In the fight for market dominance, some of tech's heaviest hitters engage in patent wars to keep their products profitable. How crazy can it get? About as loony as these imaginary patents.
Google, after getting burned in the smartphone wars, is acquiring patents like ever before -- even as the company continues its crusade to fix the country's broken patent system. Read Post
David Kappos, head of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, said the smartphone patent wars are a natural byproduct of competition in a highly innovative new marketplace. The patent battles, he said, are proof that the syst... Read Post