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Apple’s Steve Jobs? multitouch patent may be invalid

Apple’s 949 multi-touch patent, more commonly referred to as the Steve Jobs patent,? has been used in many patent lawsuits against various companies. Now it looks like karma may be taking a bite out of Apple, with the United States Patent and Trademark Office stating, tentatively, that it is not valid. As reported by FOSS Read The Full Story

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The Surprising Patents of Steve Jobs

Depending on who you speak to, Steve Jobs was a prolific innovator, relentless collaborator, or shameless limelight stealer. Regardless, his name is on more than 350 patents. The patents always list Jobs as part of a team. But given his famous attention to even the tiniest details, I’m guessing his name wasn’t added for purely ceremonial reasons.

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Apple, Samsung, Reddit, Directv: Intellectual Property

If Apple Inc. s patent litigation is the thermonuclear war? over smartphone technology and design that co-founder Steve Jobs pledged to his biographer, Noreen Krall is its field marshal.

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Apple’s Krall Leads Samsung Win in Jobs? Global Smartphone War

If Apple Inc. s patent litigation is the thermonuclear war? over smartphone technology and design that co-founder Steve Jobs pledged to his biographer, Noreen Krall is its field marshal.

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Judge Won't Bar Steve Jobs Quotes From Patent Trial

Steve Jobs gave a lot of juicy quotes before he died, and Apple Inc has failed to keep some of them out of an upcoming patent trial against Google's Motorola Mobility unit, according to a court ruling.

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Supreme Court denies Mac clone maker Psystar's appeal

The four-year-old saga of Psystar, a Florida Mac clone maker that was crushed by Apple, ended Monday when the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear its appeal of a lower court decision. Related Stories Apple shouldn't join the Dow, strategist Rumour of iPhone 5 will mean poor Q3 for Apple Scott Thompson out as Yahoo CEO Sell Apple, buy Facebook, report Wozniak reveals why Steve Jobs loved secrecy

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Smithsonian to display Steve Jobs patent collection in exhibit at National Mall

The Smithsonian Institution is getting an exhibit ready that will highlight some of the many patents and products that Steve Jobs is responsible for. The exhibition will be displayed on the National Mall in conjunction with the US Patent and Trademark Office. The exhibit is set to open on May 11 and is called The Read The Full Story

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