TITLE

WAP patent lawsuits settled

AUTHOR(S)
Bruno, Antony
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;1/1/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the settlement of the patent dispute between Openwave Systems Inc. and Geoworks Corp. with a cross-licensing agreement involving wireless application protocol.
ACCESSION #
3962416

 

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