Chinese company to sue Apple because they released their iphone 5 clone first

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  1. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP Gold

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    therefore they hold the patent for the iphone 5 design in China and threaten to sue Apple if they release the iphone 5 for sale in China.

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    its one thing when a company decides to do something silly, but the chinese govt granted them a patent for their iphone 5 that runs Android.

    and this is the "serious international competition" we're afraid of?

    http://www.tweaktown.com/news/25665..._give_apple_legal_trouble_in_china/index.html
     
  2. stripes

    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    those sneaky chinks
     
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    hal is a chink
     
  4. JWC

    JWC Well-Known Member 2010 OG

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    Apple bit off more than it can chew. Doesn't matter to China. All the phones are made there anyway. The Chinese clone will bury the iPhone because it will be so much more inexpensive.
     
  5. Dainty Jainty

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    Fixed.
     
  6. Dick Gozinya

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    I don't get it. So the Chinese cloned the iPhone, which was already out there since 2007, and they can patent that like its a new design?
     
  7. stripes

    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    apples been ripping off apple idiots for years with inflated prices...fuck that cult & welcome to the global economy...:coffee:
     
  8. stripes

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    samsung owes 2bil to apple because they sold phones with rounded corners....:rolleye:
     
  9. walleye

    walleye Active Member Banned User

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    No. It's cost more because it worth it. I'll be the first in line.
    Hi JWC!
     
  10. JWC

    JWC Well-Known Member 2010 OG

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    :facepalm:
     
  11. Billy Brown

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    That wall is dumb anyway.
     
  12. JWC

    JWC Well-Known Member 2010 OG

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    The Chinese will do whatever they want with patents. The U.S. has no clout over there. If we cut off all Chinese imports, it would barely affect their economy. We lose either way.
     
  13. walleye

    walleye Active Member Banned User

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    I know
     
  14. walleye

    walleye Active Member Banned User

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    You didn't say hi!
     
  15. JWC

    JWC Well-Known Member 2010 OG

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    hi
     
  17. walleye

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    Droid sucks compared to Apple. My opinion.
     
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    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    of course you will...:coffee:
     
  19. walleye

    walleye Active Member Banned User

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    well not really, but I will get one online as soon as I can. Why?
     
  20. JWC

    JWC Well-Known Member 2010 OG

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    I've had both and I'll take my SII any day.