The court room is not looking so good for Apple right now. Earlier this month Apple sued HTC, the leading maker of android phone, for 20 patents infringements; but in a trademarks case just decided, a “tribunal has knocked down Apple’s bid to stop a small company from trademarking the name DOPi for use on its laptop bags and cases for Apple products. Apple argued that the DOPi name – which is iPod spelt backwards – was too similar to its own popular portable music player”.
I guess Apple forgot to patent the letter “i”. I was about to trademark idroid, but it is taken. Sorry Apple.
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