New Googerola patent lawsuit puts Apple on the defensive

The loss of Apple's best patents and the timing of Motorola's new patent lawsuit may have Apple in an unusual position: playing defense...
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78 Comments

63. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

So now you are concern that Android will stop to innovate due to the lack of competition from Apple. That's Epic Hypocrisy!

70. Jay_F

Posts: 236; Member since: Nov 29, 2011

I don't think you understand the meaning of the word.

77. pikapowerize

Posts: 1869; Member since: May 03, 2012

but what is android fans or should i say fandroids doing to the green robot is IDOLATRY!!! apple is actually doing what is right and just getting what is belongs to them... remember few years ago about apple vs microsoft patent wars? apple lost the war coz they didnt patent its tech very fast... microsoft did fast move and patents its tech (example, the powerpoint, it was a product of macintosh but bill gates patent it!) so apple is just protecting what they own... apple did warn samsung about the looks of the galaxy series... even google warn samsung...

38. cdnfreak

Posts: 26; Member since: Mar 13, 2012

The trouble is, this is what Sony did with the Betamax. They patented the whole process, so the VCR was developed. Betamax went the way of the dodo bird. If the patent process were as ridiculous then as it is now, the vcr would have never happened. Patent as follows; Rectangular object called a tape goes into larger rectangular machine, and produces video on a screen. And just like that the VCR although a technically inferior technology would have been banned. Lucky for us Sony was smarter with the blu ray system.

40. ibap

Posts: 865; Member since: Sep 09, 2009

Has anyone applied for a patent on breathing yet?

42. flamencoguy

Posts: 107; Member since: Aug 04, 2012

Sue that bastards till they cry Steve Jobs ! The Biggest company is also the most Greedy and Evil

44. .POLICE.

Posts: 7; Member since: Aug 22, 2012

Very well said! +1 from me.

51. JonBjSig

Posts: 176; Member since: Nov 17, 2011

Why has nobody mentioned "Googerola" sounds like an Italian dish.

53. pikapowerize

Posts: 1869; Member since: May 03, 2012

why these android fans are freakishly annoying? bwisit!!

61. jael206

Posts: 147; Member since: Jul 18, 2012

freakishly annoying? er, excuse me.. do you realize that you're commenting in an android-related article? why not go whine in your own alley, you nokia-symbian-meego-wp7-whatever-fan-you-are!

55. whysoserious

Posts: 318; Member since: Jul 20, 2012

First, there was "Phoneblet," and now "googerola?" Serioulsy, am I the only one here who thinks that these name mix-ups that phonearena invents sounds really dumb?

59. Avinash.Meeniga unregistered

nah not just you lot of people think like that

68. flamencoguy

Posts: 107; Member since: Aug 04, 2012

Some of my comments have been removed. Censorship?

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