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Smartwatch Patent Infringement Lawsuit Filed Against Garmin in Texas – The Battle for Wristwatch Technology Continues

BySamantha Jones

Mar 29, 2024
Garmin’s Smartwatch Technology at the Center of Patent Infringement Lawsuit

In the US District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, a lawsuit has been filed against Garmin Ltd., a company known for selling smartwatches, by Slyde Analytics LLC. The non-practicing entity claims that Garmin’s products are infringing on patents related to wristwatch touchscreens and other watch technology.

Slyde Analytics LLC owns nine patents in question, with specific accusations being directed at Patent 9,651,922. This patent relates to a method for a wristwatch to detect fingers and interpret touch signals. Garmin is accused of making and selling smartwatches with a digital display that infringe on this patent.

This lawsuit highlights the ongoing issue of patent infringement within the technology industry. As consumers, it is important to stay informed about these developments in order to make informed decisions about purchasing smartwatches in the future. The outcome of this lawsuit will be closely watched as it sets a precedent for similar cases in the industry.

By Samantha Jones

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