“Logic Devices, who has provided high performance application-specific circuits for industrial and defense systems for nearly 30 years, has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Apple,” Jack Purcher reports for Patently Apple. “The patent infringement lawsuit concerns Apple’s iOS and more.”

“Years ago, Logic Devices acquired assets from HP, namely the ‘SPROC’ processor and intellectual property,” Purcher reports. “Logic Device’s complaint then states that ‘Apple, through its development, programming, modifying, enhancement, debugging, updating and compiling of its operating systems and other software used in the iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, iPad mini, and Apple TV devices (collectively, the Apple Products), has used these patented programming systems to develop its operating systems and other software for these Apple Products.'”

Read more in the full article here.