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Apple's court win could force Samsung to change its smartphone features

Apple's recent victory in a Court of Appeal (PDF) related to a four-year-old patent dispute could force Samsung to stop using certain features in its smartphones, reports Bloomberg. The ruling concerns Apple's patented slide-to-unlock, autocorrect, and quicklinks (which turns information like phone numbers into links) features. In a trial last May, Samsung was found guilty of infringing on these patents, but an injunction that would stop the company from incorporating those features in their devices was denied. The decision to issue an injunction has now been overturned, but it's up to the lower court that initially presided over the case to… This story continues at The Next Web
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