Electronics News Byte: Obama Administration Overturns Ban on Apple Products

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After reviewing the United States International Trade Commission?s order to ban some patent violating older-model Apple iPhones and iPads, the Obama administration has vetoed a product ban that would have forced Apple to stop selling them. Kristin Huguet, an Apple spokeswoman said ?We applaud the administration for standing up for innovation in this landmark case.? Samsung owns the patents in question. LG is planning to dramatically increase its commitment to OLED screen production. A company spokesperson told Korea Times in an interviewIn that the second half of 2014 LG will bring online its eight-generation glass-cutting technology. With that, the company will be able to start mass-producing OLED screens for televisions. Have you heard? Google's Motorola division has a new phone called the Moto X. The widely rumored device got an official unveiling and it's as cool-looking and full-featured as any flagship model in the industry. In an effort ot go after mainstream sales, the phone will be available on the five major U.S. carriers in a few weeks for $199.

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