Samsung buys chip maker CSR mobile divison, key patents for over $310 million
0. phoneArena posted on 17 Jul 2012, 06:39
Samsung is looking to strengthen its patent portfolio and to do that it is now acquiring the mobile division of British CSR specializing in making Bluetooth, GPS, WiFi and other chips…
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1. ThePolak posted on 17 Jul 2012, 06:53 3 0
Now this is interesting news, maybe those patents will help Sammy to get some relieve from patent struggles.
7. ph00ny posted on 17 Jul 2012, 08:38 3 2
patent struggle? Samsung is probably in the top 2 in terms of mobile business releated patents
2. Phullofphil posted on 17 Jul 2012, 06:56 4 0
I was very interested in this article but all the info was really in the title I don't understand why they didn't include what 20 something patents they were and what different it would make or why Samsung really bought the business
3. som posted on 17 Jul 2012, 07:11 2 0
Phone Arena didn't listed the 21 patents until they get more info. from Samsung.
5. remixfa posted on 17 Jul 2012, 07:33 2 2
good. now samsung needs to take a page from Apple and sue Apple over every little thing. They are the only company in the android-apple game besides google that has enough money to keep litigation going and give apple a taste of its own sour medicine.
6. PAPINYC (limited) 5 days ago posted on 17 Jul 2012, 07:42 3 2
Good move, it will be interesting to see if they ban Apple from using Wi-Fi, GPS and Bluetooth; the iPad will explode and the iPhone will be left on a Network radio ("Searching for iSiGnal"). Guess it's time to sell my iPhone 4S.