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Eolas' 'Interactive Web' patents invalid, appeals court affirms

The patents were used to extract hundreds of millions from tech companies online video streaming and search results suggestions.

By July 22, 2013

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German court invalidates Apple slide-to-unlock patent

The function, familiar to all smartphone users, lacks the technical innovation to be granted a patent, the court rules.

By April 4, 2013

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USPTO reaffirms invalidation of Apple patent in Samsung suit

Patent office issues a Final Office Action on Apple's "bounce-back" patent, a key patent to Apple's case against its rival.

By April 1, 2013

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Apple multitouch patent ruled invalid by US patent office

Apple's multi-touch patent is under threat, which could have an impact on the company's many court cases.

By December 8, 2012

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Kodak suffers blow as patent in Apple, RIM case is ruled invalid

The International Trade Commission upholds a preliminary ruling that a potentially valuable patent covering image preview is, in fact, invalid.

By July 21, 2012

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Kim DotCom warrants invalid, New Zealand judge rules

High Court judge finds search warrants were too general and rules the data in cloned drives should not have been released to the FBI.

By June 27, 2012

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Oracle sues Lodsys, hopes to invalidate all its patents

Oracle is the latest tech giant to take aim at Lodsys, a patent holder that's been extraordinarily litigious in the past year.

By June 4, 2012

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Apple's touch-screen patent upheld by US Patent Office

So-called Steve Jobs patent reaffirmed after the Patent Office invalidated all 20 claims in the patent last December.

By October 17, 2013

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Samsung denied new trial over Apple's 'bounce-back' patent

Amid planning for the damages retrial, Judge Koh rules that there will not be another new trial over the '381 patent.

By August 22, 2013

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Foil face-recognition cameras with Privacy Visor

These dorky goggles shine near-infrared light to confuse computer vision systems. Are they the shades of the future?

By January 22, 2013