Blackberry owners sighed in relief Friday when Research In Motion (RIM) announced that it settled a long-running patent dispute with NTP. RIM announced that it agreed to pay NTP US$612.5 million, which covers all of NTPis claims, plus a perpetual license. As a part of the settlement, NTP dropped its case against RIM. NTPis lawsuit alleged that RIM violated patents it owned by developing and selling the Blackberry and related services. Until the settlement was announced, Blackberry owners were on edge wondering if RIM might have to shut down its wireless email and content delivery service.
Recent News See All »
Recent Tips See All »
- watchOS 3: Mickey and Minnie Mouse Can Now Speak the Time
- iOS 10 Maps 'Overview' Buttons Moved to the Swipe-Up Drawer
- How to Stream the Clinton/Trump Presidential Debate on Your iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV
- Can't Remotely Control Your HomeKit Devices? Enable iCloud Two-Factor Authentication
- iOS 10: How to Disable (Some) Haptic Feedback on iPhone 7
Recent Editorials See All »
© The Mac Observer, Inc. -- All rights reserved. All information presented on this site is copyrighted by The Mac Observer, Inc. except where otherwise noted. No portion of this site may be copied without express written consent. Other sites are invited to link to any aspect of this site provided that all content is presented in its original form and is not placed within another frame. The Mac Observer is an independent publication and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Apple, Inc.