Apple asks for a ban on Samsung's Galaxy line in Japan, seeks $1.3 million in damages

The next stop in the globetrotting legal tussle between Apple and Samsung seems to be Japan, as the local Kyodo news agency is reporting a first hearing held yesterday on Apple's request to ban the Galaxy line of smartphones there...
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1. ken unregistered

Fk Apple, this is all i have left to say about it.

3. ilia1986 unregistered


27. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

Apple is scared of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. That phone already made the unreleased iPhone 5 obsolete. Apple your next phone should be yellow, because of the fear you have of Samsung. Wow they really want to ban Samsung all over the world. Sorry Apple this is a big FEAR FAIL on your behalf! lol Just one word for Apple............. WEAK!

28. The_Miz

Posts: 1496; Member since: Apr 06, 2011

LOL!!!! Nexus Prime is a joke. It looks like a bar of soap dipped in oil. it'll never compete with the sexy iPhone 5 and anyone says otherwise is delusional.

33. wassup

Posts: 565; Member since: Jun 23, 2011

and the iPhone 4 doesn't? lol i think you're going delusional... all those losses in le WWE must be going to your head ;) DW though, you'll be back to normal in a few weeks :)

94. The_Miz

Posts: 1496; Member since: Apr 06, 2011

Don't you worry, you were never normal to begin with.

113. wassup

Posts: 565; Member since: Jun 23, 2011

i am not a sheep, is that why i'm abnormal? well then...... ABNORMAL AND F-ING PROUD!

36. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

The_Miz, I am sorry the days of Apple innovating is OVER! Samsung is the new king in town. Samsung innovates, Apple now steals (iCloud, Android's notification anyone?) I think you are the delusional one. lol The Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4.6" HD Super AMOLED already made your tiny 3.7" Retina display look like a Nintendo DS. lol Apple's iPhone 5 is ALREADY obsolete. That is funny because the iPhone 5 is NOT even out. lol There is a saying for what you are going though. "The truth hurts!" lol So don’t cry, dry you eye! lol

41. yatiac

Posts: 1; Member since: Sep 08, 2011

And now that is confirmed that samsung is developing the nexus prime....

70. Apple Fanboy unregistered

If Apple had infringed any patents with the notification system, dont you think they'd be getting sued by Samsung right now?? They might have some similarities but nothing ilegal like the patent war Apple is suing Samsung over, in the end, it's all business, and I like Apple's business, be the best....f**k the rest lol

81. iHateCrapple

Posts: 734; Member since: Feb 12, 2010

Apple Fanboy, clearly you need some education. Samsung did not invent the notification system, the operating system belongs to Google, so if anyone was going to sue, it would be them to do so. But unlike Apple, not everyone has to sue out of fear of competition. Other companies actually like competition, because they know that they have what it takes to compete. Apple is trying to preserve themselves the cowardly way; by suing all of the competition out of the market. Too bad for them that this just isn't going to happen. It's pretty stupid actually, because all of the money they are spending on court fees and lawyers could be going towards innovation.

84. taco50

Posts: 5506; Member since: Oct 08, 2009

Apple just redefined the smartphone market and then the tablet market. Do you expect that Apple should reinvent the wheel every year? No one else does, but that's ok right?

95. The_Miz

Posts: 1496; Member since: Apr 06, 2011

Sorry, I don't speak BS. Lol, if Apple's innovative days are over, how come the iPhone has sold more units than any typical Crapdroid phone? I mean sure, Android has a lot of users, but Android has the highest turnover rate in smartphone world and Android is on many devices. And lol at people nuthugging Samsung, the same manufacturer that took six months to release Froyo when Gingerbread was already out. Lol, get over it.

100. gallitoking

Posts: 4721; Member since: May 17, 2011

just wait a month... once the iphone 5 is released.. not he Prime or the SGII will take a back seat to popularity and sales... the truth does hurt.... is easy to think any phone is great with out the kings of sales the iphone5 out but the king will be here in a month.... this was sent from my ipad2

107. Apple Fanboy unregistered

lmao love that last line Gallitoking

116. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

why didnt you send it from your android phone gallito?? :)

61. darth8ball

Posts: 520; Member since: Aug 02, 2011

How is a phone you've never seen and don't know the exact specs of SEXY??????

62. darkkjedii

Posts: 30875; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

I'm an apple guy myself,and I also love android,but apple sucks. This crap they're doing is hella wack. Samsung galaxy s2 for me.

122. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

Why don't you go back and do your SUBWAY promos The_Miz

15. Kjayhawk

Posts: 294; Member since: Oct 07, 2010

I disagree completely if Samsung is infringing on apples patents then there product should be revoked. Other wise apple is just wasting money on this thing. Chances are nothing will happen, worst thing comes to worst samsung sells the US version of the galaxy globally... people should stop overreacting. But still it is annoying and I understand why people are pissed

73. darth8ball

Posts: 520; Member since: Aug 02, 2011

Apple is wasting money on this. Their customers money.

26. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

lol Wait for me Peter I am hopping on the next flight to Sweden in 10 minutes. I will bring the lighter! lol

30. The_Miz

Posts: 1496; Member since: Apr 06, 2011

I could report both of you for that since arsony is a federal crime.

38. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

I am so sorry, your feeble mind can't see we are joking. I am sorry everyone in I can speak for Peter in saying we were BOTH just joking. It was a tasteless joke & we are both sorry. Is that good for you The_Miz! lol

56. PeterIfromsweden

Posts: 1230; Member since: Aug 03, 2011

It was just a joke, didn't the miz get that ? : P

96. The_Miz

Posts: 1496; Member since: Apr 06, 2011

Nope. Saying you're going to burn down someone's store who could sue your ass for everything you got isn't a joke. Lol, Apple could literally bankrupt you easily since they have money that you don't.

117. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

ya, go and try miz. im sure the police will travel to sweden to pick up Peter any moment now. your so dumb.. lol

124. ilia1986 unregistered

If they would - peter would just install bada in their car - so they would leave him alone. :D

126. PeterIfromsweden

Posts: 1230; Member since: Aug 03, 2011

Man, you can never be taken seriously ! Apple can't bankrupt me at all, the Swedish court system is similar to Norway (it is a little tougher than norwegian system though) and it is impossible to bankrupt someone here in sweden by taking them to court. That only works in America.

66. bolaG

Posts: 468; Member since: Aug 15, 2011

If the prison system in your country is anything like the one in Norway, where that psyco killed like 100 people, then please go for it lol

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