Sony Ericsson is suing wireless provider Clearwire for trademark infringement, claiming that Clearwire's green and white swirl logo is far too similar to the Ericsson's own logo. In a lawsuit filed in U.S. district court in Virginia last week, Sony Ericsson said that Clearwire's swirl logo will confuse customers.
Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced today that he would be taking his second medical leave in three years to focus on his health. Jobs is not relinquishing the title of CEO. COO Tim Cook will take over operations of Apple. Reuters reported that Apple shares fell 8.3 percent in Frankfurt by 10 am, just hours after the announcement.