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Why Banks Should Want Their SME Customers - PYMNTS.com;

Why Banks Should Want Their SME Customers - PYMNTS.com

PYMNTS.comWhy Banks Should Want Their SME CustomersPYMNTS.comAt first glance, the general consensus of the small business market today is that this customer base isn't exactly lucrative for major financial institutions. It's a sentiment that is often used to explain the retreat of large, traditional FIs from ...and more »

Apple agrees to pay Ericsson 0.5% of all iPad and iPhone revenue - Geek;

Apple agrees to pay Ericsson 0.5% of all iPad and iPhone revenue - Geek

GeekApple agrees to pay Ericsson 0.5% of all iPad and iPhone revenueGeekSwedish company Ericsson has been involved in telecom technology for decades, and consequently it has a mountain of patents. It has licensing agreements in place with a number of large mobile device makers, and now it can add Apple to that list.and more »

Ericsson signs patent deal with Apple, shares soar - Reuters;

Ericsson signs patent deal with Apple, shares soar - Reuters

ReutersEricsson signs patent deal with Apple, shares soarReutersSTOCKHOLM Swedish mobile telecom gear maker Ericsson said it had signed a patent license deal with Apple Inc over technology that helps smartphones and tablets connect to mobile networks, sending its shares up much as 8 percent. The deal ends a ...and more »

Ericsson ends patent feud with Apple, signs new licence deal - The Indian Express;

Ericsson ends patent feud with Apple, signs new licence deal - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressEricsson ends patent feud with Apple, signs new licence dealThe Indian ExpressSwedish mobile telecom gear maker Ericsson said it had signed a patent licence deal with Apple Inc, sending its shares up much as 8 per cent. Google +. By: Reuters | Stockholm | Published:December 22, 2015 12:16 pm. Ericsson, Apple, Apple Inc, Ericsson ...and more »

Apple and Ericsson Ends Dispute; Works Together to Develop 5G - Lawyer Herald

Apple and Ericsson Ends Dispute; Works Together to Develop 5GLawyer HeraldApple and Ericsson end dispute with each other, venture into a new collaboration for 5g development.(Photo : Apple/Ericsson). Apple Inc. and Ericsson have settled their year-long dispute over mobile-device patent by signing an agreement. They agreed to ...and more »

Apple Inc. and Ericsson Forgive, Forget, and Move On - Motley Fool;

Apple Inc. and Ericsson Forgive, Forget, and Move On - Motley Fool

Motley FoolApple Inc. and Ericsson Forgive, Forget, and Move OnMotley FoolThis accord cancels lawsuits in five different jurisdictions, which adds to the warm fuzzies for everyone involved. Anders Bylund. (TMFZahrim). Dec 21, 2015 at 7:51PM. Eric Logo. Image source: Ericsson. Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is no stranger to the ...and more »

Ericsson gets huge boost to patent income after settlement with Apple - Ars Technica;

Ericsson gets huge boost to patent income after settlement with Apple - Ars Technica

Ars TechnicaEricsson gets huge boost to patent income after settlement with AppleArs TechnicaApple and Swedish telecom Ericsson have ended a year-long patent dispute that spanned US federal courts, the International Trade Commission, and included lawsuits in the United Kingdom, Germany, and the Netherlands. Exact financial terms weren't ...and more »

Apple and Ericsson End Patent Lawsuit, Plan Cooperation - Bloomberg;

Apple and Ericsson End Patent Lawsuit, Plan Cooperation - Bloomberg

BloombergApple and Ericsson End Patent Lawsuit, Plan CooperationBloombergEricsson and Apple settled a legal dispute over mobile-device patents, reaching a licensing agreement and paving the way for cooperation between the two technology-industry giants. Ericsson shares jumped. Bloomberg Intelligence's Matt Larson has more ...and more »

Apple, Ericsson settle patent fight, agree to collaborate on 5G, video management and optimization - FierceWireless

Apple, Ericsson settle patent fight, agree to collaborate on 5G, video management and optimizationFierceWirelessEricsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) said they have settled a high-profile patent dispute, bringing an end to pending lawsuits in three European countries and two U.S. courts. Shares of Ericsson were up 5 percent following the ...and more »

Ericsson suckles on Apple's massive teat thanks to multi-billion dollar patent deal - BetaNews;

Ericsson suckles on Apple's massive teat thanks to multi-billion dollar patent deal - BetaNews

BetaNewsEricsson suckles on Apple's massive teat thanks to multi-billion dollar patent dealBetaNewsSome companies innovate, while some imitate. Other businesses make money from patent deals. There is nothing wrong with protecting patents, but sometimes a company that truly moves the dial ends up paying a lesser company as a result. The latest such ...and more »

