Sony has unveiled its latest add-on for the PS4, Project Morpheus, while Google has made waves with a new wearable OS and the UK release of the Chromecast.
So-called Steve Jobs patent reaffirmed after the Patent Office invalidated all 20 claims in the patent last December.
This story originally misstated the outcome of the '381 patent examination. Three of the 20 claims were upheld.
Amid planning for the damages retrial, Judge Koh rules that there will not be another new trial over the '381 patent.
Patent office issues a Final Office Action on Apple's "bounce-back" patent, a key patent to Apple's case against its rival.
Apple has appealed an old billion dollar case claiming Google's Motorola overcharged for FRAND patents in the iPhone.
An Apple attorney says during opening arguments that it's targeting Samsung for litigation because it's Samsung that chose to put the infringing features in its devices, not Google.
The newly granted patent describes a way to attach lenses to the iPhone via a bayonet mount.
Judge Lucy Koh overrules Samsung's request that an instructional video about patents not be shown to the jury because it features Apple products.
Agency's investigation will include questions about whether patent assertion entities coordinate their lawsuits, The New York Times reports.