Apple, Google Opening Bids For Kodak Patents
Apple and Google bid between $150 million and $250 million for a series of patents owned by Eastman Kodak. The company plans to auction off the 1,100 digital patents on Wednesday. Jeff Gamet tells us the patent portfolio could become a valuable asset in the company’s legal battles over "mobile device design infringement claims." Kodak will announce the new patents owner Aug. 13.