Samsung Countersues Apple for 10 Patent Infringements

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    Apple depends on samsung for life
     
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    Prove it, if you are going to make a statement like that atleast back it up with facts as to why you think that. I am not saying you are right or wrong but why do you think that?
     
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    after a quick google search i found Apple securing $7.8 billion worth of Samsung displays, memory? | Circuit Breaker - CNET News


    sammy makes the ipad screens

    which really makes this lawsuit a head scratcher
     
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    Right but are there not many other companies Apple could get their screens from? Apple and Samsung are both HUGE companies and neither one of them would miss a beat if they didn't have eachothers business. Anything Apple gets from Samsung they could get from a multitude of other companies who I am sure are awaiting such a scenario.
     
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    true they did get their screens from lg a few years back but i think apple needs a huge company to keep up with production i work in a pharmacy and we routinely change manufacturers because they cant keep up

    im still perplexed by the lawsuit but all i want now is some bobs burgers and the galaxy 2 with that super amoled screen
     
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    Thats true but not if its samsungs patanted stuff. Not sure if the screens, and memory are patented but that would be good to consider in this thoght..
     
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    Maybe Apple is upset cause Samsung doesn't want to sell them Amoled PLUS screens as they are keeping these for their own phones .
     
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    ...this is typically how minor tech patent suits go. Company A sues company B for infringement, company B sues company A for unrelated infringement, judge gives deadline for company A & B to come to an agreement, & nothing changes.
     
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    You know the funny thing is, I will almost guarantee Apple and Samsung will continue doing business as usual with eachother. This is probably just a small hiccup for them because they both stand to make a substantial amount of money off eachother.
     
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    This thread has gone WAY off topic.. for the moment it is locked.
     
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    I have unlocked this thread. Please note though that any more off-topic posting about apple vs android will be an immediate infraction against you. Please keep this thread on track.
     
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