It would appear that Apple has lost an attempt to trademark the “iPad Mini”. This time it’s not nefarious foreigners subverting the just order of things simply by trademarking something several years before Apple did. No, that was what happened in Brazil with the IFone. Nor is it people nefariously selling the rights to everywhere but China but Apple’s lawyers didn’t notice, as happened with iPad in China.
No, this time it’s the US Patents and Trademarks Office saying that Apple simply cannot have a trademark on “iPad Mini”… View full story