“One measure of how quickly events are unfolding in the smartphone patent wars is the number of typos appearing in Florian Mueller’s FOSS Patents dispatches,” Philip Elmer-DeWitt reports for Fortune.
“The German-born blogger’s coverage of the ‘thermonuclear war’ Steve Jobs promised to unleash against Google’s Android operating system are closely read by all sides in the cross-continental disputes, and lately he’s hardly had time to breathe, never mind spellcheck,” P.E.D. reports. “‘There’s just too much going on these days,’ he wrote in the second of two long reports filed Saturday, ‘and contrary to popular misbelief (which I’ve seen on Twitter), I do sleep.'”
P.E.D. reports, “As Mueller sees it, the subject of his two latest reports, a pair of federal lawsuits filed by Apple (AAPL) in two California district courts, are signal events that could turn the tide in Cupertino’s favor.”
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