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Research In Motion sued for patent infringement regarding

Research In Motion sued for patent infringement regarding "Emoticon Input Method and Apparatus"

A patent here, a lawsuit there. RIM's latest patent issues fall to their use of Emoticons on devices. Varia Holdings LLC is suing Research In Motion for infringing on a patent for Emoticon Input Method and Apparatus -- or simply put, using emoticons -- which is obviously a big part of BlackBerry devices. The original patent states in part that: A mobile communication device having...

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