Lodsys responds to Apple by suing iOS Developers earlier than planned.
From Lodsys’ blog:
Q: Why did Lodsys sue some App Developers on May 31, 2011?
Lodsys chose to move its litigation timing to an earlier date than originally planned, in response to Apple’s threat, in order to preserve its legal options.
Lodsys also sent Legal threats to Android Developers regarding in-app-purchasing patent.
Lodsys revealed that Apple, Google and Microsoft are already licensee of Lodsys’ patent portfolio. Apple, Google and Microsoft could seek to invalidate Lodsys patent.
For some reason, this is what the iPhone 4 thinks of Lodsys: