|Apple and Samsung|
The war between Samsung and Apple could come to an end. The PDG of the two giants have agreed to meet under the mediation of a US judge. After an open war that lasts a year, Apple and Samsung have taken a major step towards a possible reconciliation. The two companies have agreed to meet under the mediation of a US judge. The meeting to be held within 90 days should involve Tim Cook, Apple's PDG and Gee-Sung Choi, PDG of Samsung. According to the tribunal, if the matter is not settled out of court, the two companies must have a version of their claims and defenses. The patent war started when Apple accused Samsung of copying the design of its iPhone, after which Samsung had replied that Apple infringed 10 of its patents. Since climbing with, among others, a ban on release of the Samsung Galaxy Tab in Germany Tablet and a request by Apple to prohibit the sale of some Samsung phones. It is not certain that such a meeting leads to a settlement, so the conflict is deep between the two companies.