Apple is being sued for alleged infringement of patents covering Face ID and various camera technologies. The lawsuit was filed in the US district court for the Western District of Texas, stating that Apple is knowingly violating five patents related to its smartphone cameras.
These patents relate to technologies that can “help users interact with smartphones,” including unlocking devices, capturing images or videos, and other tasks. Wadi, Gesture Technology Partners, LLC, in 2013 Drs. Was founded by Timothy Prior. It previously owns five patents allegedly infringed by Apple.
In addition to Face ID technology, smart HDR, facial recognition and optical image stabilization are mentioned in photographs. The patent also states that Apple and Dr. Prior had previously collaborated.
The document also states that Dr. regarding license problems. Prior contacted Apple. However, Apple did not take any action to address the breach. Because of this, the plaintiff claims that Apple has directly and willfully infringed these patents.
In the trial, Prior is asking a jury to find Apple in violation of intellectual property rights. In addition, he also seeks compensation for all expenses, including lawyer expenses and other legal costs.
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