Court Reverses Apple’s Injunction Against Samsung Galaxy Nexus


A U.S. Federal Appeals Court reversed Apple’s injunction against the Samsung Galaxy Nexus according to Reuters. In the ruling the appeals court decided that Apple’s injunction against the Samsung Galaxy Nexus was wrong. The court found that while Samsung may infringe Apple’s universal search patent, the feature itself will not cause irreparable harm to Apple’s sales. In […]

Samsung Inadvertently Removed Universal Search From UK Galaxy S III

We've heard that the Verizon Galaxy S III Jelly Bean update is close.

Samsung recently pushed out an OTA update to the international Galaxy S III that removed universal search, but it seems the update was a mistake. According to Tech Radar Samsung confirmed that it accidentally removed the feature from the international version of the Galaxy S III. Samsung has promised that it will “provide the correct […]

New OTA Update for International Galaxy S III Removes Universal Search


Following updates for the U.S.-based AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon Wireless models of the flagship Galaxy S III smartphone, Samsung is also rolling out the same update to the international edition of the Galaxy S III for GSM networks. The update, which actually doesn’t add any new functionality or bug fixes to the smartphone, does the […]

Samsung Galaxy S III OTA Updates Are A “Precautionary Measure”

Galaxy S III

Recent Samsung Galaxy S III OTA updates that remove universal search are Samsung’s way of warding off Apple before the company can get the Galaxy S III banned. According to The Verge, Samsung views the OTA updates as a “precautionary measure to ensure that U.S. consumers may enjoy using our innovative products without interruption.” The updates […]

Sprint, AT&T Galaxy S III Updated to Remove Universal Search

This is now removed as part of Samsung's software update.

In addition to working around the Galaxy Nexus ban as part of Apple’s lawsuit against rival Samsung, it appears that Samsung is preemptively trying not to upset the iPhone-maker with its own flagship Galaxy S III smartphone. The company had started issuing an update to remove universal search features on the Sprint Galaxy S III […]