Microsoft vs. Salesforce.com: Microsoft’s Litigation Strategy

Like the majority of large traditional technology companies, Microsoft generally uses its patent portfolio defensively rather than offensively.  



Nokia sues Apple over iPad and iPhone 3G

Nokia has sued Apple for allegedly infringing on five "important" patents with its popular iPhone and iPad 3G.

Apple hopes to keep mobile advertising all to itself

Apple has told developers that they cannot use location-based services to deliver advertisements to the iPhone, iPod touch and - when it appears - the iPad.