Tuesday, February 06, 2007

Apple, Nike sued over data collecting shoe

The Detroit News reports that Apple Inc. and Nike Inc. were sued by a Colorado company accusing them (in their Nike+iPod Sport Kit) of infringing claims of a patent directed to shoes that collect the wearer's pace and distance data. PhatRat Technology LLC, a maker of wireless devices that gauge a wearer's performance, said that Apple and Nike are using its patented innovations without permission.


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