Monday, September 01, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Apple's iCloud Could Have Allowed Celebrity Nude-Photo Leak
Google To Launch New Budget Phone In India
Asus ZenWatch To Have Voice Control Features
Miraisens Showcases Touchable 3D Tech
Nintendo's Figurines Coming Later This Year
ASUS and G.Skill Take Overclocking Records
Korean Researchers Advance Synthesis Process for Graphene Quantum Dots
LG Display Opens LCD Panel Plant in China
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > General Computing > Vringo ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, January 31, 2013
Vringo Subsidiary Files Lawsuit Against Microsoft


Microsoft was sued on Thursday by Vringo Subsidiary I/P Engine. The company alleges Microsoft has been infringing patents that allow Internet search engines to most effectively place advertisements.

The patent infringement lawsuit was filed in the Southern District of New York. The lawsuit alleges infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,314,420 and 6,775,664, entitled "Collaborative/Adaptive Search Engine" and "Information Filter System and Method for Integrated Content-Based and Collaborative/Adaptive Feedback Queries," respectively.

Microsoft uses the technology in systems that generate advertisements and associated links for users of the world's largest software company's search engine, Bing, the lawsuit said.

According to the complaint, I/P Engine is seeking a judgment declaring that Microsoft has and continues to infringe the patents-in-suit, and an award past and future compensatory damages amounting to no less than reasonable royalties, prejudgment interest and any other damages based on any form of recoverable economic injury.

Last November, I/P Engine had been awarded approximately $30 million in damages after it found that Google and AOL had infringed the same patents that are at issue in the Microsoft suit.

Vringo, Inc. is engaged in the development and monetization of mobile technologies and intellectual property. The company's intellectual property portfolio consists of over 500 patents and patent applications covering telecom infrastructure, internet search, and mobile technologies. The patents and patent applications have been developed internally, and acquired from third parties.


Previous
Next
Court Denies Apple Request To Reconsider Samsung Galaxy Nexus Ban        All News        NVIDIA GeForce Titan 780 Benchmark
Google Works With EU To Settle Antitrust Probe     General Computing News      Facebook Introduces the Facebook Card

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
China Gives Microsoft Deadline To Respond To Anti-trust Probe
China Probes Microsoft Over Web Browser And Media Player
FCC Filing Hints At a Microsoft Rival To Chromecast
Microsoft to Announce Windows 9 on September Event: report
Samsung, Microsoft Want To End Android Patent Dispute Soon
Sony, Huawei, Microsoft To Announce New Smartphones at 2014 IFA
Microsoft Releases 19-euro Music Phone
Microsoft Sues Samsung Over Royalty Payments
Microsoft Releases New Limited Edition Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500 With Master Chief from Halo
Microsoft Details Windows Phone 8.1 Update, Brings Cortana To New Markets
Microsoft Releases The Sharks Cove, A Raspberry Pi Alternative
China Starts Anti-monopoly Investigation On Microsoft

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .