​Apple, Microsoft, Sony sell smartphone patents for $900M – CNET

The tech giants finally relinquish their hold on the highly-coveted technology rights, possibly marking the end of a patent fight between Android phone manufacturers and competitors. by Donna Tam · @DonnaYTam; December 23, 2014 1:38 PM PST.
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