Google Maps could be banned in Germany

Google allegedly violated Microsoft’s technology patent

Google has to face a new battle in Germany, where the tech giant and rival Microsoft aims to ban Google Maps over patents violation.

Microsoft originally filed the lawsuit against Motorola Mobility alleging Google's subsidiary infringed a key patent for technology involving a "computer system for identifying local resources" used in the Android app of Google Maps.

However, when Motorola explained that it has no responsibilities on Google Maps' operations, Microsoft...

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