Samsung over Android patent-licensing royalties.
Aug 1, 2014, 4:35 PMIn context
Joe Mullin / Ars Technica:
Chinese gov't reveals Microsoft's secret list of Android-killer patents   —  For more than three years now, Microsoft has held to the line that it has loads of patents that are infringed by Google's Android operating system.  “Licensing is the solution,” wrote the company's head IP honcho in 2011 …
Jun 16, 2014, 10:15 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
Microsoft and Motorola Solutions sign patent licensing agreement covering Android and Chrome OS   —  Microsoft and Motorola Solutions today announced a patent licensing agreement that will allow the companies to share technology.  While the duo didn't reveal too many details …
Apr 21, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft and Dell sign Android, Chrome OS patent agreement   —  Summary: Microsoft and Dell have renewed their patent cross-licensing agreement, with Dell agreeing to pay Microsoft royalties for Dell's products running Android and Chrome OS.  —  Microsoft has signed a patent-licensing agreement …
Mar 26, 2014, 6:10 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft signs Android patent deal with Voxx Electronics   —  Summary: Microsoft has added Voxx Electronics to its list of Android patent licensees.  —  Microsoft may be considering ways to entice Android developers and handset makers to join the Windows world, but that isn't stopping …
Feb 13, 2014, 11:40 PMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Huawei settles with Rockstar Consortium, will pay for Android's infringement of ex-Nortel patents   —  The Google-led group of Android device makers sued on Halloween 2013 over former Nortel patents fails to present a united front to the Rockstar Consortium, a patent holding firm jointly owned by Apple …
Jan 23, 2014, 12:10 AMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Federal Circuit affirms Microsoft's import ban against Motorola Mobility's Android-based devices   —  The Unitd States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit today ruled against Google's (Motorola Mobility's) appeal of an import ban Microsoft won from the United States International Trade Commission …
Dec 17, 2013, 1:05 AMIn context
Tim Worstall / Forbes:
German Patent Ruling Threatens Microsoft's Windows Phone Earnings From Android   —  In yet another round of the patent fights going on over smart phones we find that Microsoft has just been dealt a blow over the revenues it gains from Android hand sets.  Yes, read that again …
Dec 8, 2013, 4:50 AMIn context

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