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Apple iPhone and Apple iPad could be banned in U.S. following ITC patent review

0. phoneArena 25 Jun 2012, 22:09 posted on

The ITC on Monday said it would review an April ruling that found that Apple had infringed on Motorola patent relating to Wi-Fi; if so inclined, the Judge could put a ban on the import into the U.S. of Apple's devices that include the offending technology...

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posted on 26 Jun 2012, 08:14

78. Dj21o (Posts: 437; Member since: 19 May 2011)


Wow way to be serious lol. iOS isnt going anywhere. People will continue to switch from Android to Apple. I see it every single day at my job. Everyone uses eachothers code, why not just make it legal and see who wins?

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 08:37 3

79. zhypher_23 (Posts: 195; Member since: 04 Jun 2012)


Why do Majority of People Love Apple Products? Because it's very easy to use, super simple, boring for those advanced tech people. People do not buy Android devices because they think they're hard to use, and hype itself. An Android device is not hard to use *well unless if you have a low IQ on gadgets, yeah maybe* Apple is very simple and easy to use, thus making it the "all age" product, ugh...my goodness even my grandmother can use one, that's how freaking easy it is. Android is for the advance users who know how to tweak+customize their phone like a boss. Lemme have a guess, your not very tech savvy right? That's why you use iOS? Just asking man, no hard feelings :))

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 09:49 2

87. mas11 (Posts: 1034; Member since: 30 Mar 2012)


RAZR MAXX has a much longer battery life than any iPhone and it's faster.

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 09:52

89. Dj21o (Posts: 437; Member since: 19 May 2011)


You're joking right? Lol. I get about 8 hours of screen on time with my iPhone. I got about 2-3 with an android. And that's with turning off every toggle. Android is a battery hog system. And I know how to use my phone. I have rooted and jailbroken both phones. The iPhone is wayyyy better with the tweaks.

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 10:17 4

91. PhoneArenaUser (Posts: 5498; Member since: 05 Aug 2011)


iPhone 4S battery = 1432 mAh

Motorola RAZR MAXX battery = 3300 mAh

Internet is full of test which proves that Motorola RAZR MAXX has longer battery life than iPhone 4S.

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 10:20 3

92. mas11 (Posts: 1034; Member since: 30 Mar 2012)


Not at all, the RAZR MAXX lasts much longer than the iPhone 4S. Plus the RAZR MAXX has Lte, a faster processor and a bigger and better screen to light up and it still manages to last longer.
http://www.phonearena.com/news/Motorola-DROID-RAZR-MAXX-battery-is-put-through-a-real-word-GPS-test_id29483

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 10:29 2

93. EclipseGSX (Posts: 1733; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)


"Everyone" loves? nope not me therefore your statement is invalid

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 10:32 3

94. EclipseGSX (Posts: 1733; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)


Maybe you should upgrade your ancient Android to a more recent device if you only get 2-3 hours. I call BS

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 10:49

96. deathyyy (Posts: 101; Member since: 20 Dec 2011)


This is exactly how I feel every competent cell phone user should feel about BOTH OSs. You can dislike aspects of the OS, all that simply means is that it wasn't made for you. If you really want to get into the nuts and bolts of your phone, then Android has ALWAYS been the choice. No one with a reasonable amount of knowledge about cell phones should contest that. Different strokes for different folks, people.

....or you could ignore common business sense and mindlessly root for Apples mobile devices to get banned. I'm sure you would all be thirlled if say, Time Warner Cable became essentially the only cable provider in the US. ;)

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 10:54

98. deathyyy (Posts: 101; Member since: 20 Dec 2011)


And you're doing... what? Stating facts about how YOU feel about Android? Then I guess your opinion on which OS you prefer is also completely irrelevant to everyone else ;)

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 19:48

123. GENARAL-LEVY (banned) (Posts: 34; Member since: 19 Jun 2012)


Shhharup u $h€€p

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 17:07

112. LOLpple (banned) (Posts: 86; Member since: 23 Jun 2012)


You're in college? With all the spelling and grammatical errors combined with you just plain making up words, you may want to look into a refund if that's how you were taught to communicate.

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 17:15 2

113. PapaSmurf (Posts: 10457; Member since: 14 May 2012)


Your most likely using the G1 if you're getting "2-3" hours.

The Razor MAXX gets 23 hours with LTE, 4.3" screen, ICS (now) and a faster processor.

