Apple's Pinch+Zoom Patent Invalidated By Preliminary USPTO Ruling timothy (UID: 36799) posted about a year ago | from the always-more-complicated dept. 149 skade88 writes "Apple has lost its patent on Pinch+Zoom. This is the patent that won Apple their billion dollar verdict against Samsung. GrokLaw has an article, too." The ruling is only preliminary, though, not final.