Google (GOOG) -0.8% AH in response to Apple's (AAPL) huge patent win over Samsung (SSNLF.PK)....

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Google (GOOG) -0.8% AH in response to Apple's (AAPL) huge patent win over Samsung (SSNLF.PK). The software patents Google acquired via Motorola Mobility, some of which recently became the subject of an ITC suit, are now more important than ever in defending Android. Microsoft (MSFT) has to be pleased with the verdict, given it could boost OEM interest in Windows Phone.