A patent recently filed by Microsoft seeks to obtain dibs on a system that will project a gaming environment on all the surfaces surrounding the gamer.
The February case has already resulted in a ban on the sale of Galaxy Nexus phones in the United States, although that injunction is pending appeal.
UPDATE: The Tokyo District Court decided against Apple's suit against Samsung on a single patent concerning synching media devices
Samsung said Tuesday it will "take all necessary measures" to keep its products on sale in the U.S.
In a blog post Monday, the electronics giant said it had hoped to reach a settlement with Apple.
Samsung tells a Californian court that Apple should pay it damages because it has been unable to sell the Galaxy Tab 10.1 in the U.S.
One trial ends, but the patent wars continue and the long-term effect on the smartphone market is yet to be revealed.
The Windows Phone interface offers a distinctly different appearance and operation compared to the first smartphones that followed the iPhone.
The jury in the Apple-Samsung trial appears to have reached a reasoned, if quick, decision, according to one legal expert