Another day, another ruling in a German court battle between Apple and Motorola Mobility.
Judge Dr. Peter Guntz of the Munich I Regional Court ruled today that Motorola violates a photo gallery patent Apple holds, according to FOSS Patents' Florian Mueller, who was in attendance at the proceeding. The ruling gives Apple the opportunity to ban all infringing Motorola products, including two of the company's Android-based smartphones and the Xoom tablet. Mueller didn't say which two smartphones were included in the suit.
Apple is not compelled to enforce the ban. However, if it does, Mueller says that Motorola … Read more