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MobileIron says jury has sided with them on patent dispute with Good Technology

MobileIron said that a California jury sided with it on most of the mobile device management patent issues under dispute with Good Technology.

News Scan: Apple, Samsung call partial patent war truce; Timex enters smartwatch market; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Wednesday, August 6, including the partial truce called by Apple and Samsung in the patent wars, T-Mobile US considers Iliad's offer "dead-on-arrival", Timex enters smartwatch market, Re/code predicts iPhone 6 release on Sept. 6 and DOT's opinion on cellphone use in planes.

Apple beats Samsung in court but loses in marketplace

Apple's $119 million jury verdict against Samsung in a smartphone patent lawsuit might be a moral victory for Cupertino, but it won't make a dent in Samsung's success in the marketplace.

Smartphone patent wars: You can't tell the players without a scorecard

Last week saw a number of major developments in the ongoing patent wars among the major smartphone players.

News Scan: Can't we all just get along; Samsung mulls iris scanner; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for Thursday, Jan. 9, including the launch of a mediation process between Apple and Samsung, iris scanners as the next security feature for Samsung phones, the best tablets for mobile workers, Azzurri's new mobile enterprise unit and the unveiling of wireless chargers for Apple products at CES.

Boston University wants court to block sale of best-selling Apple devices

Boston University wants a court to block sales of Apple's iPhone 5, iPad, and MacBook Air because it alleges that Apple infringed a patent held by one of its professors, the Boston Herald is reporting.

Spotlight: Apple fails in effort to add Galaxy S4 to second Samsung suit

Apple has failed in its attempt to get the Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone added to a second patent lawsuit filed by Apple against Samsung covering newer smartphone models, Bloomberg is reporting.

Are Samsung and Apple even steven in the patent wars?

Great. Everyone can take their toys and go home now--except for the smartphone and tablet users who have lost out on billions of dollars in innovation, which went instead to pay patent attorneys and court costs.

In legal dispute with Samsung, Apple says it wants Android source code

Apple is arguing that Android "provides much of the accused functionality" in the Samsung smartphones involved in its most recent patent infringement lawsuit, filed last year in a United States district court in northern California.

Mobile handset makers are at it again

They're at it again. Mobile handset operators are slogging it out in the courtroom, instead of competing in the marketplace.