Apple and Google argue over which appeals court should hear their FRAND case
0. phoneArena 26 Jan 2013, 02:41 posted on
Apple and Google subsidiary Motorola Mobility are arguing again, this time over which appeals court should hear the FRAND dispute between the two with the choices being the Seventh circuit or the Federal Circuit; Apple wants the appeal to ne heard in the Federal Circuit while a filing to dismiss submitted on Friday by Google included a request that the Apple-Google cross-appeal be transferred to the Seventh Circuit...
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8. Mxyzptlk (Posts: 12069; Member since: 21 Apr 2012)
This is another case of FRAND patent abuse. Apple is perfectly justifiable here.
9. tedkord (Posts: 10680; Member since: 17 Jun 2009)
If Apple were making their iphones out of the bones of orphans, you'd say they were perfectly justified.
But you're right, it is a case of FRAND abuse. Apple is abusing the FRAND system by refusing to pay the same rate as everyone else. This is their M.O. - steal or copy the work of others, and don't pay for it. Sue others for using rectangles with rounded corners, but actual tech without which their devices would be fancy paper weights should be free for them.
3. cheetah2k (Posts: 1524; Member since: 16 Jan 2011)
Who the Fk really cares about this stuff anymore??
Apple - just die already
6. darkkjedii (Posts: 20113; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)
Your comment suggests u do. If u don't care, then why did u say just die already apple? That says u care that google wins.
7. dragonscourgex (Posts: 307; Member since: 16 Jan 2012)
I think most people now, care more for the whole court stuff to end. And let us choose in the market which companies make a better product. It is only logical that all smart phone will have similar features and regardless who make the phone, they will feel the same in some way. There's is really no way around this. I want to see Google win for the simple fact that it would be better for us. Were Apple will use the win to shrink the choices in the market. I don't like Apple or their products, but a lot of people do, so they should have that choice to buy Apple products. But, a lot of people all around the world prefer Android . Those people should not be hinder in getting the products they enjoy cause of the greed of one company.
12. umadd (banned) (Posts: 40; Member since: 25 Jan 2013)
You don't have a lot of friends, do you? You must have Asperger syndrome.
5. maxis3G (unregistered)
Apple and Google argue over which appeals court should hear their FRAND case...
which is which??
10. InspectorGadget80 (unregistered)
Think apple needs to quit btchn in the court room &to learn to compete u greedy turd
11. jacko1977 (Posts: 428; Member since: 11 Feb 2012)
One would say the sky is blue and other would say it's green
its true colour is black
13. TheTruthSquad (Posts: 9; Member since: 31 Dec 2012)
Apple just throws s**t at the wall and sees what sticks.
14. MartyK (Posts: 788; Member since: 11 Apr 2012)
Google is NOT Stupid, they know which judges / Courts APPLE owes, hahahah
Take notes Samsung...always go with Seventh Circuit...hahahaha