Slide-to-unlock is 'obvious', rules Apple patent judge

Apple's lost the battle over its 'slide to unlock' patent in the UK, with a High Court judge ruling that it's invalid.

Apple wins 'slide-to-unlock' patent ruling against Motorola

Apple's won a patent ruling against Motorola relating to the 'slide-to-unlock' smartphone feature.

Apple wins 'slide-to-unlock' patent

Android vendors will need to brace themselves for another battle, thanks to a patent granted to Apple yesterday.