Tech giants sparring over possible smartphone ban

Jan 31, 2014, 12:06 AM EST
Samsung Electronics Vice President Nandra Ramachandran is silhouetted against a video presentation as he speaks during a press event at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center for the 2014 International CES on January 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Samsung sought to defeat Apple's bid for a permanent sales ban against some Samsung smartphones, arguing in court on Thursday that Apple's request was an attempt to instill fear among telecom carriers and retailers that carry Samsung's products.
Apple, Samsung spar over potential U.S. ban on smartphone sales [Reuters]
Samsung not sanctioned over leakage of Apple documents [PCWorld]