“Susan Kare, the designer who created much of the look and feel of the original Macintosh, took the stand Tuesday as a paid Apple (AAPL) witness in the company’s multibillion patent infringement suit against Samsung,” Philip Elmer-DeWitt reports for Fortune.

“She was shown the slide [below], a comparison between a screenful of iPhone icons and a similar screen from the Samsung Galaxy S1,” P.E.D. reports. “If that slide weren’t enough to persuade the jury that Samsung was deliberately copying Apple’s ‘trade dress’ — a legal term of art for the patentable appearance of a product — Apple had plenty more where that came from. One hundred and twenty six slides in all that show Samsung doing the same thing for just about every aspect of iPhone’s user interface…”

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