Proview sues Apple in US for alleged fraud in iPad trademark riff

By Nathan Olivarez-Giles The iPad trademark battle between Apple and Proview Technologies has jumped from China to the US as a new lawsuit accuses Apple of committing fraud in 2009. Proview’s Taiwanese subsidiary, Proview Electronics, known largely for …Find out more from Los Angeles Times



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Apple tactics in China iPad deal unusual-experts

Proview sued Apple in Calif. court over trademark deal * Lawsuit is latest in battle over right to iPad name * Apple has some strong defenses in US lawsuit -experts By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 24 (Reuters) – Proview Electronics, the firm trying to …Find out more from Reuters

Apple tactics in China iPad deal unusual: experts

By Dan Levine | SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Proview Electronics, the firm trying to stop Apple Inc from using the iPad name in China, has a plausible claim over the unusual methods Apple used to conceal its identity when attempting to acquire Proview’s …Find out more from Reuters

Does Apple consider Facebook a friend or foe?

So, how does Apple really feel about Facebook? The iPad maker’s CEO Tim Cook answered that question at the company’s shareholders meeting Thursday. The Verge reports: In response to a question from an audience member about whether Apple considered the …Find out more from Washington Post

Chinese company suing Apple over iPad trademark brings the fight to Silicon Valley

By John Boudreau The Chinese company suing Apple over the use of the iPad trademark in China has brought its fight to Silicon Valley, filing a lawsuit in Santa Clara County Superior Court that seeks to ban Apple from also using the iPad name in the …Find out more from San Jose Mercury News

Biz Break: Apple’s iPad problem moves to valley, Dow can’t stay above 13000 …

26, 2011 file photo, a man stands near an advertisement for an Apple iPad in Shanghai, China. News reports say more Chinese cities have seized iPads from retailers due to a dispute between Apple Inc. and a local company over ownership of the tablet …Find out more from San Jose Mercury News

Lessons from Apple’s iPad Adventure in China

By Bruce Einhorn Apple won a much-needed victory in China today, with a Shanghai court rejecting a request to halt iPad sales in the city. The Shenzhen unit of Proview International Holdings had requested the ban, part of its increasingly bitter …Find out more from BusinessWeek

Apple’s shareholder meeting: no dividends yet, Facebook a “friend”

Apple held its shareholder meeting today and discussed its pile of cash, relationship with Facebook and how to elect members to its board. The meeting began with a push from shareholders for Apple to require a majority vote by shareholders in order to …Find out more from Washington Post

Apple’s iPad Trademark Battle Hits US Shores

By Agam Shah, IDG News Proview Electronics has brought its legal battle against Apple to the US, accusing the company of using deceptive practices to acquire the iPad trademark. Proview is asking for damages and for Apple to permanently stop using the …Find out more from PCWorld

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Google Invents an Original Search Gesture for … – Patently Apple

Google has invented an original search based gesture for future Android devices. In some cases, the new “continuous gestures” will allow a user to simply and quickly draw a circle around what they want to search for in the form of the letter “g” …More By Jack Purcher

Apple patents design for ultra-thin keyboard | TUAW – The Unofficial …

The touchscreen keyboards on Apple’s iOS devices are great space savers, as they’re never around when you don’t need them. For all the great leaps.More By Chris Rawson

Apple Halts iCloud Push Email in Germany due to Motorola Lawsuit

Apple’s iCloud and MobileMe push services have been taken down for users residing within Germany due to a patent lawsuit from Motorola.More By Stan Schroeder

Apple Now Selling Brazilian-Made iPhone 4, But Pricing Remains …

Foxconn’s efforts to bring iPhone and iPad production to Brazil have seen significant attention in recent months, with the move being part of a…More By Eric Slivka

Apple releases EFI firmware updates for 2011 Macs, crushes bugs …

If you’re anything like us, your inner-geek revels in hearing rare system beeps while holding down obscure key combos that only occur while updating.More By Dante Cesa

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Push email service currently unavailable for iCloud … – Support – Apple

Due to recent patent litigation by Motorola Mobility, iCloud and MobileMe users are currently unable to have iCloud and MobileMe email pushed to their iOS …Read more here.

Apple Acquires Chomp; App Store Search And Discovery To Be …

His focus is on Apple. Prior to TechCrunch, MG covered various technology beats for VentureBeat. Originally from Ohio, MG attended the University of Michigan …Read more here.