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Tom Krazit / GeekWire:
Microsoft joins the Open Invention Network and cross-licenses over 60,000 patents for other members   —  After years of waging patent war on Google's Linux-based Android mobile operating system, Microsoft agreed Wednesday to join the Open Invention Network and cross-license its more than 60,000 patents to participating members.
Oct 10, 2018, 12:40 PMIn context
Rich McCormick / The Verge:
Lenovo will preload Microsoft Office, Skype, and OneDrive on its Android devices as part of a new patent cross-licensing agreement   —  Microsoft has announced that its software will be soon be preloaded onto some of Lenovo Android devices.  Productivity apps including Microsoft Office …
Aug 23, 2016, 12:15 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
ASUS signs patent licensing deal with Microsoft, will pre-install Office suite on its Android devices   —  Microsoft, ASUS sign combined Android patent, Office bundling deal  —  Is Microsoft making Office software and services part of its Android-patent-licensing negotiation terms?
Oct 2, 2015, 6:10 AMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft and Kyocera settle dispute over Android patents, agree to cross-licensing   —  Microsoft, Kyocera settle patent suit over Android phones  —  Microsoft and Kyocera have settled a dispute over Android patents, and simultaneously entered into a patent cross-licensing arrangement about which no details are available.
Jul 2, 2015, 9:15 PMIn context
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

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