Fujifilm sues Motorola over four patents used on Android phones

Another day, another lawsuit. Fujifilm is suing Motorola, alleging that the company has illegally infringed on four of Fuji’s patents in the production of Motorola’s Android phones. Fuji claims that a large number of Motorola’s handsets are involved. The patents are Patent #6,144,763 Patent #6,915,119, Patent #7,327,886 and Patent #5,734,427.
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Facebook acquires bookmarking company Spool

Yesterday it was revealed that Facebook has acquired mobile social bookmarking company Spool. In a post on the company’s blog, the Spool team told users that it was joining forces with the world’s largest social network, but details on the acquisition have yet to be revealed.
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XBMC announces Android app

Android users will like this news. XBMC has just announced its full featured app for Android. The announcement was made on the developer’s blog and the app will work on any Android-based smartphone, tablet, set-top box or almost anything else that runs on Android.
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Resident Evil restaurant opens in Japan

Take a scary game with lots of blood and guts, then build a dining experience around it. Sounds like Japan alright. Capcom announced last month that it will be installing a Resident Evil restaurant in Shibuya, Tokyo this month. Apparently it opened yesterday. This Resident Evil-themed restaurant is appropriately called Biohazard Cafe and Grill, and is now open to the public.
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Nintendo 3DS sales hit 5 million in US

Nintendo has hit another milestone as they have announced that the company has sold 5 million 3DS handsets since its initial debut in March of 2011. But that isn’t all that they are celebrating. They’ve also broke some ground in game sales. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D sold 1 million, while Super Mario 3D land has sold 2.1 million and Mario Kart 7 has sold 1.75 million.
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Retailers reporting Nexus 7 as sold out

Well that didn’t take long at all. It’s no secret that people are going to love 7″ tablets that are priced at $200 from a major brand. Now we have word that retail partners have already begun reporting that the Google Nexus 7 is sold out. Reuters reports that GameStop, Staples, Sam’s Club, Office Depot, and Walmart have all listed the tablet as sold out. Remember, these are all pre-orders. It hasn’t hit shelves yet.
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Is this Sony’s latest PlayStation 3 redesign?

There was a new PS3 variant that passed through the FCC recently and even though that one didn’t have photos to confirm a redesign, a new one has hit Anatel (which is basically Brazil’s version of the FCC) with several pictures. It shows models CECH-4011A, CECH-4011B and CECH-4011C. It is a lot less sexy than what we have now.
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