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Apple Says It Will Only Pay $1 Per iPhone To License Motorola Patents

Apple Says It Will Only Pay $1 Per iPhone To License Motorola Patents

Apple’s legal battles have been quietly continuing in the U.S. even after their landmark $1 Billion win over Samsung a few months ago. Apple is currently trying to fight patent claims lobbied against it by Motorola Mobility which is now owned by Google.

With five days to go before their contract trial starts in Wisconsin, Apple formally declared to the court that it will be willing to pay a licensing fee to Motorola Mobility as long as the license is $1 or less per iPhone sold.

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Five Regional Carriers Launch The iPhone At A Discount While T-Mobile Sits On The Sideline

Five Regional Carriers Launch The iPhone At A Discount While T-Mobile Sits On The Sideline

Regional carriers launch the iPhone at a $50 discount

Earlier this month, five regional U.S. carriers announced that they would begin carrying the iPhone 4 and 4S. All were offering the devices at $50 less than the standard list prices of the larger national carriers (AT&T, Verizon, and Sprint). All five carriers are in more rural areas of the country that aren’t well served by the national carriers. Two are in Alaska, for example.

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Microsoft Just Bought Wisconsin Students 1,400 iPads As Penance For Their Profiteering

Microsoft Just Bought Wisconsin Students 1,400 iPads As Penance For Their Profiteering

Insult, meet injury. Microsoft has just inadvertently ended up buying 1,400 iPads to schools in Madison, Wisconsin. Bet they wish they were Windows 8 tablets instead.

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