Microsoft Sues Motorola Over Android Phones

Microsoft Corp sued Motorola Inc for patent infringement on the handset maker's line of Android phones, the latest development in a web of legal actions in the evolving smartphone business. Microsoft, the world's largest software company, said on Friday that it sued Motorola for infringement of nine Microsoft patents in the Android-based smartphones, which run on software built by Google Inc. Microsoft makes its own Windows phone software.

Published Date: Oct 02, 2010 10:39 am | Updated Date: Oct 02, 2010 10:39 am