Apple Seeds: Apple’s Battle With Samsung May Be Coming to an End, Flashback Still Affecting Some, More

Apple Seeds is iSource’s daily roundup of Apple-related stories for the most diehard of fans, or for the news junkie that has to have all of the day’s news:

Apple and Samsung CEOS Meet for Moderated Patent Settlement Talks

FOSS Patents is reporting that Apple and Samsung have met for court-moderated settlement talks regarding the two companies’ ongoing patent battle. These talks are being described as “semi-voluntary”. It would seem that the battle these two companies have been locked in, may be soon coming to an end. [Read More]

Flashback Malware Still Installed on 100,000 Machines

Apple is doing their best to contain the Flashback outbreak, but Symantec is noting that over a 100,000 Macs are still afflicted. That number is down from 600,000+ just a few weeks ago. [Read More]

Apple Working on Local Backup Service for iOS Devices Needing Genius Bar Replacement

Apple is reportedly working on in-store hardware that will quickly backup a user’s device that is in need of a replacement. Once backed up, Genius staff could transfer the data to the replacement device. [Read More]

iPhone Again Represents Over Half of Verizon’s Smartphone Sales

Verizon has activated over 3.2 million iPhones in Q1 of 2012. This number is down from 4.3 million iPhones in the previous quarter, but still represents over half of Verizon’s smartphone activations for that quarter. [Read More]

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