The patent and hardware wars in the smartphone andmarkets just got much more complicated as Google has publicly announced its intentions on buying .
houses over 20,000 patents both e listing and pending, which will give Google the much needed advantage and protection against Apple and Microsoft who both seem bent on suing anyone who uses a touchscreen. This may mean some poor response from current manufacturers such as and HTC, but it will help protect them all in the long run with use.
Bold move Google. The price to buy is $12.5 billion, which is about 25% of Google’s piggy bank.
(Via – techcrunch)
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