May 23, 2012 7:17am
The patent trolls – big or small – come out everyday to claim what they believe is theirs. In the mobile space it seems like there’s a corporate mission to have ongoing patent infringement lawsuits. Apple is going after Samsung, and Samsung is going after Apple. Microsoft is targeting Motorola, and Kodak has their bankrupt eyes on RIM. Thankfully, a fresh, much needed, infographic was created by Visual.ly to understand this ongoing patent saga. It’s an interesting chart, broken out by how many patents each company owns, then how many lawsuits are pending – currently Apple has the most at 10.