Posted Nov. 12, 2012 at 6:13 a.m.

Premium Lock Apple avoids 'thermonuclear war' is settling HTC patent dispute

Published: 2012-11-12 06:13:08
Updated: 2012-11-12 06:13:08

Apple's CEO Tim Cook talks new products. Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple Inc., speaks during an event in San Jose, California, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012. Apple Inc. is taking the wraps off a smaller iPad today, betting that a less expensive version of its tablet computer will help the company fend off competitors including Microsoft Corp., Amazon.com Inc. and Google Inc. Photographer: Noah Berger/Bloomberg *** Local Caption *** Tim Cook Image 1 of 2 · Next Image…

The settlement with HTC, the first company Apple sued for violating iPhone patents, suggests CEO Tim Cook will take a softer line than Jobs, who vowed before his death last year to wage all-out war against smartphones powered by Google Inc.'s Android software....

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