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Jon Brodkin / Network World:
Microsoft patent division taking cash from at least 5 Android vendors   —  Microsoft has revealed four Android patent deals since last week  —  One of Microsoft's hottest new profit centers is a smartphone platform you've definitely heard of: Android.  —  Google's Linux-based mobile operating system …
Jul 5, 2011, 9:55 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft adds Android and Chrome OS OEM Wistron to its patent-protection roster   —  It looks like Microsoft is going to continue to roll out, one by one, the names of Android OEMs which have agreed to sign patent-protection deals with the company.  —  The first to be announced this week, on July 5, was Taiwanese OEM Wistron.
Jul 5, 2011, 3:10 PMIn context
Matt Burns / CrunchGear:
Onkyo Latest To Pay Microsoft Royalties Over Android Tablets   —  Microsoft is on a roll.  Onkyo is the latest company to trade Android tablet royalties for access to Microsoft's patent licensing program.  The details of the agreement wasn't released.  This makes Onkyo the third company this week that has signed such an agreement.
Jun 30, 2011, 5:50 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Microsoft signs Android patent deal with military contractor General Dynamics   —  Microsoft today made new progress in its Android patent campaign, announcing a licensing deal with General Dynamics Itronix, maker of rugged tablets and handheld devices used by the military.
Jun 27, 2011, 12:35 PMIn context
Horace Dediu / asymco:
Microsoft has received five times more income from Android than from Windows Phone … HTC Pays Microsoft $5 Per Android Phone, Says Citi.  —  A rough estimate of the number of HTC Android devices shipped is 30 million.  If HTC paid $5 per unit to Microsoft, that adds up to $150 million Android revenues for Microsoft.
May 27, 2011, 10:50 AMIn context
Jay Yarow / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider:
HTC Pays Microsoft $5 Per Android Phone, Says Citi   —  Microsoft gets $5 for every HTC phone running Android, according to Citi analyst Walter Pritchard, who released a big report on Microsoft this morning.  —  Microsoft is getting that money thanks to a patent settlement with HTC over intellectual property infringement.
May 27, 2011, 10:45 AMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / All about Microsoft Blog:
Barnes & Noble says Microsoft is attacking Android with its patent-infringement claims   —  Barnes & Noble has filed its response to Microsoft's claim from earlier this year that the Android-based Nook e-reader violates Microsoft patents — complete with allegations around Microsoft's tactics …
Apr 27, 2011, 2:30 PMIn context
Groklaw:
Barnes & Noble Charges Microsoft with Misusing Patents to Further an Anticompetive Scheme Against Android   —  Wednesday, April 27 2011 @ 05:55 AM EDT Barnes & Noble has answered [PDF] Microsoft's Complaint [PDF] against it for alleged patent infringement regarding it using Android in its Nook reader.
Apr 27, 2011, 12:20 PMIn context
MG Siegler / TechCrunch:
Drunk On Licensing Fees And Patents, Microsoft Has Become A Joke   —  Earlier today, it was revealed that Microsoft was suing yet another company for infringing on their patents.  The target this time?  Barnes & Noble.  Yes, Microsoft is suing a book chain.  Why?
Mar 21, 2011, 8:00 PMIn context
Horacio Gutierrez / TechNet Blogs:
Android Patent Infringement: Licensing is the Solution   —  Corporate Vice President and Deputy General Counsel  —  As you may have seen, Microsoft today filed legal actions against Barnes & Noble, Inc., Foxconn International Holdings Ltd., and Inventec Corporation in both the U.S. International …
Mar 21, 2011, 4:30 PMIn context

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