Apple and Samsung May be Negotiating to End Patent War

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  1. dgstorm

    dgstorm Editor in Chief Staff Member Premium Member

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    For the past several years and especially in 2011 and 2012 the tech news media was practically overwhelmed with constant reports of the patent wars raging across the mobile landscape. It became just as frustrating for editors and bloggers to write about as it did for readers to constantly read about. This year saw a lull in these reports as we weren't inundated with stories about the continuing legal hostilities. Unfortunately, most of the appeals trials are just now ramping up and are set to flood 2014 with more patent war coverage all over again.

    Luckily, there may be "light at the end of the tunnel" after-all though. There's a new rumor floating across the inter-web today suggesting that Apple and Samsung may be working on a "cease-fire" to all of the patent war hostilities. According to sources at the Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission (FTC), Apple and Samsung resumed negotiations and may be...

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    Yea right, when pigs can fly.:icon_ devil:
     
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    I had to check the calendar, to make sure it was in fact Jan 1st -and not April 1st......:p
     
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    Steve Jobs would not approve. He is probably turning in his grave now.

    Hope apple doesn't suffer the same fate now as it did in pc market. Android needs competition to move innovation forward.