“Samsung’s latest court-based pot shot at Apple adds the iPhone 5 to an ever-growing list Apple devices that it reckons use Samsung-invented tech,” Kate Solomon reports for TechRadar.
“The iPhone 5 features in eight of Samsung’s complaints; six of them are relating to utilities and the other two are to do with the UMTS 3G standard,” Solomon reports.
MacDailyNews Take: Samsung’s FRANDtastic SEP abuse continues.
Solomon reports, “‘The iPhone 5 has the same accused functionality as the previously accused versions of the iPhone, so the proof of infringement of the patents-in-suit by the iPhone 5 is the same as for other Apple devices already accused of infringement in this litigation. We have little choice but to take the steps necessary to protect our innovations and intellectual property rights,’ said Samsung.”
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