Apple in Suit Over iTunes, iPod

Martin, Scott
March 2008
Red Herring;3/12/2008, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on a patent infringement suit filed by ZapMedia Services against Apple over iTunes and iPod technology, at the U.S. District Court of Texas. ZapMedia claims that Apple violated two of its patents that cover iTunes- and iPod-like features. The lawsuit seeks Apple royalties on revenues related to iPod and iTunes.


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