Microsoft will have fewer patents to contend with in its fight against Google-owned Motorola Mobility.
Motorola earlier this week filed a motion with the International Trade Commission asking that patent-infringement claims it has brought against Microsoft related to Wi-Fi be removed from consideration in their ongoing legal battle. Motorola didn't provide a concrete reason on why it decided against arguing its case.
FOSS Patents' Florian Mueller, who acknowledges having been a paid consultant for Microsoft, was first to report on the move.
Microsoft and Motorola are battling it out all over the world over several patents. Motorola has argued … Read more