Ericsson settlement could help improve iPhone margins for Apple, Wells Fargo says - Apple Insider;

Ericsson settlement could help improve iPhone margins for Apple, Wells Fargo says - Apple Insider

Apple InsiderEricsson settlement could help improve iPhone margins for Apple, Wells Fargo saysApple InsiderA new global cross-patent licensing agreement between Apple and Ericsson could help improve gross margins on the iPhone going forward, further padding Apple's bottom line, according to a new analysis. Maynard Um of Wells Fargo Securities issued a ...and more »

Apple swallows 7 year mobile patent payments deal from Ericsson - The Register;

Apple swallows 7 year mobile patent payments deal from Ericsson - The Register

The RegisterApple swallows 7 year mobile patent payments deal from EricssonThe RegisterApple will pay Ericsson to use patented networking technologies employed by its iPhones and iPads, ending a year-long spat between the pair. The fruity firm will cough up one lump sum royalty payment to the Swedish telecoms equipment giant, followed by ...and more »

Deal means Apple will pay Ericsson every time it sells an iPhone - TrustedReviews

Deal means Apple will pay Ericsson every time it sells an iPhoneTrustedReviewsApple and telecommunications company Ericsson have resolved their ongoing patent dispute with a deal which will see Apple pay a portion of its iPhone and iPad revenue to Ericsson. Neither company has disclosed how much money Ericsson will make from ...and more »

Apple and Ericsson Settle Litigation With Global Patent License Agreement - Mac Rumors;

Apple and Ericsson Settle Litigation With Global Patent License Agreement - Mac Rumors

Mac RumorsApple and Ericsson Settle Litigation With Global Patent License AgreementMac Rumorsipad_iphone_ios_8 Ericsson announced today that it has reached a seven-year global patent cross licensing agreement with Apple for standard-essential technologies, including GSM, UMTS and LTE cellular standards, thereby settling all litigation between ...and more »

Ericsson, Apple to develop 5G phones and end litigation (Update) - Phys.Org

Ericsson, Apple to develop 5G phones and end litigation (Update)Phys.OrgSwedish telecoms firm Ericsson AB has inked a 7-year deal with Apple Inc. that brings an end to outstanding mutual patent litigations between the two and paves the way for their joint-development of the next generation of super-fast phones. Ericsson ...and more »

Apple agrees to pay Ericsson royalties on iPhones and iPads for seven years - Digital Trends

Apple agrees to pay Ericsson royalties on iPhones and iPads for seven yearsDigital TrendsA year-long patent dispute between Apple and Ericsson has finally been resolved through a settlement. Ericsson, the former phone maker and long-time Sony partner, owns a number of patents that are crucial to the function of modern smartphones ...and more »

Apple agrees to pay Ericsson a portion of its iPhone revenue in patent deal - The Verge;

Apple agrees to pay Ericsson a portion of its iPhone revenue in patent deal - The Verge

The VergeApple agrees to pay Ericsson a portion of its iPhone revenue in patent dealThe VergeApple and the mobile telecom giant Ericsson have agreed upon a patent license deal that will find the world's largest company paying out a small portion of its iPhone revenue to the Swedish company. Ericsson did not announce how much it stands to make ...and more »

Apple may cut Ericsson in for 0.5% of revenue on every iPhone sold - VentureBeat

Apple may cut Ericsson in for 0.5% of revenue on every iPhone soldVentureBeat(Reuters) – Swedish mobile telecom gear maker Ericsson announced it had signed a patent license deal with Apple, ending a year-long dispute and sending its shares up 7 percent on Monday. Ericsson did not specify how much it would earn from the deal ...and more »

Apple reportedly agrees to pay Ericsson 0.5% of iPhone & iPad revenues in patent settlement - 9 to 5 Mac (press release);

Apple reportedly agrees to pay Ericsson 0.5% of iPhone & iPad revenues in patent settlement - 9 to 5 Mac (press release)

9 to 5 Mac (press release)Apple reportedly agrees to pay Ericsson 0.5% of iPhone & iPad revenues in patent settlement9 to 5 Mac (press release)A long-running patent dispute between Apple and mobile comms pioneer Ericsson dating has been settled, said the Swedish company, announcing that a license deal for its 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE patents had been reached. The amount Apple agreed to pay for ...and more »

Apple and Ericsson sign deal to end patent licence dispute - Financial Times;

Apple and Ericsson sign deal to end patent licence dispute - Financial Times

Financial TimesApple and Ericsson sign deal to end patent licence disputeFinancial TimesApple and Ericsson have reached an agreement on the US group's use of technologies needed for its iPhones and iPads after settling a long-running legal dispute. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the topic, we deliver the news. Select ...and more »