Source: BBC News
quote: "We will take all necessary measures, including legal actions, to protect our technological innovation against Dyson's groundless claims".
quote: "Samsung will respond actively to this legal action taken against us through appropriate legal measures to protect our intellectual property," a Samsung spokesman said.
quote: dyson has sued many other vacuum makers, including bosch and hoover
quote: So only Dyson can make vacuums that turn quickly or use cylinders? This patent system is crushing innovation, not encouraging it.
quote: Exactly. Dyson essentially invented the bag-less vacuum (and had a patent on it through the 80's and early 90's) and won litigation against Hoover in the 90's. Although I have owned a Dyson and they are very high quality vacuums (irregardless of the mostly plastic construction, unlike Oreck) I still like bags more.
quote: Dyson vacuums are extremely overpriced poorly designed junk. The Bose audio of vacs.They're routinely suing competition to protect their illusory market edge.
quote: Its not totally impossible for two teams working separately to come to the same technical solution
quote: What I really cannot understand though are the chumps who defend Apple .