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Unwired Planet Buys 2185 Ericsson Patents
01/14/2013 | Forbes
Last week, Unwired Planet, a patent licensing company that once upon a time was an Internet services company called Openwave, announced a deal to acquire a portfolio of 2,185 U.S. and international patents and patents pending from Ericsson.


Ericsson will transfer almost 2,000 patents to Unwired Planet
01/11/2013 | CIO
IDG News Service — Ericsson has agreed to transfer 1,922 patents and 263 patent applications to Unwired Planet in return for a share in ongoing revenue from the patents.


Ericsson hands over 2,000 patents to licensing company suing Apple, Google and RIM
01/11/2013 | ZDNet
Summary: Ericsson has handed over a chunk of its IP to Unwired Planet, a company that used to make mobile software but now negotiates licence fees, best known for its patent fights with some of mobile's biggest names.


Unwired Planet fires ten-gun patent broadsides at Apple AND Google
09/21/2012 | The Register
Apple and Google will find themselves on the same side of the patent court defending against Unwired Planet, which has accused the pair of infringing 20 patents filed while it was known as OpenWave.


Unwired Planet (formerly Openwave) Takes to the Sky Zeppelin Style
06/08/2012 | Silicon Valley Business Journal
Unwired Planet is rebranding itself in a big way. Literally.



Openwave Becomes Unwired Planet
05/01/2012 | Forbes
Unwired Planet, the company previously known as Openwave Systems, this morning said it has completed the sale of its Mediation and Messaging product lines to the investment firm Marlin Equity Partners


Unwired Planet Sets Sail on Patent Offensive
05/01/2012 | Cnet
Unwired Planet, formerly known as Openwave Systems, has completed the sale of its Mediation and Messaging product businesses to Marlin Equity Partners, the company announced today. Now that it has gotten those products out of the way, it plans to focus solely on its patent portfolio.