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Samsung will not settle with Apple on outstanding patent cases

Written by Andre Yoskowitz (Google+) @ 15 Nov 2012 1:41 User comments (1)

Samsung will not settle with Apple on outstanding patent cases Samsung has said it will not settle or reach an agreement on outstanding patent cases with Apple.
The companies have been fighting over design and software patents in four continents since early last year.

"It may be true that HTC may have agreed to pay 300 billion won (US$276 million) to Apple, but we don't intend to (negotiate) at all," said Shin Jong-kyun, Samsung's mobile and IT division boss.

HTC recently settled with Apple over their existing patent arguments, agreeing to a 10-year licensing deal which will pay Apple around $8 per HTC handset sold.

Samsung currently has a large 35.2 percent market share in the global smartphone market, beating out Apple at 16.6 percent stake and well ahead of all other rivals.

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115.11.2012 16:37

All I hope is that Samsung CRASH CrApple and their agenda of stealing ideas and pay for patent like is theirs. Making money by overcharging "stupid" people for their under-value products:
My best guess is that this "Stupid fans" deserve to be overcharge. :)))
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samsung

This message has been edited since its posting. Latest edit was made on 15 Nov 2012 @ 16:47

Live Free or Die.
The rule above all the rules is: Survive !
Capitalism: Funnel most of the $$$ to the already rich.

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