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Apple denied retrial in Samsung patent case

The court also denied most of Apple's other motions

Google, Dropbox and other top tech companies band together to fight patent trolls

A new group seeks to provide its members insulation against attacks by patent trolls

Samsung invokes Alice to challenge two Apple patents

Samsung cited a Supreme Court ruling that tightened patent standards when it asked a court to find two Apple patent claims invalid

Supreme Court ruling throws roadblock in the way of software patents

The court's ruling could make it more difficult to patent some types of software in the future

Microsoft's anti-Android patent trove revealed by Chinese government

Freely available documents describe 310 patents that Microsoft thinks it can use against Android vendors.

IBM patents technique for killing fraud, using click patterns

A new technology would pick up on suspicious changes in people's online activity

Apple and Samsung fail to settle patent dispute in California

A news report has said that the two companies are working towards a settlement

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Apple and Google agree to drop all patent suits

The deal will see the two work toward patent reform, they said

Jury finds Samsung infringed some Apple patents, must pay $120M in damages

Number of patents, jury award both less than Apple was seeking.

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It's time for justice, says Apple in $2 billion case against Samsung

Four-week jury trial begins closing arguments as Apple demands $2 billion in damages.