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slide-to-unlock

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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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Apple loses slide-to-unlock fight with HTC in UK court

The High Court in London has ruled HTC did not infringe four of Apple's patents, including a patent on slide-to-unlock.

By July 5, 2012

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Apple slides and blocks Motorola devices over slide-to-unlock

The iPhone maker could enforce a permanent ban ordered by a German court, but only if it's willing to put its money where its mouth is.

By February 16, 2012

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German court pushes Apple's slide-to-unlock lawsuit back

The regional court in Mannheim said that it would wait for proceedings in the German Patent and Trademark Office to be completed before it hears the case.

By March 16, 2012

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Slide-to-unlock patent case thrown out of court

A German court has dismissed cases both Apple and Samsung brought against each other. Better luck next time, chaps.

By March 3, 2012

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Apple wins Motorola phones ban over Android slide-to-unlock

A German court has banned Motorola phones in a patent dispute with Apple over the slide-to-unlock feature.

By February 17, 2012

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Google files for slide-to-unlock patent as Apple battle heats up

The search giant's patent application provides for an unlocking method that also lets users perform at least one command, like placing a call or opening an application.

By February 17, 2012

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Add a floating app collection to your Android tablet

Using your Android tablet for more than entertainment? Check out Multitasking, a single app that can add the functionality of multiple floating apps to your device.

By September 29, 2014

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Streaming music swiping sales from music downloads

Revenue for digital music held steady in the first half of the year, but streaming services appeared to get richer at the expense of downloads, according to data from the RIAA.

By September 26, 2014

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Star Wars: Galactic Defense coming soon to Android, iOS

The tower-defense genre gets a taste of the Force in this upcoming game.

By September 24, 2014