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iPhone 4S antenna furthers Apple/Samsung patent war

09 October, 2011 | Read the news | Post your comment
iPhone 4S antenna furthers Apple/Samsung patent war - read the full textThe iPhone 4S features a new antenna design, intended to prevent any risk of 'Antennagate' reoccuring, a plight that some iPhone 4 owners will remember all too well. Not only that, the 4S's new dual antennas can automatically switch when sending and receiving information, a trick Apple say is a...


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  • 2011-10-10 06:39
  • 2STH

> In reply to TechnoFreak @ 2011-10-10 05:39 from mcja - click to readWho does Nokia steal patents from? This issue is not about copying. It is about taking what belongs to someone else and passing it off as your own. Not good at all.

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  • 2011-10-10 06:38
  • Q$NE

Why am I not surprised. Taking what belongs to someone and passing it off as your own especially making the claim that you are the 'first' is just plain theft. Apple seems to do it from time to time. Well if you have sold yourself as an industry leader then you have to act like one. What if you just end up acting? That is a totally different thing altogether. This is not a very good way to honour Steve Jobs. It just makes you wonder how safe is the future of Apple.

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  • 2011-10-10 06:37
  • Q$NE

People only hear and see what they want from Apple. Apple are always claiming first on the product they releases and never admit that they are not. This is why they're always being sued by others, they steal other ideas and make it sound like it was their. "Innovation" is coming up with new ideas, NOT stealing or copying from others.

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  • 2011-10-10 06:09
  • Y7W5

> In reply to IWASBS @ 2011-10-10 05:26 from I5aX - click to readWhat does that prove anyway??? And whats with the iCopy??? Like others dont copy another company...

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  • 2011-10-10 05:39
  • mcja


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  • 2011-10-10 05:35
  • sS%P

> In reply to TechnoFreak @ 2011-10-10 05:00 from mcja - click to readExactly how will waiting to buy your iCopy 4S prove anything? Here is a link to a Nokia from 2004 that had a touch screen and video conferencing:

My Nokia E61 (2006) also could be used as an external modem by tethering it to my laptop.

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  • 2011-10-10 05:26
  • I5aX

I will wait for iPhone 4S to release and then see which is the truth...

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  • 2011-10-10 05:00
  • mcja

Apple can only sue design and icons solidly.....

Technology wise---they just ride on patents of other companies. and think innovate and invent is the same.

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  • 2011-10-10 04:28
  • t7GK

Anyting Apple says it's the first....

iFans think it's the first in the WORLD but in reality it's the first for Apple only.


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  • 2011-10-10 04:25
  • t7GK

apple is the best... did u guys hear the news? apple bought samsung lolol xDD

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  • 2011-10-10 04:23
  • P$@I

Here you go,

Hope this helps stop some arguments.......

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  • 2011-10-10 03:55
  • syYd

> In reply to kiloh3rtz @ 2011-10-10 01:45 from ms0G - click to readHey apple didt invented the phone, get your fact right before saying it

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  • 2011-10-10 03:52
  • 2mCd

All i can do is LAUGH...
Come on! These are phones. I love iphone design and easy to hold in hand,easy user interface. But only thing dont like is no flash. Samsung(galaxy family) is not easy to hold(in average, for medium hands), design,and android seem bit hard-to-get used to than i0S(i tried my uncle's s2 for 3 days). The only samsung phone i am keen to try is wave3. And if iphone keep this size and add flash, i will buy it. Or i'll go for wave 3.
Now,what i don't like about apple's guys who gives speech for release is that, they claim everything first and only one! Being over confident or over boastful never brings good to you. Remember it apple

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  • 2011-10-10 03:51
  • Pxxd

Come on guys,,,
IBM simon first touch screen mobile phone, not SE. Do some digging before posting, just like you need to dig a hole before you install a fence post ;)

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  • 2011-10-10 03:48
  • syYd

not so long ago, Steve Jobs (R.I.P.) said that 2011 will be the "year of the copycats."

now i understand why...

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  • 2011-10-10 03:46
  • tA$4

> In reply to kiloh3rtz @ 2011-10-10 00:48 from ms0G - click to readYou trully dont know anything . Nokia invented , other companies folowed. Every company took diffrent paths and reaches the same conclusion. That touchscreen , icons , apps , kinetic scrooling , status bar , etc is the best way to do it . I dont see whats all the fuss about these ... i mean apple suing samsung for the way unlock screen works ... seriously? in how many ways can you unlock the screen?. Samsung just chose the simplest . Who the f888 gives a rats ass that its similar to that found on the iPhone.

I DONT CARE APPLE OR SAMSUNG !. I want better phones , intuitive UI , shitloads of apps and i'm guessing thats what every1 wants.
This is not about patent's this is probably something more complicated that was not disclosed to the public.

Samsung had the upper hand and could have used it long time ago since it holds hundreds of patents that apple and other companies have infrindged but samsung kept it quiet. Only the heads of the companies trully know whats going on with these patent wars.

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  • 2011-10-10 03:39
  • 0Uvp

its new and its an innovation for the iPhone! geez if those wannabe wants to be famous then why not go to Mtv?!

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  • 2011-10-10 03:37
  • v0q8

Well said..
All phone are not perfect okay!
I just find out my HTC Incredible S has an antenna gate issue when I open the back case.

Look at that! Samsung Galaxy S2 has it too..
Call drops..

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  • 2011-10-10 03:21
  • u7m1

Apple now likes to blatantly call every innovation theirs. How shameless!

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  • 2011-10-10 03:03
  • PDGu

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