Posted On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: article, children, computers, copyright, documentary, facebook, iphone apps, kids, lawsuit, mac, macrumors, philosophy
Apple has settled a lawsuit brought in 2011 after children ran up hundreds of dollars in spending on in-app purchases in freemium games. The company will give iTunes credits to parents who claim their minor bought in-app items without permission and the option of cash refunds for claims over $30. Reports GigaOm : The proposed settlement comes after parents sued Apple in 2011 upon discovering that their minor children had racked up credit card charges in supposedly free games.
Posted On Thursday, February 21, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adventure, apple, calendar, front page, imac, india, iTunes, lawsuit, mac, macrumors, microsoft
Brazilian newspaper Jornal do Com
Posted On Thursday, December 20, 2012 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, TUAW Tags: apple, copyright, facebook, front page, imac, iphone apps, lawsuit, mac, macrumors, microsoft, sales, trademark, twitter, united-states
Another Apple patent is in the spotlight tonight, after the United States Patent and Trademark Office has preliminarily rejected all 20 claims of Patent No. 7,844,915 , or the so-called "pinch to zoom" patent. Patent '915 deals with technology that discerns whether a user is scrolling with a single finger or accessing several touch points at once, as in a pinch-to-zoom action.
Posted On Sunday, November 25, 2012 By temp. Under 9to5Mac, iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: 9to5mac, apple, black, design, facebook, iphone apps, lawsuit, patents, sales
Both Apple and Samsung are continuing the patent battle in the courtroom with a second patent infringement lawsuit filed in August.
Posted On Friday, November 2, 2012 By temp. Under 9to5Mac, iPhone Apps, MacRumors, TechCrunch Tags: accessories, browser, classics, front page, games, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, jordan, lawsuit, mac, macrumors, techcrunch, united-states
Yesterday, we reported that Apple had been ordered a UK court to alter its published statement on its website acknowledging that the Samsung Galaxy Tab does not infringe upon the protected design of the iPad.
Posted On Saturday, August 25, 2012 By admin. Under 9to5Mac, iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: 9to5mac, apple, facebook, game, google, internet, iphone apps, ipod, lawsuit, mac, macrumors, positives, russia, sales, twitter
Apple CEO Tim Cook addressed corporate Apple employees tonight after the massive win from their patent litigation against Samsung. The email, republished by 9to5Mac , is quoted here: Today was an important day for Apple and for innovators everywhere. Many of you have been closely following the trial against Samsung in San Jose for the past few weeks.
Posted On Saturday, August 4, 2012 By admin. Under TUAW Tags: apple vs samsung, applevssamsung, lawsuit, legal, patent, samsung, trial, tuaw
Under normal circumstances, the proceedings of a patent trial would be about as exciting as watching grass grow on TV, picture-in-picture, while paint dries on the main channel. However, Apple versus Samsung has been surprisingly fascinating so far, but less so for the legal wranglings than for the information surfacing during the trial. Evidence and testimony presented during the trial is giving us unexpected insights into Apple's inner workings.
Posted On Saturday, June 30, 2012 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, digital, domain-name, fall, front page, google, investment, ipad, iphone, lawsuit, macrumors, software, vietnam
Just days after Apple won an injunction barring U.S.
Posted On Tuesday, May 22, 2012 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: browser, comcast, copyright, digital, digital-camera, google, imac, ipad, lawsuit, mac, macrumors, technology, trademark
Studies of "brand value" are always difficult to compare, as widely differing methodologies used by those measuring such data yield markedly different results. But tracking year-to-year movements using a consistent methodology can offer some interesting perspectives, and so Millward's Brown's latest BrandZ study ( via The Next Web ) makes for a good look at trends in marketing and branding
Posted On Tuesday, May 22, 2012 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: comcast, copyright, digital-camera, facebook, front page, google, information, ipod, lawsuit, mac, physics, technology
In line with today's claims of taller iPhone prototypes with 3.95-inch displays, one of our sources has provided us with images of what are claimed to be new next-generation iOS device parts being carried by a supplier. The most significant of these parts is a claimed front panel from the next-generation iPod touch, with the supplier claiming that the display would be taller than the current model and that the opening in the front panel measures 4.1 inches diagonally.