ASUS can no longer sell phones under the ZenFone brand in India

According to a Delhi High Court ruling, ASUS will not be able to sell any products under the ZenFone brand in India, due to trademarks.

Google settles faulty original Pixel lawsuit by paying up to $500

Google is reportedly settling the class action lawsuit it is invoved in regarding the faulty original Pixel phones. It is ready to pay $7.25 million total.

Apple paid Qualcomm $4.5 to $4.7 billion to settle their disputes

According to Qualcomm’s Second Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results, Apple paid Qualcomm between $4.5 and $4.7 billion to settle their disputes.

Sprint and AT&T reach settlement in 5G Evolution lawsuit

According to recent reports, Sprint and AT&T have amicably settled the 5G Evolution lawsuit. Details are yet unknown but this is what we know so far.

Qualcomm and Apple drop litigation, enter licensing agreement

In an interesting turn of events, Qualcomm and Apple have agreed to stop all litigation and the two companies have signed two agreements.

Owners of faulty Nexus 6P phones could get up to $400

Google and Huawei have proposed a settlement in the Nexus 6P class action which would grant up to $400 to owners as reimbursement.

Apple vs Qualcomm battle just got more interesting thanks to the ITC

The ITC is split in its decision in the Apple vs Qualcomm case. On Tuesday, the Commission sided with both Apple and Qualcomm.
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Update: Google complies with EU Commission, will inform users of browser choices

Google will inform users about the choices for browsers they have on an Android phone, complying with a EU Commission decision from last year.

Apple vs Spotify: more than just a battle of declarations

The Apple vs Spotify saga goes way beyong declarations and complaints. The two companies are direct competitors in the music streaming business.
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U.S. judge: Qualcomm owes Apple $1 billion

A U.S. judge decided that Qualcomm owes Apple nearly $1 billion in patent royalty rebate payments, amount which will likely not be paid.

Huawei’s Android alternative OS now viable, it confirms

Chairman Richard Yu said that it does have a “plan B” in place if it has to cut ties with American businesses amid ongoing legal turbulence.

Huawei P30 Rumors! ft. Booredatwork | #PNWeekly 348

On our show, we discuss Huawei’s legal challenges in the United States and beyond. Plus, hardware talk with the upcoming P30 and current Galaxy S10!

Huawei CFO sues Canada over violation of constitutional rights

The Huawei saga continues with the company’s CFO suing Canada over violation of her constitutional rights with the occasion of her arrest.

BlackBerry suing Twitter over patent infringement

Another courtroom battle has started with BlackBerry suing Twitter over allegedly infringing on six of its patents related to messaging.

Huawei and Samsung bury the hatchet, settle patent dispute in the U.S.

The Huawei Samsung patent dispute has been settled in the U.S., as both companies filed a motion asking the court to pause proceedings.

Apple reportedly about to skirt Qualcomm injunction in Germany with new iPhone 7, iPhone 8 models

Qualcomm has attempted to stem iPhone sales in Germany over a patent infringement grudge, but Apple may have found itself a way out.

Apple admits Qualcomm was the only real 4G choice in 2012

The FTC’s lawsuit against the chipmaker took a hit when Apple admitted that Qualcomm’s merits in LTE technology led to its modems being in iPhones.

Korean watchdog: Apple is exploiting mobile carriers

Apple Korea is being investigated by the local watchdog under allegations of exploiting mobile carriers by passing along several costs.
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Huawei and Lenovo are the star witnesses in the Qualcomm trial

As the trial between the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and Qualcomm begins, two Chinese companies are the star witnesses.
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Apple has released iOS 12.1.3 and watchOS 5.1.3 developer beta

There is a new iOS 12.1.3 developers beta version now available for download, and it supposed to solve some of the issues we have seen before
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Samsung and Huawei are supplying their own modem chips, says Qualcomm

Qualcomm recently claimed, in its defense, that Samsung and Huawei are supplying the majority of their modem chips in smartphones.

Apple faces Huawei bias in China, could lose big on iPhone sales

One analyst from Rosenblatt believes that Apple could scrap 4 million iPhones’ worth of orders to its suppliers because of controversy around Huawei.

Qualcomm wins iPhone sales ban in Germany

The ban affects iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 models, though Qualcomm vows it will pursue injunctions on the XS, XS Max and XR models, too.

Qualcomm claims that Apple is still violating iPhone sales ban in China, even after releasing iOS 12.1.2

Apple and Qualcomm are still going at it in China, even after the new iOS 12.1.2 software update has arrived in all iPhones

Apple (and suppliers) ready for $9 billion court battle with Qualcomm

Apple’s contracted iPhone manufacturers are ready to face off with the chipmaker and perhaps rake up to $27 billion in damages if arguments go their way.