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An artist's rendition of what the Apple Smartwatch could look like. (Credit: Gottabemobile)

Apple files for ‘iWatch’ trademark in Japan

Apple Inc. has applied for a trademark in Japan for “iWatch,” indicating it may be proceeding with rumored plans to produce a smart wristwatch.


Judge rejects Apple’s patent award demands

A federal judge rejected Apple Inc.’s demand to increase the $1.05 billion in damages a jury ordered Samsung Electronics Inc. to pay its fiercest rival in the smartphone market.


Apple Makes an Apology to Samsung by Not Really Making an Apology

Apple lost a patent infringement case it filed in a UK court against Samsung, and the judge ordered that the company issue an apology to Samsung. Apple finally complied after losing in appeal, but the apology page was not what everyone expected.

Phil Schiller iPad Mini

Will Apple’s iPad Mini Steal Microsoft Surface’s Thunder?

Will Apple’s latest iPad offerings overshadow the Microsoft Surface, or has Apple lost its innovative touch?

Phil Schiller iPad Mini

The iPad 4 is Here, Is it Worth it?

Now that the iPad Mini is here, was it really worth the hype and the wait?

Staff members work on the production line at the Foxconn complex in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, China in this file photo. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

iPhone Manufacturer Foxconn Faces Labor Complaints

Foxconn has responded to an accusation that vocational students are forced to work in its factories by saying its agreement with schools allows them to leave.

(PRNewsFoto/Microsoft Corp.)

Microsoft to Add Staff, R&D in China in Push for Mobile Dominance

Microsoft to hire more than 1,000 new employees in China & boost R&D spending by 15% in an effort to catch up with Apple & Google in the mobile Internet market.

(Photo copyright Abe Olandres / Tech Wire Asia)

Samsung Galaxy S3 Sales Hit 20 Million in 3 Months

Samsung reports having sold 20 million units of the Galaxy S3 smartphone within its first three months.

(AP Photo/Hye Soo Nah).

South Korean Antitrust Watchdog Probing Samsung

S. Korea’s antitrust watchdog has launched an investigation into whether Samsung is abusing its dominant position in the wireless market to disadvantage Apple.

A California court decided in favor of Apple, ordering Samsung to pay $1B to Apple for patent infringement. However, a Japan court has found that Samsung did not infringe on Apple patents. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Tokyo Court: Samsung Did Not Infringe Apple Patent

A Tokyo court dismissed Apple’s claim that Samsung infringed on its patent, the latest ruling in the global legal battle between tech titans over smartphones.


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