Apple patent case muddies waters for smartphone manufacturers

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The end of the lawsuit between Samsung and Apple might create a different kind of  “pinch” for other smartphone manufacturers.

Apple’s pinch – where a user can slide fingers on the screen to make items larger – was one of the patent infringements upheld in the court case. That means other smartphones that use the technology could also be in violation of the patent protections.

Read more at the Washington Post.