Apple settles patent suit over iPhone visual voice mail
Klausner Technologies can now count Apple and AT&T as licensees of its technology after convincing them to settle a patent-infringement lawsuit filed last year over the iPhone.
Apple has settled a patent-infringement lawsuit over the visual voice mail system used in the iPhoneby signing a license for the technology in question.
Klausner Technologies sued Apple and AT&T Reuters reports that Apple, AT&T, and eBay are all now licensees to Klausner's technology, although financial terms of the deal were undisclosed., which lets you select and listen to voice mail from a list of messages, just like an e-mail in-box.
AOL and Vonage had already signed deals with Klausner before it came after Apple and AT&T, so there was a pretty good chance it would have eventually prevailed if the case had come to trial. Reuters said Klausner's next targets are Comcast and Cablevision.