China’s Xiaomi Buys Microsoft Patents to Spur Global Forays

  • Patents cover wireless communications, video and cloud
  • Xiaomi has faced patent wrangles in international markets

Xiaomi Buys 1,500 Patents From Microsoft for Growth

Xiaomi Corp. bought nearly 1,500 technology patents from Microsoft Corp. in a deal that may smooth potential legal tangles over intellectual property as it pushes beyond China.

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