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Apple: Samsung ripped off our phone patent! USPTO: What patent?

Steve Todd

Re: Im sure that

There were other touch screen smart phones of the same era that managed to look far less like the iPhone. It wasn't like you couldn't build a smart phone without infringing on the Apple design, but Samsung seemed in particular to be keen to get as close as they could without actually putting an Apple logo on them. The design patent isn't just rounded corners, it's proportions, angles, bezel widths etc. your P900 wouldn't have fallen foul of the Apple Design Patent if it had come after it.

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