Educate yourself by Googling information before you bash an Android device. Not only do you fail at trolling, you also praise Apple like its a church, which is sad honestly.

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 17:35 3

115. LOLpple (banned) (Posts: 86; Member since: 23 Jun 2012)


You DO realize every iteration of the iphone has had serious issues at launch correct? Up tp and including BATTERY issues, charging issues etc.
Oh and the antenna flaw that apple STILL has yet to admit was a poor design. Kind of an important feature on a, y'know, PHONE.

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 00:16

126. Dj21o (Posts: 437; Member since: 19 May 2011)


Sorry I'm typing on this s**tty Android. It is pretty impossible to type on a website without it lagging out all over the place lol. Better yet, I have a GSII, which has been out for almost a year now and already out of the game. Pffffff Apple FTW.

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 05:57

128. jroc74 (Posts: 6019; Member since: 30 Dec 2010)


I have gotten 29 hours on my Droid X1 doing a battery test before..

When you say Android....be more specific since there are so many Android phones out there.

And I know it coiuldnt have been a Maxx...lol.

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 20:16

129. jroc74 (Posts: 6019; Member since: 30 Dec 2010)


Exactly...its like Windows desktop OS with error reporting turned off...lol.

posted on 25 Jun 2012, 22:37 7

13. RaKithAPeiRiZ (Posts: 1488; Member since: 29 Dec 2011)


Fffffffffffyeaaaaaaaaaaaaaa....

posted on 25 Jun 2012, 22:38 8

14. JGuinan007 (Posts: 692; Member since: 19 May 2011)


Perhaps if Apple gets banned in the US they will stop all other nonesense patent lawsuits and come to agreements with eachother

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 17:37 1

116. LOLpple (banned) (Posts: 86; Member since: 23 Jun 2012)


Never happen. Apples business model is essentialy to c*ck block every one else and remove choices rather than making a superior product.

posted on 25 Jun 2012, 22:56 8

19. aahmed215 (Posts: 168; Member since: 18 Jun 2012)


If this actually happens, I'm going to laugh at Apple so hard. They deserve it for playing this dirty game. But at the same time, I don't want this to be a lawsuit battle between two great companies. Let the market operate freely which only makes it better for the consumer. If there is competition, much better products come out every year. I don't want this to be a one-sided market.

posted on 25 Jun 2012, 23:19 8

23. mas11 (Posts: 1034; Member since: 30 Mar 2012)


That would teach Apple a lesson

posted on 25 Jun 2012, 23:20 7

24. ilia1986 (unregistered)


I have only one thing to say:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E2c32SvJf54

posted on 25 Jun 2012, 23:48 10

30. jove39 (Posts: 1938; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)


Apple sucks real bad on disputing in any way...they f**king call CDMA signal processing patent to be frand and their s**t slide to unlock patent a valid one...not only that they tried to ban htc phones for making emails and phone no. actionable items...how pathetic is that...I really wanna show _|_ to apple executives!

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 00:07 6

32. themestizokid (Posts: 4; Member since: 09 Jun 2012)


I hope ITC goes through with this.. Apple definetely had it coming, its pathetic to see Verizon and Nokia side with Apple though. Its no surprise that Microsoft sided with Apple, seeing as how Motorola and Microsoft had a legal battle over patents not to long ago. In my honest opinion , I would love it if the Iphone and Ipad were banned from the United States. Apple has been pathetic, repeatedly suing Samsung and HTC and trying to stop new Android phones that are better than the Iphone from entering the U.S

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 00:59 8

36. kartik4u98 (Posts: 511; Member since: 19 May 2012)


Yeah! Kill Apple...I am laughing my ass off!!!!

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 01:40 5

39. Mitchel (Posts: 228; Member since: 25 May 2012)


I'm waiting for Samsung to sue Apple for LTE related patents on upcoming iPhone.. hrrrr.. :))

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 01:44 6

41. taco50 (banned) (Posts: 5506; Member since: 08 Oct 2009)


Making my appearance

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 04:53 4

56. Raymond_htc (Posts: 430; Member since: 06 Apr 2012)


We don't need an iFan like you! Shoo! Apples going down!

posted on 26 Jun 2012, 06:35 2

64. Non_Sequitur (Posts: 1111; Member since: 16 Mar 2012)


It's good that you're doing it while you can. ;D

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