Smartphone Wars Means Legal Talk Over Patents

Now that Google is shelling out a massive $12.5 billion for the Motorola mobile division, it seems that the all they may have been after is the patents all seventeen thousand of them! Now this means that Google can slip into the mobile market avoiding all of the pitfalls and drama that is affecting other phone makers. to illustrate this news provider Reuters have come up with an interesting graphic that shows just how and where the current law suits are being played, some as will notice are law suits and counter suits. these legal actions will mean that Google can avoid this by building their own devices and running the Android operating system on them, it is a win win situation for Google!

Source [NPR]