It’s hard to keep up with who is suing whom on the wireless battlefield these days. Today, Motorola Inc. filed several patent-infringement complaints against Apple Inc., alleging that the iPhone, iPad, iTouch and some Macintosh computers illegally use Motorola’s technology. On Friday, Microsoft Corp. sued Motorola, alleging violations of its patents.
But here’s an eye-popping chart from Information is Beautiful that can help you keep track. See for yourself if there’s a connection between a company’s revenues and its willingness to sue.