Patents Traded, And The WAP Game Continues
- Geoworks lays groundwork for WAP IPR royalties. Bruno, Antony // RCR;01/24/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p3
Reports on Geoworks Corp.'s launch of a licensing program in January 2000 to collect royalties on a user-interface method employed by the Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) and Wireless Markup Language for which it is claiming to hold intellectual property rights (IPR). White paper sent to WAP...
- WAP patent lawsuits settled. Bruno, Antony // RCR Wireless News;1/1/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p2
Reports on the settlement of the patent dispute between Openwave Systems Inc. and Geoworks Corp. with a cross-licensing agreement involving wireless application protocol.
- IPRs Strike WAP. Harter, Betsy // Wireless Review;08/15/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 16, Special section p12
Deals with the intellectual property rights (IPR) issues surrounding the Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) specification for wireless communication. Lawsuit filed by Phone.com against Geoworks over WAP patents; Impact of IPR and IPR licensing fees on WAP development according to Andrew Cole...
- OPENWAVE MOBILE GATEWAY GETS WAP 1.1 CERTIFICATION. // Computer Protocols;Apr2001, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p7
Reports on the announcement by Openwave Systems Inc. on the WAP 1.1 certification received by the Openwave Mobile Access Gateway, from WAP Forum's Open Group.
- WAP: Life Or Death? Smith, Brad // Wireless Week;01/31/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p1
Focuses on the move of Geoworks Corp. on its plan to imposed license fees to use its patented Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) technology. Speculations of some analysts on the move of Geoworks; Comments from other WAP license holders.
- WAP licensing flap. Ryan, Vincent // Telephony;01/31/2000, Vol. 238 Issue 5, p22
Reports that Geoworks has announced that it owns patent rights to pieces of Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) and the wireless markup language, and plans to charge a licensing fee for the use of the technology. Implication of the announcement; Position of the WAP forum on the issue; Types of...
- WAP PHONE MICROBROWSER SUPPORTS LOCATION-BASED SERVICES. // Telephone IP News;Jan2001, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p7
Reports on the availability of the UP.Browser microbrowser in the Wireless Application Protocol-enabled mobile telephones from Openwave Systems Inc.
- Siemens to supply WAP to China Mobile. // RCR Wireless News;3/19/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p119
Reports on the selection of Siemens AG and Openwave to supply Wireless Application Protocol to China Mobile Communications Corp.
- WAP Patent Suit Kicks Up Dust. Smith, Brad // Wireless Week;05/01/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 18, p1
Reports on the decision of Geoworks Corp. to charge licensing fees from companies using the wireless application protocol (WAP). Lawsuit filed by Phone.com Inc. against Geoworks; Significance of the lawsuit on the future of WAP; Views of analysts on WAP.