Apple (AAPL -0.3%) roundup: 1) For the first time, Apple is including Android itself in a patent...

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Apple (AAPL -0.3%) roundup: 1) For the first time, Apple is including Android itself in a patent suit against an OEM (Samsung). Does Google (GOOG) respond with a software patent suit, or does it continue to tread lightly? 2) Apple has been granted 29 new patents from the USPTO (I, II). One covers the iPad's design, and another a method for using a sound sensor to adjust audio output. 3) 88% and 75% of U.S and Western European iPhone owners say they're likely to buy another one, per Strategy Analytics. That's down from a prior 93% and 88%.