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Apple-Samsung jury foreman says Google link wasn’t a factor

  For the second time in a row Samsung has been found guilty by a US court of ripping off Apple’s patents, but according to the jury foreman in the latest Apple vs Samsung case, there wasn’t a single piece…

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What To Do About Heartbleed And The Apple/Samsung Battle Continues On The CultCast

Queue the spy music, cause on this week’s CultCast, our very own Buster Heine sneaks into Apple’s under-construction Arizona Sapphire Crystal factory and reports back what he’s found. Plus, WWDC dishes out golden tickets like they’re Willy Wonka; what you…

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‘I Have No Idea What An iPad Even Is,’ Says Potential Apple-Samsung Juror

The most shocking revelation to come out of jury selection for the latest Apple-versus-Samsung trial isn’t that the Silicon Valley jury pool is loaded with people connected to one of the two companies. It’s that one potential juror claims ignorance…

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Jury Selected For Second Apple-Samsung Patent Trial

The 10-person jury is set for the latest legal battle between Apple and Samsung. Six women and four men were selected Monday. The jury includes iPhone owners, individuals with ties to the tech industry and at least two retirees (a…

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Phil Schiller Will Take Stand Again In Next Round Of Apple-Samsung Battle

Phil Schiller and possibly Scott Forstall are expected to make witness appearances for the next round of the Apple v. Samsung trial, when the two companies return to court in California in late March. As Apple’s senior vice president of…

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Ad vs. Ad, Who Is Winning The Apple-Samsung Playoffs [Opinion]

This is a guest post by Ken Segall, a Silicon Valley advertising executive who worked closely with Steve Jobs. Among other things, Segall put that little “i” in front of the iMac and helped develop Apple’s famous Think Different ad campaign. Segall is author of Insanely Simple, a very readable insightful account of what makes Apple tick.

Last time Apple went heavy on advertising in a sporting event, it didn’t exactly end well.

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Apple-Samsung Trial: Judge Sets December Injunction Hearing

U.S. Federal Judge Lucy Koh has moved the hearing for Apple�s request for an injunction against Samsung phones to December, possibly diluting the economic effect of last week�s patent trial verdict.

Last Friday, in a surprisingly quick result, the nine-person jury found Samsung infringed several patents from Apple�s stable of successful phones and tablets. The jury ruled in favor of Apple receiving a huge damages sum of nearly $ 1.05B. A total of eight different  [Read More…]

Apple-Samsung Trial: Staggering Rout Shown In Final Verdict Form

Apple won the patent infringement trial against Samsung and received a huge damages sum.

Apple�s victory in its patent trial against Samsung is already a few hours old but the shock of the damage tally is still hard to shake off. The final figure of $ 1,049,393,540.00 is a staggering rebuke of Samsung�s design and manufacturing process and may force the company toward more original ideas.

The completed jury verdict form, released  [Read More…]

Apple-Samsung Trial: The Verdict Is In

The Apple-Samsung Trial has reached its conclusion. A few minutes ago, we received word the jury has completed the massive verdict form and are ready to announce the verdict.

We’ll keep you up to date as it happens. Check back here.

 

Apple-Samsung Trial Verdict: The Reactions

Apple has won a massive damages sum of nearly $ 1.05 Billion in the patent trial against Samsung and the reaction from the technology community has been vast and swift.

As expected, the two principals in the case immediately followed the shocking judgement with statements.

Apple spokeswoman Katie Cotton gave a statement to the NYTimes, saying the verdict reflected the values of innovation instilled deep in the company:

We are grateful to the jury for their service and for investing  [Read More…]