Sources: HTC [via The Verge], Reuters
quote: Apple's legal strategy has nothing to do with whether their iOS device business is a success
quote: because if companies just copy Apple then innovation slows.
quote: Samsung have clearly shown they have the organisation and will and management skills to compete and survive in the mobile space, Good for them. And even better if they can do it by not copying Apple.
quote: Are you serious? The legal strategy ensures iOS is a success, which makes them money. It has everything to do with iOS's success.
quote: Legal wars are expensive and companies are about making money. Apples board wouldn't allow this to happen if it weren't about guaranteeing iOS business. Please, prove otherwise.
quote: I think you may be responding to a point I did not make.
quote: Of course Apple's legal strategy relates to their business strategy
quote: I know it may be comforting to explain Apple's business victories as somehow the illegitimate result of dubious legal manoeuvres
quote: but if Apple dropped every one of it's legal actions tomorrow the legal IP wars around mobile would continue.