Janet I. Tu:
In news releases issued today, Microsoft announced agreements with
Acer and ViewSonic.
The agreement with Acer covers Microsoft’s patent portfolio for
Acer’s tablets and smartphones running the Android platform. The
agreement with ViewSonic covers Microsoft’s patent portfolio for
ViewSonic’s tablets and mobile phones running the Android or
Which major Android handset makers haven’t yet made such an agreement with Microsoft? Samsung and Motorola, I think. And they’ve already started their court case against Motorola.