Stories by Ephraim Schwartz

Patent protection flashpoint court case

Who would have thought that a fight over a patent on an adjustable gas pedal could result in a shake-up to the entire software industry? But this is the situation as the US Supreme Court readies to hear oral arguments in KSR International v Teleflex on 28 November.

PalmSource to partner with mobile Linux provider

Building on its original decision last year to move its OS to the Linux kernel, PalmSource announced Tuesday a partnership with key mobile Linux OS provider MontaVista Software. The two companies plan to promote the development of Linux-based OSes and applications for Linux-based mobile phones.

PalmOne unveils Tungsten T5

In a crowded corporate market where handhelds and handsets are fighting it out for supremacy, PalmOne is introducing a device it hopes will cut through the noise.