Apple must pay over half a billion dollars in damages in a ruling made on Wednesday by a US court. VirnetX, the company who owns the patents, has previously won cases with other big name companies.
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The Samsung vs Apple patent battle is only intensifying as time goes on, and the South Korean tech giant is pretty confident that it can turn the tides on the recent rulings.
Nokia has announced that Samsung has extended the patent licensing deal between the two companies for another five years. The agreement was supposed to expire at the end of 2013 before extension.
The dust hasn't yet settled after HTC's patent battle with Apple came to an end. Now Nokia is preparing for war against the Taiwanese OEM, taking action over 32 alleged patent infringements.
Samsung are being sued. Again. This time by LG, who are accusing them of stealing technology around OLED screens used in mobile devices, such as the Galaxy SIII, Note and Tab 7.7.