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Android developer being sued by Cequint

SpiceInvaders (1179555) writes | more than 4 years ago


SpiceInvaders (1179555) writes "The developer of the City Caller ID application for Android is being sued by Ceguint. Apparently "they have a patent on displaying a city name with state on a LCD screen with a limited processor." Doesn't this cover practically every cordless phone? Wonder if their case goes away if you run the application on a core-i7 phone equipped with a OLED screen instead?"
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Software Patents Stifle Innovation (1)

sygin (659338) | more than 4 years ago | (#31217638)

I live in the UK and still feel the effects of US software patents.

If a company is not planning/investing in their patents, they should lose the right to enforce them.

Re:Software Patents Stifle Innovation (1)

FlyingBishop (1293238) | more than 4 years ago | (#31218114)

This isn't a patent troll, just a stupid patent.

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