HTC says it will fully Defend itself Against Apple
HTC and Apple are embroiled in a legal battle right now that started early this month when Apple sued HTC for alleged patent infringement. The suit is over patents that go along with the touchscreen tech that Apple owns and uses in the iPhone. HTC has vigorously denies any wrongdoing in the case and has now announced that it disagrees with Apple's actions and plans a vigorous defense against the suit.
HTC issued a statement saying, "HTC disagrees with Apple's actions and will fully defend itself. HTC strongly advocates intellectual property protection and will continue to respect other innovators and their technologies as we have always done, but we will continue to embrace competition through our own innovation as a healthy way for consumers to get the bestmobile experience possible," said Peter Chou, chief executive officer, HTC Corporation. "From day one, HTC has focused on creating cutting-edge innovations that deliver unique value for people looking for a smartphone. In 1999 we started designing the XDA(i) and T-Mobile Pocket PCPhone Edition(ii), our first touch-screensmartphones, and they both shipped in 2002 with more than 50 additional HTC smartphone models shipping since then."
HTC points out that it in fact had the first touchscreen device to ever come to America way back in 2002 with the T-Mobile Pocket PC Phone Edition with a 3.5-inch touchscreen. HTC also lays claim to the first touchscreen smartphone in the world with the O2 XDA circa 2002. We can only wait and see how this who saga pans out, if Apple wins there will be some major issues for many HTC owners.
Centurion Corporation said it has agreed to acquire a piece of land located at Seberang Perai Selatan in Penang, Malaysia, for RM6.3 million ($2.45 million). This marks the group’s first acquisition in another state of Malays ... Source: The Edge Singapore
Full article at: The Edge Singapore
Aug 12 2014, 9:21am CDT
Shane McGlaun Leading our review center, Shane McGlaun (Google) knows technology inside out. His
extensive experience in testing computer hardware and consumer
electronics enable him to effectively qualify new products and trends. If you want us review your product, please contact Shane.
Shane can be contacted directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The “geek mind” is concerned with more than just the latest iPhone rumors, or which company will win the gaming console wars. I4U is concerned with more than just the latest photo shoot or other celebrity gossip.
The “geek mind” is concerned with life, in all its different forms and facets. The geek mind wants to know about societal and financial issues, both abroad and at home. If a Fortune 500 decides to raise their minimum wage, or any high priority news, the geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants to know the top teams in the National Football League, or who’s likely to win the NBA Finals this coming year. The geek mind wants to know who the hottest new models are, or whether the newest blockbuster movie is worth seeing. The geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants—needs—knowledge.