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Nokia wins patent suit against HTC, about to ban One mini in UK

03 December, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Nokia wins patent suit against HTC, about to ban One mini in UK - read the full textHTC just can't catch a break these days. The company has been in rough financial shape for a while now, despite churning out stellar products like the HTC One. One of the company's biggest threats is Nokia, which coincidentally has one of the biggest patent portfolios in the mobile space. The...

 

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This is a great thing to do.
Well done both HTC and Nokia.

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  • 2014-02-08 06:31
  • tZ4j

ban also here in the philippines bc of crapy camera and overheating aluminum body....

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  • 2013-12-26 10:17
  • v0qx

They're is a clear reason for this one. Htc actually abandoned Windows phone (the credit os with colors and no notification centre Microsoft has been working on in ages with no actual improvement)/ HTC refused to have a dual boot wp/android. Htc actually refused Windows phone even though Microsoft would not charge them for using wp. Nokia was trying to abandon wp too and that's the real reason Microsoft bought it. Now Microsoft can't actually accept the fact that their days as the greatest software company are over so it's using Nokia to actually attack other companies (patents and credit advertisement)
I feel sorry about HTC... I own an htc one and this company is just the best out there. Game Over, Microsoft, step back and keep staring at those colored squares wondering why no one is using Windows phone...

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  • 2013-12-19 01:09
  • Ttxe

> In reply to sadsa @ 2013-12-05 12:20 from uZHI - click to readOh the irony,did i read it right,Nokia will be banned?I think you didnt read the news,its actually HTC who will be banned and fined. :)

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  • 2013-12-07 01:09
  • 9Lax

> In reply to Levy @ 2013-12-06 05:27 from 455J - click to readHow exactly are they the best?
I think youre WRONG.

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  • 2013-12-06 11:11
  • SiG%

I'm so happy reading this news. HTC must learn from this or else... ;)

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  • 2013-12-06 07:05
  • t7Xi

Nokia is entitled to protect its intellectual property. Jealousy is not a factor since Nokia still makes the best phones in the world and would've still been number 1 with a bit of better luck.

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  • 2013-12-06 05:27
  • 455J

Microsoft Nokia cottoning on to Apple's use of patent suites as an effective tool in the advertising/PR armoury.
Is it about patent licensing/royalties ? Judged on the tiny sums involved, not even slightly.
Is it about free advertising column inches ?
Does a whale poop in the ocean ?

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  • 2013-12-05 13:40
  • nxkd

What A Joke?Those creeps had to interfere with HTC? Jealousy! :P Nokia u will be banned!

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  • 2013-12-05 12:20
  • uZHI

Its envy and jealousy that's killing Nokia. To hell with Nokia?.

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  • 2013-12-05 11:48
  • NugV

> In reply to Fade. @ 2013-12-04 01:11 from nmMk - click to readThis.The bu++ hurt HTC fans are claiming Nokia did this because HTC is outselling Nokia,what a joke LOL!!!

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  • 2013-12-05 00:22
  • 9Lax

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-12-03 17:29 from m76B - click to readThose "bigger fishes" you are referring to are actually paying Nokia for their patents,why would Nokia chase them?

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  • 2013-12-05 00:01
  • 9Lax

> In reply to Cenas @ 2013-12-03 17:02 from mVAc - click to readAre u f-ing kidding me,do you truly believe HTC doesnt have a team/guy that inspects the things that go in their mobile phones?Im 100% sure HTC knew what was in the chip but decided to not do anything about it.

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  • 2013-12-04 23:58
  • 9Lax

> In reply to Promhize @ 2013-12-03 16:43 from 3sE3 - click to readIm sure Nokia would be devastated to know that you will no longer patronize their products.....NOT!!!
:)

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  • 2013-12-04 23:43
  • 9Lax

> In reply to Tech.Chief @ 2013-12-03 16:35 from fsVb - click to readI think you're right but not in UK LOL!!!!

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  • 2013-12-04 23:30
  • 9Lax

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-12-04 19:51 from thHY - click to readSorry I don't speak spazzie. What do you be meaning?

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  • 2013-12-04 22:23
  • gyHV

It's simple. Nokia wants to buy HTC or hollow it and sell it to Microsoft.

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  • 2013-12-04 20:18
  • t1$A

good one

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  • 2013-12-04 20:04
  • w9Kf

Only LG no one beat is the court! because LG is the most has the most advanced technology in Display, battery for a smartphone.

kudod LG!

POOR HTC!

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  • 2013-12-04 19:51
  • thHY

it seems that htc should sue qualcomm.

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  • 2013-12-04 19:38
  • mAtE

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