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  • VirnetX (VHC) +28.6% following its legal win against Apple. Though the ruling was related to FaceTime, VirnetX's VPN patents could theoretically be asserted against many other products - the company is also suing Cisco, Avaya, and Siemens. An Apple (AAPL) attorney sounds defiant: "VirnetX is not entitled to money for things they did not invent. The VirnetX technology, if used, is a small part of very large, complex products." Samsung and Google probably feel the same away about some other patents. (PR[View news story]
    @Silvy - you mean Apple didn't invent the rectangle (w/ rounding corners)? Wow! And to think I was so impressed with Apple when they released their first rectangle phone...I was like "wow, first we put a man on the moon, now we have public companies inventing and innovating things like rectangle phones!" What will Apple come up with next - will they patent a round steering wheel for our cars and then sue everyone who dares to use it!

    At least the VHC patent is a genuine technological innovation...and ironically they are getting 1/3 the damages that Samsung had to pay for using Apple's rectangle...
    Nov 7, 2012. 02:19 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is VirnetX Really A 'Fairytale'? [View article]
    @Martha, instead of foreclosing or questioning in its entirety the merit of this reporter's work based on a technical issue that really doesn't bare much weight on the balance of the fundamentals of the article, why don't you stop waiving that highbrow of yours up there on your 10 foot pole and actually write how you really feel about the remainder of the reporter's work instead of pretending that it somehow cannot not be analyzed due to your observation - that is just nonsense.
    Oct 9, 2012. 09:40 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is VirnetX Really A 'Fairytale'? [View article]
    Honest unbiased analysis - thank you.
    Jul 31, 2012. 06:50 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Herbalife (HLF +8.9%) soars as the company's name has not (yet) been uttered by David Einhorn at Ira Sohn. More from Einhorn.  [View news story]
    I expected more of a frenzy of short covering after this development...Einhorn finished just in time to trade before the close.
    May 16, 2012. 05:33 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment