Apple Pinch - to - Zoom Patent Stomped

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    THE WALL STREET JOURNAL Technology Alert
    Apple 'Pinch-to-Zoom' Patent Invalidated by U.S.
    One of Apple's touch-related patents, used as a cornerstone of its case against Samsung, has been invalidated by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

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    Very interesting. I'm not exactly sure how they patented a finger gesture in the first place but this will change the playing field a bit. It's a victory for Samsung, IMO.

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