Apple settles with Creative on iPod patent Tags: MP3 Players iPod Apple Creative Audio Last response: August 28, 2006 7:11 AM in Home Audio Share mpjesse August 24, 2006 2:17:49 AM http://yro.slashdot.org/yro/06/08/24/001237.shtml Interesting... seems like Creative could have gotten more than 100 million. But creative is in a bit of financial trouble and probably realize that 100 million now is better than 500 million 7 years from now. More about : apple settles creative ipod patent strangestranger August 27, 2006 1:50:17 PM ye i read that although the thing to note is that creative also got the other lawsuits against it dropped and a deal to make accessories for the ipod. ironic in a way but should prove quite lucrative. r0x0r August 28, 2006 7:11:41 AM "Creative is very fortunate to have been granted this early patent," Apple's CEO Steve Jobs said in a press release.`" Did someone say "sore loser"? Damn Steve, it must suck to realise that your company isn't invincible. Just think, now you have something to talk about with the Sony guys at the bar. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCreative Seeks U.S. Injunction Against Apple Computer Inc. ForumMicrosoft Has Answer to iPod ForumSorry, I Can't Hear You: I'm an iPod User ForumI hate iPod 2 ForumWho Designed This Crap? The Great Ipod Scam ForumNEWSFLASH: ILLEGAL TO RIP CDS TO COMPUTER ForumShare an easiest way to enjoy all music/video on iPod/iPhone/Apple TV ForumAll Apple haters or just the article commenters? ForumDo you Hate Ipods/ Apple /Macs? ForumApple To Eliminate Printer Drivers Forum(NOT A TROLL THREAD) Apple , and why do/don't you buy their products? ForumCreative fscks with customers again! ForumApple - Intel Inside? ForumSecond Take: Microsoft At A Crossroads? ForumSP2500's or Another Subwoofer? More resources Read discussions in other Home Audio categories Headsets High-End Audio MP3 Players Pioneer Pro Audio Speakers Yamaha !