Microsoft Corp sued Motorola Inc for patent infringement on the handset maker's line of Android phones, the latest development in a web of legal actions in the evolving smartphone business. Microsoft, the world's largest software company, said on Friday that it sued Motorola for infringement of nine Microsoft patents in the Android-based smartphones, which run on software built by Google Inc. Microsoft makes its own Windows phone software.

Publish date: October 2, 2010 10:39 am| Modified date: December 18, 2013 6:47 pm

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